Real Madrid 2-0 Eibar: Marco Asensio and Karim Benzema score as Real close the gap on Atletico Madrid at the top of the La Liga table
|Karim Benzema has scored 8 goals in 6 La Liga games. (Photo credit: @realmadriden via Twitter)|
Karim Benzema can't stop scoring as he was on target in Real Madrid 2-0 victory over Eibar in La Liga.
The French forward scored his 24th goal of the season with a strong header in the 73rd minute.
Marco Asensio opened the scoring when he was played through by midfielder Casemiro.
The victory takes Real to within three points of table-toppers Atletico Madrid, who will play at Sevilla on Sunday.
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Real Madrid would hope this match could spur them on as they continue to prepare for Tuesday's Champions League tie against Liverpool.