Real hit 100-mark, Villarreal relegated
Champions Real Madrid beat Mallorca 4-1 to break the 100-point barrier on the final day of La Liga season as Villarreal sensationally slipped through the relegation trapdoor.sports Updated: May 15, 2012 01:19 IST
Champions Real Madrid beat Mallorca 4-1 to break the 100-point barrier on the final day of La Liga season as Villarreal sensationally slipped through the relegation trapdoor.
Mesut Ozil scored twice while Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema also hit the target as Jose Mourinho's Real yesterday smashed Barcelona’s previous record of 99 points from the 2009-10 season.
The Santiago Bernabeu was given the first chance to celebrate Mourinho’s maiden Spanish title with Los Blancos and resonated with a celebratory atmosphere to see skipper Iker Casillas lift the trophy after the match.
Qatar-owned Malaga secured fourth place in La Liga and a first shot at the Champions League with a 1-0 home win over Sporting Gijon, who joined Villarreal in being relegated.
First Published: May 15, 2012 01:16 IST