Raul Garcia was sent off after 13 minutes when Real Madrid beat Bilbao in the league last month but this time he had two goals in the first half, each coming after a mistake by Lucas Vazquez.
LaLiga: Lionel Messi's future will depend on Barcelona elections and sporting project, says former Real Madrid captain Fernando Hierro
Former Real Madrid defender and captain Fernando Hierro spoke about Lionel Messi, Sergio Ramos and the on-going LaLiga season where Atletico Madrid are in command.
Jovic's temporary return 'home' was announced by Eintracht sporting director Fredi Bobic on Tuesday.
LaLiga: Lionel Messi, Antoine Griezmann net two each as Barcelona rout Granada; Sevilla edge Real Sociedad
Second-placed Real Madrid were one point behind Atletico after being held at Osasuna to 0-0 in a match played in steady snowfall and with barely any scoring chances for either side.
Takefusa Kubo, nicknamed "the Japanese Messi", returned to Spain in 2019 when he joined Real Madrid, but has yet to play for the club.
LaLiga: Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema to face trial over involvement in blackmail of Mathieu Valbuena
Benzema, 33, who has not been selected for his country since the affair came to light in 2015, is accused of paying individuals to extort money from Valbuena by threatening to make the video public.
In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, LaLiga’s India head, Jose Antonio Cachaza, dwells on year 2020, league’s broadcasting plans, and of course, Lionel Messi.
Ozil moved to Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013 and is the highest paid player in the Premier League club's history, but he has not played all season and does not appear to be in coach Mikel Arteta's plans.
Asensio crossed to the far post for Vázquez to head in Madrid's opener in the sixth minute. Vázquez then set up his fellow forward for Asensio to double the lead in the 53rd.
Celta Vigo's turnaround has been achieved on the back of a run of six wins, a draw and just one loss in their last eight games.
Granada moved to within two points of the Champions League places after beating Valencia 2-1 in a feisty match where three players were sent off in six second-half minutes.
Laporta knows Messi from when he took over the club as their young president in 2003. A teenage Messi had recently joined the Spanish club after leaving Argentina with his family.
LaLiga: Casemiro, Benzema score as Real Madrid beat Granada to move level with Atletico at top of league table
Granada posed problems to Real Madrid on several occasions but their lack of finishing cost them dear.
The foundation carries out football-related actions, such as recently funding internships for young players in China and organising workshops on sports psychology.
LaLiga: Real Madrid draw level with Atletico Madrid after 3-1 win over Eibar; Granada beat Real Betis
Real sit behind Atletico on goal difference, but have the better head-to-head record, which is how level teams are split at the end of the season.
LaLiga: Eden Hazard expected to be back in action 'very soon,' says Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane
Hazard has missed nearly 50 matches since joining Real from Chelsea in a deal worth up to 150 million euros ($184 million) in July 2019.
Madrid, who last led the league last season, trail leaders Atletico Madrid and second-placed Real Sociedad on goal difference after a Benzema double in Tuesday's 3-1 victory over Athletic Bilbao
On Saturday, Benzema's 529th match for Real, he broke Roberto Carlos's record for the most appearances by a non-Spanish player.
Bilbao proved to be tough opponent at Alfredo Di Stéfano stadium despite playing most of the match with only 10 men. But when the Basque Country team was threatening to at least salvage a point, Benzema scored his team-high ninth and 10th goals of the season.
Cristiano Ronaldo will return to his native Portugal with Juventus for the first leg against Porto in a meeting of two-time European champions.