Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid CF celebrates scoring their third goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Malaga CF at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 18, 2015
A first-half hat-trick from Cristiano Ronaldo helps Real Madrid on their way to an emphatic 7-3 win against Getafe in La Liga.
Napoli's coach from Spain Rafael Benitez reacts during the Italian Serie A football match between AS Roma and Napoli on April 4, 2015
Pepe issues backing for "great coach" Rafael Benitez
Defender Pepe says that Rafael Benitez is a "great coach" with the qualifications needed to be the next Real Madrid boss.
00:25
Napoli head coach Rafael Benitez gestures during the Serie A match between AS Roma and SSC Napoli at Stadio Olimpico on October 18, 2013
Rafael Benitez confirms Napoli exit amid Real Madrid speculation
Rafael Benitez confirms that he will leave Napoli at the end of the season.
12:18
French midfielder Paul Pogba celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match between Juventus andCagliari on May 9, 2015
Real Madrid quash Paul Pogba transfer rumours
Real Madrid are forced to deny rumours that they have made a record-breaking bid to land Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba at the end of the season.
10:52
Manchester United's Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea lies on the ground after being injured during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, northwest England, on May 17, 2015
David de Gea refuses to discuss Real Madrid rumours while in Spain
David de Gea refuses to respond to a journalist's questions about the goalkeeper possibly leaving Manchester United for Real Madrid.
08:52
Craig Dawson of West Brom tackles Raheem Sterling of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at The Hawthorns on April 25, 2015
Report: Rafael Benitez to make Raheem Sterling his first signing at Real Madrid
Rafael Benitez reportedly plans to make want-away Liverpool ace Raheem Sterling his first signing as Real Madrid coach if he gets the job.
May 27, 23:28
Sergio Ramos for Real Madrid on September 20, 2014
Sergio Ramos congratulates Sevilla
Real Madrid centre-back Sergio Ramos pays tribute to his former club Sevilla following their triumph in the 2015 Europa League final.
May 27, 23:26
Napoli's coach from Spain Rafael Benitez reacts during the Italian Serie A football match between AS Roma and Napoli on April 4, 2015
Report: Rafael Benitez wants full control at Real Madrid
A report claims that Rafael Benitez wants full control of matters at Real Madrid should he be handed the managerial position.
May 27, 16:18
Villarreal's Argentinian forward Luciano Dario Vietto scores during the UEFA Europa League Group A football match Villarreal CF vs Vfl Borussia Moenchengladbach at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on November 27, 2014
Report: Villarreal demand Luciano Vietto's buy-out
A report claims that Villarreal will not sell Luciano Vietto this summer unless the Argentine's full release clause is met.
May 27, 15:39
Napoli's coach Rafa Benitez reacts during the Italian Serie A football match Palermo vs Napoli on February 14, 2015
Report: Rafael Benitez to build Real Madrid around Gareth Bale
Gareth Bale will be central to the Real Madrid team next season if Rafael Benitez takes control at the Bernabeu, according to a report.
May 27, 15:26
Iker Casillas for Real Madrid on August 12, 2014
Iker Casillas expects to still be a Real Madrid player next season
Iker Casillas insists that he intends to stay as Real Madrid goalkeeper next season, despite reports that the club want Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea.
May 27, 06:56
Real Madrid's French forward Karim Benzema celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group B football match Real Madrid CF vs Liverpool FC at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on November 4, 2014
Manchester United to battle Arsenal for Karim Benzema?
Manchester United could battle Arsenal for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema this summer, according to reports.
May 27, 04:39
Wales' midfielder Gareth Bale celebrates his goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Israel and Wales at the Sammy Ofer Stadium in the Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on March 28, 2015
Wales boss Chris Coleman defends Gareth Bale amid Real Madrid troubles
Wales boss Chris Coleman says that some Real Madrid players are failing to pass to Gareth Bale.
May 27, 00:49
Real Madrid's Mexican forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals second leg football match Real Madrid CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 22, 2015
Javier Hernandez to return to Manchester United
Real Madrid decide against taking up the option to make Javier Hernandez's loan move permanent, meaning that the striker will return to parent club Manchester United.
May 26, 21:50
Rafael Benitez head coach of Napoli during the UEFA Champions League qualifying play-off first leg match between SSC Napoli and Athletic Club on August 19, 2014
Rafael Benitez to confirm future on Thursday?
Napoli call a press conference for Thursday, where it is expected that manager Rafael Benitez will announce that he is joining Real Madrid.
May 26, 20:57
Napoli head coach Rafael Benitez gestures during the Serie A match between AS Roma and SSC Napoli at Stadio Olimpico on October 18, 2013
Rafael Benitez '99%' certain to join Real Madrid
The agent of departing Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti says that Rafael Benitez is "99%" certain to be the Italian's successor at the Bernabeu.
May 26, 20:45
Gareth Bale for Real Madrid on January 31, 2015
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale thanks departing manager Carlo Ancelotti
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale thanks former manager Carlo Ancelotti after the Italian was sacked by the Spanish giants.
May 26, 20:12
Denis Cheryshev for Villarreal on August 24, 2014
Denis Cheryshev open to Villarreal stay
Real Madrid attacker Denis Cheryshev reveals that he would be interested in joining Villarreal, whom he represented on loan during the 2014-15 season, on a permanent deal.
May 26, 17:39
Gareth Bale for Real Madrid on January 31, 2015
Gareth Bale appears to confirm Real Madrid stay
Welsh attacker Gareth Bale appears to confirm on Twitter that he will remain with Real Madrid this summer.
May 26, 15:31
Napoli's coach from Spain Rafael Benitez reacts during the Italian Serie A football match between AS Roma and Napoli on April 4, 2015
Vicente del Bosque: 'Rafael Benitez one of the best'
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque calls Napoli manager Rafael Benitez 'one of the best coaches in the game'.
May 26, 14:52
Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid reacts during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 2, 2014
Were Real Madrid right to sack Carlo Ancelotti?
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Real Madrid's decision to sack Carlo Ancelotti as head coach of the Spanish outfit.
May 26, 13:58
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CBarcelona383044110218994
2Real Madrid383026118388092
3Atletico MadridAtletico38239667293878
4Valencia382211570323877
5Sevilla38237871452676
6Villarreal3816121048371160
7Athletic Bilbao381510134241155
8Celta Vigo381312134744351
9Malaga38148164248-650
10Espanyol381310154751-449
11Rayo Vallecano38154194668-2249
12Real Sociedad381113144451-746
13ElcheElche38118193562-2741
14Levante38910193467-3337
15Getafe38107213364-3137
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo38714173560-2535
17Granada38714172964-3535
REibarEibar3898213455-2135
RAlmeria3888223564-2932
RCordobaCordoba38311242268-4620