Los Blancos took the lead after 15 minutes through Cristiano Ronaldo, with that strike separating the two sides at the break.
Read how it all unfolded in Sports Mole's minute-by-minute live commentary of the action below.
MADRID: Lopez; Carvajal, Pepe, Ramos, Coentrao; Alonso, Di Maria, Illarra; Ronaldo, Benzema, Bale
RAYO: Ruben; Arbilla, Ze Castro, Borja, Rat; Saul, Trashorras; Falque, Rochina, Bueno; Larrivey
6 - @Cristiano became the first player in La Liga to score in six consecutive games this season. Fire.— OptaJose (@OptaJose) March 29, 2014