Federico Valverde and Vinicius Jr. both bagged braces, while Ballon d'Or winner Karim Benzema also got on the scoresheet for Los Blancos. The festivities need to be wrapped up soon, though, as things are starting to look unfavorable for Carlo Ancelotti's side in La Liga. They trail Barcelona by 11 points with a game in hand over their arch-rivals.
Up until the clash against the Yellow Submarine, Elche had lost 13 of their 19 La Liga matches and drawn six. They've scored a total of 15 goals so far this season. That's the worst attacking output in the league this term. Fran Escriba's men are 20th in the table and are 10 points behind 19th-placed Getafe. They need a miracle to dig themselves out of the hole they're in right now and survive the drop.
Real Madrid vs Elche Prediction and Betting Tips | 15th February 2023FIFA Club World Cup winners Real Madrid return to league action on Wednesday as they welcome Elche to the Santiago Bernabeu. Real Madrid registered a thrilling 5-3 win over Saudi Pro League outfit Al-Hilal last weekend to win the FIFA Club World Cup for a fifth time.
For now, it looks highly unlikely. Real Madrid vs Elche Head-to-Head and Key Numbers Real Madrid are unbeaten in their last 23 home league games against Elche. They have a better record only against UD Las Palmas (34). Elche last won a game against Real Madrid all the way back in March 1978, but they've managed to draw two of their last three meetings with Los Blancos. Real Madrid have lost two of their last five La Liga matches.