Real keep pace with Getafe win

Updated: February 17, 2014


Real Madrid joined Athletico Madrid and Barcelona level on points at the top of La Liga following a comprehensive 3-1 win over Getafe.

Goals by Benzema, Modric and Jese saw the Madrid giants roll onto 25 matches unbeaten and moved them into second behind Barca on goal difference.

In other action fourth placed Bilbao suffered a 2-1 loss at home to Espanyol, Granada moved 6 points clear of relegation with a 1-0 win over Betis while Sevilla held Valencia to a goalless draw.