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Celta Vigo v Real Madrid: La Liga – live!

Hello and welcome to today’s La Liga match between Real Madrid and Celta Vigo. Second-placed Real are level on points with Barcelona atop the table with two matches remaining and, crucially, a game in hand on their rivals. A victory today at the Estadio Municipal de Balaídos and on Sunday at Malaga will guarantee Zinedine Zidane’s side their first league title since 2012.

Zidane, however, refuses to look past Celta, who are 13th in the table.

Bryan will be here shortly, in the meantime here’s Sid Lowe on Real’s season so far:

Andrés Iniesta was underneath the stand at the Camp Nou, protected by a metal bar as he slowed to halt and a crowd gathered in front of him, arms poking out of a pile of squashed bodies, brightly-coloured sponge thrust towards his face. “What Neymar does is ballet,” Luis Enrique was saying through the door to his right, while to his left Gerard Piqué was about to appear too. “Neymar is magic,” the defender would insist. The Brazilian had danced his way past Villarreal, he, Leo Messi and Luis Suárez all scoring together for the twentieth time to take them past one hundred goals for the third season in a row, and Barcelona were top. But it wasn’t just about them, they knew, and Madrid were playing down in Granada. “Do you have any hope that they might slip up tonight?” Iniesta was asked.

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