Alaves 1-2 Real Madrid (Los Blancos Go Top of La Liga
Real Madrid earned a spirited 2-1 win at Alaves on Saturday with a scrappy late goal from defender Dani Carvajal to open up a provisional three-point gap at the top of La Liga.
Real captain Sergio Ramos opened the scoring with a flicked header 10 minutes into the second half.
He, however gave away a penalty from which Lucas Perez levelled in the 65th.
Dani Carvajal bundled home from close range to earn Real the win.
Real provisionally lead the standings on 31 points from 14 games ahead of champions Barcelona, who visit fellow title rivals Atletico Madrid on Sunday.