Villarreal were ahead 1-0 in the La Liga game at Santiago Bernabéu but Real Madrid came back to win 2-1.
The visitors Villarreal started the match well and took the lead early when Yeremi Pino scored a goal after 20 minutes, with an assist by Gerard Moreno, making it 1-0.
Villarreal såg länge ut att gå mot seger. The equaliser came, when Karim Benzema scored a goal for Real Madrid, with an assist by Rodrygo. The goal was his 23rd on target in the league this season.
Real Madrid’s goal to decide the game came straight after when Luka Modric scored, with an assist by Karim Benzema, in the 90th minute. Modric then completed the team’s come back.
Real Madrid have 4 wins and 1 draw with a 11–4 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Villarreal have 3 wins and and 2 losses and a 10–6 goal difference.
The results in the last round mean that Real Madrid finish in second place and Villarreal in seventh.