Real Madrid's director of institutional relations, Emilio Butragueño, hailed the players for their beautiful display that saw them thrash Deportivo 5-0 on Saturday night and also labelled Gareth Bale's performance as "his best of the season". "Bale had an excellent game in attack and in defence. He sacrificed himself in terms of his defensive work and scored at key moments," the 52-year-old said, as Marca quoted.
Read More: Zidane says his players' attitude pleased him the most. The Los Blancos legend also spoke about Zinedine Zidane's instant impact on the team and how vital the managerial change is for the club. "It's true that Zidane is a well-loved man," he said. "He's a legend and an emblematic figure here. The public has felt that too and that's the path we want to follow.
"Let's hope Zizou can keep it up in the coming months".