Cristiano Ronaldo fires for Real Madrid, Griezmann nets brace for Atletico

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Cristiano Ronaldo needed just six minutes to get on the scoresheet as he helped Real Madrid to a 5-2 win over Osasuna.

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The Portugal forward returned to the side after his summer break after winning Euro 2016 and slid home from close range to open the scoring.

He then provided a fine scooped assist for Danilo to double the lead before Sergio Ramos’ fine header ensured they went into the half-time break three goals up.

Within the hour, Pepe had made it 4-0 and Luka Modric hit another to finish the game off with a low shot from outside the box, though Oriol Riera got one back shortly after and although Kiko Casilla saved a late penalty, David Garcia added another consolation before Tano was sent off.

Atletico Madrid picked up their first win of the La Liga season, hammering Celta Vigo 4-0.

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Coach Diego Simeone had spoken of his frustration at his side’s somewhat slow start to the campaign, drawing both of their games prior to this one.

After a goalless first half at the Estadio de Balaidos it looked as though that record may continue, but second-half goals from Koke and Angel Correa, and a brace from Antoine Griezmann, got the job done in a 4-0 rout.

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