Vinicius scored a hat-trick, Karim Benzema tied Raul’s scoring record, and La Liga champions Real Madrid beat the baseline Levante 6-0.
Vinicius wasn’t involved in the scoring until 3-0 – 13 minutes after Luka Modric came on, Ferran Mendy shot in front and Karim Benzema quickly put Vinicius ahead in a cross The advantage has doubled.
The striker’s goals put him on par with Raul on Real Madrid’s 323 goals, making them the second-highest scoring player in the club’s history behind Cristiano Ronaldo.
Rodrigo made the game unmistakable as early as the 34th minute with another Modric pass, the Croatian scoring his third at half-time when Vinicius scored from a small angle.
The Brazilian scored another goal in the 68th minute and completed his hat-trick seven minutes later, with Modric again the creator.
The fiasco at the Bernabeu confirmed Levante’s relegation from La Liga.
Elsewhere in Spain’s top flight, Real Sociedad finished sixth with a 3-0 win over Cadiz.
Alexander Soros scored the opener from a tight angle in the 19th minute, with Adnan Januzaj at the penalty spot after Thomas Alarcon fouled David Silva early in the second half The Admiral doubled his lead.
Sociedad was awarded another penalty in stoppage time after Victor Chust fouled Portu, who stood up and converted from the spot himself.
The result put Sociedad three points ahead of Villarreal, who won 5-1 at Rayo Vallecano.
Juan Foyt, Paco Alcacer and Paolo Torres let Villa at half-time despite Sergi Guardiola’s cancellation of Alfonso Pedraza’s early header Real was in full control and Pedraza added a fifth header late in the game.