Real Madrid were far from perfect at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday, but Los Blancos were driven to victory by moments of individual talent, thanks to a 4-1 win over Mallorca.
Mallorca striker Muricki turned Lee Kang-in's free-kick to shock the La Liga leaders after half an hour, while Valverde's stunner levelled the score at the break just before halftime.
Otherwise provided some relief from the first half. Then after the interval, the Brazilian children's pair took charge of the match.
The duo put carlo ancelotti's side in front of them, with Rodrigo weaving through mallorca midfield and lying down for a finish over Vinicius in the 72nd minute.
Rodrigo will get a goal of his own, an absolutely stunning display of personal skill, to carve the Mallorca defence and deposit the ball in front of the hapless Pedrag Radkovic.
Luka Modric's introduction at the hour mark was crucial to the match as well, as Dani Cabellos was working hard after the start, but doesn't provide the same combination.
Antonio Rudiger completed the scoring with Tony Croce's stoppage-time set piece. Sporting News followed the Real Madrid vs Mallorca match live and provided live score updates and commentary.