Real Madrid won their 35th La Liga title on Saturday after beating Espanyol 4-0 in a 2-2 draw with Rodrygo.
Madrid, who need just one point to win the trophy during the match, got two goals from Brazilian Rodrygo in the first half of the match at the Santiago Bernabeu, before Benzema and Marco Asensio. score one goal each.
Real Madrid now has Sevilla at the top of La Liga, with four games to go, 17 points adrift, while Barcelona, who have one game in hand, are 18 points adrift of Real Madrid.
With Madrid having dominated La Liga since November, the trophy did not come as a surprise, but the lack of action from Barcelona and Sevilla has further expanded Madrid’s chances of winning the trophy before the end of the season.
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has made history by being the only coach to win five major trophies in Italy, Serie A in Italy, the German Bundesliga, the English Premier League, La Liga and French Ligue 1.
Real Madrid will now focus on winning the second leg of their Champions League semi-final between Manchester City and a 4-3 draw at home to Manchester City. last week.