Real Madrid took the lead but were stunned by two quick goals in reply. However, Los Blancos rallied to pick up all three points after a Sergio Ramos winner.
With prospectively six games left into the season for Real Madrid, the season could end with a double, one trophy or once again - without one. But where should Real Madrid focus their energies?
Real Madrid lost the first Clasico under Rafael Benitez by 0-4 at the Bernabeu. But question is, where did it all go horribly wrong?
Plenty of La Liga teams are without a shirt sponsor while English Premier League, with its ever growing audience, sees even the smaller clubs get a part of this revenue stream.
Real Madrid travel to El Molinon to face Sporting Gijon in the opening fixture of the 2015/16 La Liga campaign. It is safe to say the league is of utmost importance to the hierarchy and it would be important to get a win to start with for new manager Rafa Benitez.