Real Madrid: Zinedine Zidane's side misses chance to set new La Liga record

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    • Real Madrid 1-1 Villarreal
    • Los Blancos miss chance to set new La Liga win record
    • Real goes two points clear at top of table

    (CNN)Real Madrid missed the chance to set a new La Liga record of 17 consecutive league wins after drawing with Villarreal.

    Zinedine Zidane's men had equaled the previous best of 16, set by Barcelona, in their previous match against Espanyol, but a 1-1 draw at the Bernabeu Wednesday put an end to its hopes of extending that run.