Malaga, meanwhile, could find themselves within one game from relegation should Levante claim victory at Atletico Madrid, and they fail to secure anything against Real, with the gap between the Segunda-bound table-proppers and safety now 14 points with only seven games remaining.
It's embarrassing when people talk about a robbery.
"It's a disgrace. I'm very very disappointed that people keep talking about a robbery".
It had been suggested Ronaldo would be given a rest in the wake of Wednesday's dramatic Champions League quarter-final second-leg with Juventus, in which his injury-time penalty secured a 4-3 aggregate win for the holders. What we're doing annoys a lot of people.
"I'm disgusted when people say it was a robbery". There are anti-madridistas, we cannot change that, we can only just keep doing what we are doing. They played brilliantly and deserved to go through, no doubt. "But I liked it - it was very exciting, and in the end we went through".
Zidane refused to reveal his thoughts on the penalty award and believed there had been "too much" made of the incident, instead concerning himself with preparations for Madrid's return to league action.
Isco is a fantastic player who should be retained by Real Madrid "for many years", according to team-mate Casemiro. Nobody is going to change the history of this club, it's the best club in the world. "When you play for Real Madrid, that's what you have to do".
The LaLiga giants have been rewarded for their efforts with a last-four encounter against fellow European titans Bayern, and Butragueno knows the hard work really stars now as Real look for an unprecedented third successive Champions League crown. "Malaga are bottom of the table, and maybe do not deserve that from the games I have seen".
However, having netted three times in their last two games, one of which during a 1-0 win over Villarreal, Jose Gonzalez's side have shown they still possess fight. Of the other 32 games, 24 have been wins for Los Blancos.