Karim Benzema bagged a brace as Real Madrid kept up their unbeaten start to their La Liga season by beating Girona 4-1.

Julen Lopetegui's side went down after 16 minutes when Borja Garcia found the net, but Sergio Ramos chipped in a penalty to even things up before half-time.

Benzema also scored from the spot, Gareth Bale slotted in a goal at the hour mark before the Frenchman secured all three points in the 80th minute.

Espanyol saw off Valencia thanks to two goals in seven second-half minutes.

After a goalless first half, the hosts hit the front after 62 minutes when Esteban Granero bent a right-footed free-kick into the bottom corner.

Borja Iglesias doubled Espanyol's lead with his first La Liga goal and 2-0 was how it finished as Rubi's side added to the draw at Celta Vigo in their opener.

Villarreal earned a goalless draw at Sevilla in Sunday's other game to claim their first point of the season.