He probably won't catch up with Lionel Messi, who has 372 to his name, but the Argentinian has spent his whole career in Spain, while Christiano started out with Manchester United.
Bale, who surpassed David Beckham in Santiago Bernabeo, opened the scoring before Ronaldo doubled the lead just before halftime.
Look at the general play between Ronaldo & Benzema. Benzema lays the ball off to Ronaldo and Ronaldo shakes off 3 defenders to put the ball back in the net. Lethal Duo when in-form. pic.twitter.com/mS8spH56NL— Hamza (@Ronaldoverses) March 3, 2018
Even though they were reduced to 10 men, the visitors managed to pull one back, but CR7 sealed the deal with a header with 12 minutes left.
Coach Zinedine Zidane, who has been on a hot seat as Madrid fell behind Barcelona and Atletico in the domestic standings, already has his sights on the return leg of their Champions League tie against PSG. Los Blancos hold a 3-1 lead and could have both Luka Modric and Toni Kroos back in the line-up.
300 — Cristiano Ronaldo has become the second player to score 300 goals in La Liga after Lionel Messi (372). Myth. pic.twitter.com/b99Pdsg1Xg— OptaJose (@OptaJose) March 3, 2018