Wales forward Gareth Bale watches as Real win La Liga

Gareth Bale celebrates with Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo
Gareth Bale celebrates the title win with Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo

Wales forward Gareth Bale was left out of Real Madrid's match squad as they won 2-0 at Malaga to win La Liga on Sunday.

Bale did not make the bench despite being named in the initial 25-man squad that travelled for the game.

He had already been out with a calf injury for seven games.

It meant Bale missing the title decider 13 days before Real face Juventus in the Champions League final in his home city of Cardiff on Saturday, 3 June.

It was the first time Bale has won a domestic league title.

Juventus will head to the Welsh capital having won their sixth consecutive Serie A crown with a 3-0 win over Crotone.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Real Madrid382963106416593
2Barcelona382864116377990
3Atl Madrid38239670274378
4Sevilla38219869492072
5Villarreal381910956332367
6Real Sociedad38197125953664
7Ath Bilbao381961353431063
8Espanyol381511124950-156
9Alavés381413114143-255
10Eibar38159145651554
11Malaga381210164955-646
12Valencia38137185665-946
13Celta Vigo38136195369-1645
14Las Palmas38109195374-2139
15Real Betis38109194164-2339
16Deportivo La Coruña38812184361-1836
17Leganés38811193655-1935
18Sporting Gijón38710214272-3031
19Osasuna38410244094-5422
20Granada3848263082-5220
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