A late Karim Benzema goal gave Ancelotti's side all three points and kept them sitting pretty at the top of the LaLiga table, ahead of Sevilla.
Real Madrid are already in Montreal, a destination chosen by Zidane for the first nine days after their return to work.
I'm pleased with the idea that Madrid are ruling out that Luca Zidane remains with the club as a possible second goalkeeper and will look for a loan deal
Gareth Bale has done himself little favours with his comments claiming that top players are treated like robots.
Madrid loses against Betis and, in order to change the conversation, Florentino adds an extra year onto Kroos' contract, which will end when the player is 33...
What began with the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo without any replacement, ended with a 12th league defeat for a team that was out of the race for any competition long ago.