Wesley Sneijder was again on the mark with his fourth goal of the campaign while Argentinian duo Javier Saviola and Gonzalo Higuain netted Real´s other goals.
It was not totally straightforward for the champions, though, and they looked on the ropes for a while in the second half when newly-promoted Almeria, despite losing Albert Crusat to a 62nd-minute red card, got the score back to 2-1 through Kalo Uche.
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