Real Madrid playmaker Kaka has admitted that he was delighted to get on the scoresheet against Deportivo.
The capital club defeated the Turcos at Riazor on Saturday evening thanks to late goals from the Brazil international and Gonzalo Higuain.
And the 30-year-old has conceded that he is pleased to be playing a role within the squad.
“I am getting better and things are really improving,” he told AS. “I am happy with the goal and happy that it helped out the team.
“My form is getting better. The Coach needs me and I am getting into things ready for this crucial part of the season.
“We were very anxious in the first half and played badly [as a result]. In the second half though, things improved and we managed to get three points.”