However, Real restored their four-goal cushion six minutes later as Ronaldo completed his hat-trick with tap-in from close range.
Zinedine Zidane is reportedly keen for Real Madrid to sell Isco in the summer, and is a firm admirer of Chelsea and Belgium star Eden Hazard.
But Tavares got his second from the penalty spot to equalise for Olivier Dall'Oglio's side before Kwon Chang-Hoon scored the victor six minutes from time to earn back-to-back wins for just the second time this season. With a win over a struggling Real Sociedad side on Saturday, they can climb up another rung, taking third place back for themselves.
Lucas Vazquez took the lead for United in the very first minute and kicked on from there to assist Toni Kroos for his goal.
Make friends: Check out Managing Madrid for more Real Madrid coverage. Unai Emery and team management are hoping to advance very far in this year's Champions league and possibly win the trophy.
Emery was happy PSG continued their strong run of form run, saying it was vital ahead of the last-16 first leg with the reigning European title holders.
The Spain global could be set to move on this summer as he continues to struggle to nail down a consistent role in Real manager Zinedine Zidane's starting XI.
Captain Sergio Ramos has been in and out of the side due to injury but his presence has done little to solidify a defence that has conceded 21 goals in as many games.
The second half started with a series of harsh challenges that brought out several yellow cards before Juanmi threatened with a header from a corner, hitting the post.
Sociedad made the scoreline more respectable again with Illaramendi grabbing the visitors' second of the night.
Neymar settled a scrappy match with a typical moment of skill midway through the second half.
The Ligue 1 leaders travel to the Stadium Municipal on Saturday looking to reinforce their 11-point lead before switching their focus to the Champions League.
PSG beat Toulouse 1-0 earlier today, with Neymar scoring the game's only goal.
The Brazilian scored his 19th Ligue 1 goal of the season to put PSG in front against Toulouse.
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Mauricio Pochettino's side have gone 12 home matches without defeat in the Premier League , winning eight of the past 10. The first half was an exercise in defensive austerity, with both teams holding each other at bay for the most part.
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