Barcelona 4 Valencia 2 Match Highlights
Barcelona kept the pressure on the Los Blancos who celebrated on Saturday and moved 5 points clear at the top of La Liga, by beating 10-man Valencia 4-2 at Camp Nou ahead of the international break. Mangala scored an opener for the visitors (29′), but the Catalans side, responded quickly. Suarez only six minutes later levelled the score, while Lionel Messi put Barca into a lead before the end of the first half. Still, the same lasted until the injury time of the same when Valencia hit one back and levelled the score one again trough Munir El Haddadi.
In the 52nd minute Messi scores his second, and puts Barca once more into a lead which André Gomes in the 89th raised to the final Barcelona 4, Valencia 2.
Atletico Madrid 3 Sevilla 1 Match Highlights
Diego Simeone’s men celebrated at home against Sevilla with 3-1, practically ending Sampaoli’s title hopes. Godín in the 37th minute opened the scoring giving Atletico a half time lead. Griezmann in the 61st minute from a freekick raised the score, while Koke in the 77th minute ended Sevilla’s hopes of getting back into this game. Correa in the 85th minute scored one for Sevilla, setting the final result, Atletico Madrid 3, Sevilla 1.
Athletic Bilbao 1 Real Madrid 2 Match Highlights
The Los Blancos played a day earlier, on Saturday as guests at Athletic Bilbao. Zidane’s men took all three points from the San Mames stadium, thanks to Casemiro who scored a winner. Benzema opened the scoring in the 25th minute which Aduriz cancelled in the 65th minute, three minutes before Casemiro scored for the final result, Athletic Bilbao 1, Real Madrid 2.
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