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Villarreal move within two points of Real Madrid with win over Levante

Villarreal move within two points of Real Madrid with win over Levante

Villarreal tightened their grip on a place in the Champions League and moved just two points behind Real Madrid with a comprehensive 3-0 win over 10-man Levante.

Atletico Madrid win at Real Madrid through Antoine Griezmann goal

Atletico Madrid win at Real Madrid through Antoine Griezmann goal

Zinedine Zidane suffered his first defeat as Real Madrid coach as Antoine Griezmann gave local rivals Atletico Madrid a 1-0 victory at the Bernabeu.

Penalty woe for Cristiano Ronaldo as Real Madrid draw at Malaga

Penalty woe for Cristiano Ronaldo as Real Madrid draw at Malaga

Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty as Real Madrid slipped even further behind leaders Barcelona in the Primera Division title race by drawing 1-1 at Malaga.

Atletico Madrid now eight points behind Barcelona after Villarreal stalemate

Atletico Madrid now eight points behind Barcelona after Villarreal stalemate

Atletico Madrid's hopes of catching Primera Division leaders Barcelona suffered a setback on Sunday evening as they were held to a 0-0 draw by Villarreal at the Vicente Calderon.

Neymar and Luis Suarez score as Barcelona beat Las Palmas

Neymar and Luis Suarez score as Barcelona beat Las Palmas

Barcelona survived a late onslaught to beat Las Palmas and remain in the driving seat at the top of the Primera Division.

Lionel Messi surpasses 300 league goals as Barcelona beat Sporting Gijon

Lionel Messi surpasses 300 league goals as Barcelona beat Sporting Gijon

Lionel Messi passed 300 Primera Division goals as Barcelona extended their lead at the top to six points with a 3-1 victory over Sporting Gijon.

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez spot-on as rampant Barca hammer Celta Vigo

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez spot-on as rampant Barca hammer Celta Vigo

Luis Suarez finished off a collector's item from the penalty spot to score a hat trick as Barcelona hammered Celta Vigo 6-1 with a majestic second-half display.

Fernando Torres on the mark again for Atletico Madrid

Fernando Torres on the mark again for Atletico Madrid

Fernando Torres scored in consecutive matches for the first time in almost two and a half years as Atletico Madrid edged past Getafe to leapfrog rivals Real Madrid into second place in the Primera Division.

Sevilla beat Las Palmas to stretch unbeaten run to 12 matches

Sevilla beat Las Palmas to stretch unbeaten run to 12 matches

Sevilla boosted their chances of European qualification as they stretched their unbeaten run to 12 matches with a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Las Palmas at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium.

Cristiano Ronaldo brace helps Real Madrid topple Athletic Bilbao

Cristiano Ronaldo brace helps Real Madrid topple Athletic Bilbao

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid kept up the pressure on Primera Division title rivals Barcelona and Atletico Madrid with a 4-2 victory over Athletic Bilbao.

Soldado on target as Villarreal strengthen top-four hopes

Soldado on target as Villarreal strengthen top-four hopes

Villarreal's top-four hopes remain on track after Roberto Soldado's early goal earned them a 1-0 Primera Division win over Malaga.

Neville celebrates first league win as Valencia boss

Neville celebrates first league win as Valencia boss

Gary Neville ended his long wait for a first La Liga win as Valencia coach as late goals from Alvaro Negredo and Denis Cheryshev helped his side come from behind to beat Espanyol 2-1.

Barcelona draw with Valencia, set club record at 29 matches without a loss

Barcelona draw with Valencia, set club record at 29 matches without a loss

Gary Neville experienced yet more frustration as a late goal from teenager Wilfrid Kaptoum denied Valencia a much-needed win over Barcelona's reserves in the Copa del Rey.

Real Madrid beat Granada with late, long-range strike from Modric

Real Madrid beat Granada with late, long-range strike from Modric

Luka Modric's sensational strike helped Real Madrid scrape a late 2-1 win at struggling Granada.

Defeat at Real Betis leaves Valencia manager Gary Neville on the brink

Defeat at Real Betis leaves Valencia manager Gary Neville on the brink

Gary Neville's future as Valencia manager hung in the balance after his side were beaten 1-0 by fellow strugglers Real Betis, suffering a fourth league defeat in nine matches.

Luis Suarez seals unconvincing win for Barcelona at Levante

Luis Suarez seals unconvincing win for Barcelona at Levante

Barcelona were not at their best but still managed to claim a 2-0 win over Levante to put pressure on La Liga rivals Real Madrid.

Fernando Torres scores 100th goal for Atletico Madrid in win over Eibar

Fernando Torres scores 100th goal for Atletico Madrid in win over Eibar

Fernando Torres scored his 100th goal for Atletico Madrid as the Rojiblancos came from behind to beat Eibar 3-1 and record their first win in four matches.

Barcelona ease past Valencia as Suarez scores four and Messi nets hat trick

Barcelona ease past Valencia as Suarez scores four and Messi nets hat trick

Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi both scored hat-tricks as Barcelona demolished 10-man Valencia 7-0 in their semifinal first leg at the Camp Nou.

Cristiano Ronaldo hat trick helps Real Madrid hammer Espanyol

Cristiano Ronaldo hat trick helps Real Madrid hammer Espanyol

Cristiano Ronaldo's hat trick helped Real Madrid close the gap on Barcelona as they thumped Espanyol 6-0.

Gary Neville's Valencia beaten at home by Sporting Gijon

Gary Neville's Valencia beaten at home by Sporting Gijon

Gary Neville's winless Primera Division run as Valencia coach stretched to eight games on Sunday as his side were beaten 1-0 by relegation-threatened Sporting Gijon.

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez fire Barcelona past nine-man Atletico

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez fire Barcelona past nine-man Atletico

Goals from Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez fired Barcelona to a priceless 2-1 win over nine-man Atletico Madrid to strike a huge blow in the Primera Division title race.

Spot-on Soriano helps Villarreal return to winning ways

Spot-on Soriano helps Villarreal return to winning ways

Bruno Soriano's second-half penalty saw Villarreal beat Granada 1-0 and return to winning ways.

Suarez helps Barcelona advance to Copa del Rey semis

Suarez helps Barcelona advance to Copa del Rey semis

Holders Barcelona advanced to the Copa del Rey semifinals with a 3-1 defeat (5-2 aggregate) of Athletic Bilbao in their second leg quarterfinal tie at the Camp Nou on Wednesday.

Real Madrid draw against Real Betis

Real Madrid draw against Real Betis

Real Betis and Real Madrid played to a 1-1 draw in Seville, with Karim Benzema providing the equaliser for Zinedine Zidane's team.

Atletico Madrid draw with Sevilla sees Barcelona stay top of La Liga

Atletico Madrid draw with Sevilla sees Barcelona stay top of La Liga

Atletico Madrid were unable to reclaim top spot in the Primera Division back off Barcelona after being held to a goalless draw by 10-man Sevilla at the Viente Calderon.

Alvaro Negredo rescues a point for Gary Neville's Valencia

Alvaro Negredo rescues a point for Gary Neville's Valencia

Alvaro Negredo headed home in the third minute of stoppage time to give Valencia a 1-1 draw at Deportivo and earn a point Gary Neville's side barely deserved.

Lionel Messi goal sends Barcelona top of La Liga with Malaga win

Lionel Messi goal sends Barcelona top of La Liga with Malaga win

Lionel Messi scored a wonderful volley to give Barcelona a 2-1 win at Malaga and hand the Catalans three points.

Mateo Musacchio nets late equaliser as Villarreal steal a point from Espanyol

Mateo Musacchio nets late equaliser as Villarreal steal a point from Espanyol

Mateo Musacchio's late header rescued Villarreal a 2-2 draw at Espanyol, extending the visitors' unbeaten streak in the Primera Division to seven matches.

Valencia held while Sevilla prevail in Copa del Rey quarterfinals

Valencia held while Sevilla prevail in Copa del Rey quarterfinals

Gary Neville's Valencia laboured to a 1-1 draw against Primera Division strugglers Las Palmas in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarterfinal at the Mestalla on Thursday night.

Barcelona beat Athletic Bilbao at San Mames

Barcelona beat Athletic Bilbao at San Mames

Holders Barcelona took charge of their Copa del Rey quarterfinal with a 2-1 first-leg victory at Athletic Bilbao.

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Suarez, Paulinho both score twice as Barcelona thrash Depor
Barcelona 4 - 0 Deportivo La Coruna

Suarez, Paulinho both score twice as Barcelona thrash Depor

Luis Suarez and Paulinho each scored twice as Barcelona tuned up for next week's Clasico with a handsome 4-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna.

Fernando Torres' goal carries Atletico Madrid into second place
Atletico Madrid 1 - 0 Alaves

Fernando Torres' goal carries Atletico Madrid into second place

Fernando Torres' first goal in La Liga this season gave Atletico Madrid a hard-fought 1-0 win over Alaves on Saturday and lifted the club into second place behind Barcelona.

Sevilla held to disappointing draw by Levante in Berizzo's return
Sevilla 0 - 0 Levante

Sevilla held to disappointing draw by Levante in Berizzo's return

Eduardo Berizzo's return to the Sevilla dugout delivered some defensive steel but no cutting edge up front as Levante ground out a goalless draw at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.

Suarez, Messi goals restore Barcelona's cushion atop La Liga
Villarreal 0 - 2 Barcelona

Suarez, Messi goals restore Barcelona's cushion atop La Liga

Barcelona seized on the second-half dismissal of Dani Raba to beat Villarreal 2-0 and restore their five-point lead at the top of La Liga on Sunday night.

Saul Niguez nets winner as Atletico Madrid edge Real Betis
Real Betis 0 - 1 Atletico Madrid

Saul Niguez nets winner as Atletico Madrid edge Real Betis

Saul Niguez scored the only goal as Atletico Madrid beat Real Betis 1-0 to keep Diego Simeone's team in the chase for the La Liga title.

Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid thrash Sevilla
Real Madrid 5 - 0 Sevilla

Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid thrash Sevilla

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated his fifth Ballon d'Or award with a brace as Real Madrid swept past Sevilla 5-0 following a blistering first-half display at the Bernabeu.

Valencia suffer shock defeat against 10-man Getafe
Getafe 1 - 0 Valencia

Valencia suffer shock defeat against 10-man Getafe

Markel Bergara fired 10-man Getafe to a shock victory over second-placed Valencia to leave Barcelona five points clear at the top of the La Liga table.

Sergio Ramos sees red again as Real Madrid held to draw
Athletic Bilbao 0 - 0 Real Madrid

Sergio Ramos sees red again as Real Madrid held to draw

Sergio Ramos was sent off for a record 19th time in La Liga as Real Madrid drew 0-0 Athletic Bilbao and failed to take advantage of Barcelona's earlier slip.

Atletico Madrid battle back to beat Real Sociedad
Atletico Madrid 2 - 1 Real Sociedad

Atletico Madrid battle back to beat Real Sociedad

Atletico Madrid cut the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona to six points with a 2-1 comeback win against Real Sociedad.

Barcelona thwarted in Celta Vigo thriller at the Camp Nou
Barcelona 2 - 2 Celta Vigo

Barcelona thwarted in Celta Vigo thriller at the Camp Nou

Barcelona failed to stretch their lead at the top of the Liga table to seven points as Celta Vigo held them to a 2-2 draw in a fine match at the Bernabeu.

Fernando Torres brace helps Atletico Madrid see off Elche
Atletico Madrid 3 - 0 Elche

Fernando Torres brace helps Atletico Madrid see off Elche

Fernando Torres scored his first two goals of the season to help Atletico Madrid reach the Copa del Rey last 16 with a 3-0 win over Elche on Wednesday.

Barcelona reach Copa del Rey last 16 with rout of Murcia
Barcelona 5 - 0 Murcia

Barcelona reach Copa del Rey last 16 with rout of Murcia

Barcelona swept into the last 16 of the Copa del Rey with a 5-0 win over Real Murcia at the Camp Nou.

Gareth Bale returns to save Real Madrid blushes in Copa
Real Madrid 2 - 2 Fuenlabrada

Gareth Bale returns to save Real Madrid blushes in Copa

Gareth Bale made a welcome return from injury to spare Real Madrid embarrassment in their Copa del Rey clash with Segunda B leaders Fuenlabrada.

Barcelona see Messi goal denied in controversial draw at Valencia
Valencia 1 - 1 Barcelona

Barcelona see Messi goal denied in controversial draw at Valencia

Lionel Messi had a legitimate goal controversially denied as La Liga leaders Barcelona hit back to snatch a 1-1 draw at second-placed Valencia.

Griezmann, Gameiro doubles as Atleti ease past Levante
Levante 0 - 5 Atletico Madrid

Griezmann, Gameiro doubles as Atleti ease past Levante

Atletico Madrid romped to a 5-0 win at Levante, which put them back above their city rivals Real into third place.

Cristiano Ronaldo ends scoring drought as Real Madrid edge Malaga
Real Madrid 3 - 2 Malaga

Cristiano Ronaldo ends scoring drought as Real Madrid edge Malaga

Cristiano Ronaldo struck on the rebound after his penalty was saved to give Real Madrid a 3-2 victory over Malaga in their LaLiga clash at the Bernabeu.

Lionel Messi signs new Barcelona contract
Barcelona news

Lionel Messi signs new Barcelona contract

Lionel Messi has ended speculation about his future by signing a new contract with Barcelona until 2021.

Valencia remain four points behind Barcelona with win vs. Espanyol
Espanyol 0 - 2 Valencia

Valencia remain four points behind Barcelona with win vs. Espanyol

Valencia kept pace with Spanish leaders Barcelona on Sunday by beating Espanyol 2-0 for an eighth straight league win despite having coach Marcelino Garcia Toral sent off.

Real Madrid and Atleti end goalless, lose ground to Barcelona
Atletico Madrid 0 - 0 Real Madrid

Real Madrid and Atleti end goalless, lose ground to Barcelona

Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid shared a rare goalless draw in the first derby at the Wanda Metropolitano in a result that will have delighted league leaders Barcelona.

Luis Suarez bags a brace as Barcelona beat Leganes
Leganes 0 - 3 Barcelona

Luis Suarez bags a brace as Barcelona beat Leganes

Luis Suarez scored a brace as Barcelona recorded a 3-0 victory against Leganes to extend their lead at the summit of LaLiga.

Sublime Asensio strike helps Real past Las Palmas, stay in third
Real Madrid 3-0 Las Palmas

Sublime Asensio strike helps Real past Las Palmas, stay in third

Marco Asensio struck an instant classic as Real Madrid returned to winning ways with a 3-0 victory over Las Palmas.

Paco Alcacer brace guides Barcelona to victory over Sevilla
Barcelona 2 - 1 Sevilla

Paco Alcacer brace guides Barcelona to victory over Sevilla

Paco Alcacer was Barcelona's match-winner as his brace helped the LaLiga leaders make it 10 victories from 11 games with a 2-1 success over Sevilla.

Thomas Partey's late free kick gives Atletico victory at Depor
Deportivo La Coruna 0 - 1 Atletico Madrid

Thomas Partey's late free kick gives Atletico victory at Depor

Atletico Madrid needed an stoppage-time goal to avoid another poor result in La Liga, earning a hard-fought 1-0 win at Deportivo La Coruna from Thomas Partey's free kick on Saturday.

Real Madrid's La Liga win streak ends with shock defeat at Girona
Girona 2 - 1 Real Madrid

Real Madrid's La Liga win streak ends with shock defeat at Girona

Girona claimed a stunning 2-1 victory over Real Madrid to deal a major blow to the La Liga champions' hopes of retaining their title.

Lionel Messi and Paulinho fire Barcelona past Athletic Bilbao
Athletic Bilbao 0 - 2 Barcelona

Lionel Messi and Paulinho fire Barcelona past Athletic Bilbao

Lionel Messi and Paulinho hit the target as Barcelona crept past Athletic Bilbao to maintain their four-point lead in La Liga.

Atletico Madrid concede late in disappointing draw with Villarreal
Atletico Madrid 1 - 1 Villarreal

Atletico Madrid concede late in disappointing draw with Villarreal

Atletico Madrid are still undefeated and in fourth place in La Liga after notching their fifth draw, a disappointing 1-1 result at home versus Villarreal.

Valencia keep pressure on Barcelona
Alaves 1 - 2 Valencia

Valencia keep pressure on Barcelona

Valencia extended their winning streak to seven matches to stay on Barcelona's heels at the top of La Liga with a 2-1 victory at Alaves.

Real Madrid edge past third-tier Fuenlabrada in first leg
Fuenlabrada 0 - 2 Real Madrid

Real Madrid edge past third-tier Fuenlabrada in first leg

Real Madrid needed two second-half penalties to secure a 2-0 win over third-tier side Fuenlabrada in their first outing in this season's Copa del Rey

Gerard Deulofeu stars as Barcelona win at Murcia in Copa del Rey
Murcia 0 - 3 Barcelona.

Gerard Deulofeu stars as Barcelona win at Murcia in Copa del Rey

Gerard Deulofeu had a goal and an assist and Jose Arnaiz scored on his senior debut as Barcelona secured a comfortable 3-0 win in the first leg of their Copa del Rey tie against Real Murcia at Estadio Nueva Condomina.

Marco Asensio stars as Real Madrid beat Eibar, win fourth straight
Real Madrid 3 - 0 Eibar

Marco Asensio stars as Real Madrid beat Eibar, win fourth straight

Marco Asensio had a hand in two goals as Real Madrid recorded their fourth successive La Liga win with a routine 3-0 success over Eibar.