Lionel Messi warmed up for Monday's Ballon d'Or ceremony by scoring his first hat-trick in 10 months as Barcelona eased to a 4-0 win over Granada to return to the top of the Primera Division.
Barcelona secured a comfortable 4-1 win over nine-man Espanyol in the first leg of their Copa del Rey round-of-16 clash at the Nou Camp.
Atletico Madrid will come away disappointed after a 1-1 draw against Rayo Vallecano to open their round of 16 tie.
A hat trick from Alvaro Negredo gave Valencia coach Gary Neville his second win for the club, 4-0 against Granada.
Zinedine Zidane has been appointed as new Real Madrid coach, with Rafa Benitez having been sacked from the position by club president Florentino Perez on Monday.
Gary Neville's Valencia twice came from behind to claim a 2-2 draw against 10-man Real Madrid in the Primera Division to turn up the heat on Rafael Benitez.
Thomas Partey came off the bench to fire Atletico Madrid to a 1-0 win over struggling Levante and take Diego Simeone's side two points clear at the top of the Primera Division.
Barcelona struck the woodwork twice but were unable to make a winning start to 2016 as they were held to a goalless draw at local rivals Espanyol.
Ten-man Atletico Madrid missed the chance to top the Primera Division at Christmas as they slipped to a shock 1-0 defeat against struggling Malaga.
Gareth Bale doubled his Primera Division tally for the season in one afternoon, scoring four goals as Real Madrid ruthlessly thrashed nine-man Rayo Vallecano 10-2 at the Bernabeu.
Valencia were held to a 2-2 draw by Getafe at the Mestalla as new head coach Gary Neville continued his wait for a first Primera Division victory.
Gary Neville oversaw his first victory as Valencia coach after Barakaldo were defeated 2-0 with goals from Alvaro Negredo and Santi Mina.
A thunderous strike from Antoine Griezmann saw Atletico Madrid come from behind and snatch a 2-1 victory over Athletic Bilbao to go joint-top of the Primera Division.
Real Madrid suffered their third league loss of the Primera Division season after going down 1-0 at Villarreal.
Valencia salvaged a 1-1 draw away to Eibar with a late own goal in Gary Neville's first league fixture as manager.
Barcelona threw away a two-goal lead against Deportivo La Coruna to draw 2-2 at the Nou Camp, dropping two vital points that could see them surrender their place at the top of the Primera Division by the end of the weekend.
Kevin Gameiro scored a late brace to give Sevilla a deserved 2-0 home win over Sporting Gijon.
Cedric Bakambu hit a late brace to hand Villarreal a 2-1 victory over Rayo Vallecano and snatch a first win for Marcelino's side in four league games.
Gary Neville watched from the stands as Valencia survived a Barcelona onslaught to claim a 1-1 draw.
Goals from Diego Godin and Antoine Griezmann maintained Atletico Madrid's title bid as they sank lowly Granada 2-0.
Real Madrid put their Copa del Rey controversy behind them with a thumping 4-1 derby win over Getafe.
Real Madrid have been expelled from this season's Copa del Rey for fielding ineligible player Denis Cheryshev in Wednesday's last-32 first-leg game at Cadiz.
Sandro Ramirez scored a hat trick as Barcelona eased to a 6-1 win over Villanovense in their Copa del Rey second leg encounter. The teams played to a 0-0 draw in the first leg.
Real Madrid sealed a comfortable victory in their Copa del Rey clash at Cadiz, but could be booted out of the competition for fielding an ineligible player.
Atletico Madrid fought back for a 2-1 win at third-division side Reus in their opening match of the Copa del Rey on Tuesday.
Nuno left his role as Valencia coach after his side lost 1-0 to Sevilla and were reduced to nine men.
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo scored at the latter end of either half as Real Madrid overcame a testing match at Eibar to win 2-0.
A solitary goal by in-form Antoine Griezmann saw Atletico overcome Espanyol to keep the pressure on league leaders Barcelona -- but they were rocked by a serious injury to midfielder Tiago.
Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar all netted as Barcelona eased to a 4-0 win over Real Sociedad, keeping them in the driving seat at the top of the Primera Division.
Atletico Madrid move up to second in the Primera Division after recording a narrow yet deserved 1-0 victory at Real Betis.
Simone Zaza scored one goal and set up another for Rodrigo Moreno as Valencia claimed a 3-1 La Liga win over Alaves at the Mestalla Stadium.
Atletico Madrid returned to winning ways in style by easing past Celta Vigo in a 3-0 win to reduce the gap to league leaders Barcelona to eight points.
Barcelona tightened their grip at the top of La Liga with a 2-0 win at bottom club Malaga, who played for an hour with 10 men.
Real Madrid overcame a shaky performance to maintain their fine recent form to defeat Eibar 2-1 at the Estadio Municipal de Ipurua.
Lionel Messi's 600th career goal sank Atletico Madrid 1-0 and ensured Barcelona stretched their lead at the top of La Liga to eight points.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 300th LaLiga goal as Real Madrid returned to winning ways with a 3-1 victory over 10-man Getafe at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Barcelona dropped points for the third time in their last five La Liga games as they drew 1-1 at struggling Las Palmas.
Antoine Griezmann scored four times as second-placed Atletico Madrid closed the gap between them and La Liga Leaders Barcelona to four points with a 4-0 home thrashing of Leganes on Wednesday evening.
Gerard Moreno struck deep in stoppage-time to give Espanyol a dramatic 1-0 win over Real Madrid at RCDE Stadium on Tuesday.
Antoine Griezmann scored a hat trick as Atletico Madrid closed the gap on leaders Barcelona to seven points after beating Sevilla 5-2 at the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.
Luis Suarez fired a hat-trick and Lionel Messi a brace as Barcelona ran riot in a 6-1 win against Girona to stay on course for their 25th La Liga title.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema were on the scoresheet as a Real Madrid side shorn of several stars continued their impressive form with a 4-0 victory over Alaves.
Skipper Sergio Ramos scored a late penalty clincher as Real Madrid came from behind to win 3-1 at Leganes and ease themselves into third place in La Liga.
Real Madrid staged a storming second-half comeback to beat Real Betis 5-3 in an eight-goal La Liga thriller.
Atletico Madrid closed the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona back to seven points with a 2-0 win over Athletic Bilbao at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano.
Valencia produced a quick-fire turnaround to win 2-1 at basement club Malaga and ensure they will end the weekend in third place, while Sevilla warmed up for their Champions League game with Manchester United next week by beating Las Palmas 2-1.
La Liga leaders Barcelona warmed up for their Champions League clash against Chelsea with a 2-0 win at Eibar, who finished with 10 men and manager Jose Luis Mendilibar sent to the stands.
Barcelona maintained their unbeaten record in La Liga but drew for the second league game in succession as Getafe held the leaders to a goalless stalemate at the Nou Camp.
Goalkeeper Sergio Rico was the Sevilla hero as the Copa del Rey finalists claimed a much-needed 1-0 LaLiga victory over Girona.
Cristiano Ronaldo hit a hat trick as Real Madrid warmed up for their Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain by convincingly beating Real Sociedad 5-2.
Record signing Philippe Coutinho came off the bench to score his first goal for Barcelona as they reached the Copa del Rey final with a 2-0 win at Valencia, progressing 3-0 on aggregate.
Sevilla recovered from a humiliating loss to Eibar by booking their place in the King's Cup final for a second time in three seasons, beating Leganes 2-0 on Wednesday in a semi-final second leg to progress 2-1 on aggregate.
Atletico Madrid maintained their nine-point gap behind La Liga leaders Barcelona with a 1-0 victory over Valencia at the Wanda Metroploitano on Sunday.
Barcelona needed a late header from Gerard Pique to earn a 1-1 draw at city rivals Espanyol on Sunday -- and a new club record.
Veteran Italian forward Giampaolo Pazzini came off the bench to net a dramatic late equaliser as relegation-battlers Levante held Real Madrid to a 2-2 draw on Saturday.
Barcelona are in pole position to reach a fifth consecutive Copa del Rey final after Luis Suarez's winner saw off Valencia 1-0 at the Nou Camp.
Lionel Messi scored a stunning late free kick as Barcelona came from behind to beat Alaves and maintain their unbeaten start to LaLiga.
Antoine Griezmann, Fernando Torres and Thomas Partey were on target as Atletico Madrid were made to work for Sunday's 3-0 win over lowly Las Palmas.
Cristiano Ronaldo netted twice as Real Madrid thrashed Valencia 4-1 to bounce back from their Copa del Rey shock against Leganes, moving to within two points of Saturday's hosts in the process.
Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi scored the goals as Barcelona's established stars kept new signing Philippe Coutinho out of the limelight in qualifying for the semifinals of the Copa del Rey with a 2-0 win over city rivals Espanyol.