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.
Neymar and Luis Suarez continued their superb scoring run to shock Real Madrid and send Barcelona on their way to a 4-0 Clasico thrashing at the Bernabeu.
Real Madrid suffered their first defeat under Rafael Benitez as Sevilla produced a remarkable turnaround to win 3-2 at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Sunday evening.
Neymar and Luis Suarez continued their fine goal-scoring form for Barcelona as Luis Enrique's side provisionally moved top of La Liga with a hard-fought 3-0 win over Villarreal at the Camp Nou on Sunday.
Antoine Griezmann had Diego Simeone jumping for joy as he headed in a stoppage-time winner to hand Atletico Madrid a 1-0 victory over Sporting Gijon.
Barcelona's quest for an unbeaten La Liga season came to a shocking end with a 5-4 defeat away to Levante on Sunday.
Gareth Bale scored twice to lead Real Madrid to a 6-0 rout over Celta Vigo in La Liga on Saturday.
Atletico Madrid warmed up for the Europa League final by taking a big step towards securing second spot in LaLiga with a 1-0 success at Getafe.
Sevilla remain in the hunt for a Europa League spot as Joaquin Caparros secured his first win since taking temporary charge with a 3-2 win over Real Madrid at the Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan.
Andres Iniesta provided two world-class assists and Ousmane Dembele added two late goals as La Liga champions Barcelona saw off Villarreal 5-1 on Wednesday to maintain their quest for an unbeaten domestic league season.
Gareth Bale's equaliser helped Real Madrid rally for a 2-2 draw against 10-man Barcelona in a combative affair on Sunday night at the Camp Nou.
Atletico Madrid slumped to their first La Liga home defeat of the season as they were beaten 2-0 by Espanyol at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium.
Sevilla ended their winless streak and boosted their Europa League hopes with a 1-0 victory against Real Sociedad.
Lionel Messi put the icing on the cake as Barcelona clinched the La Liga title with a 4-2 victory over Deportivo La Coruna, who were relegated.
Atletico Madrid stayed mathematically in the La Liga title race, for a few hours at least, with a 1-0 victory over Alaves.
Real Madrid warmed up for the second leg of their Champions League semifinal against Bayern Munich with a 2-1 home win over Leganes.
Barcelona won their fourth successive Copa del Rey with a merciless 5-0 thrashing of Sevilla as departing hero Andres Iniesta joined the usual suspects on the scoresheet.
Substitute Juanmi struck twice to dent Atletico Madrid's hopes of a top-two La Liga finish as they went down 3-0 at Real Sociedad.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored an exquisite back-heel to rescue a point for Real Madrid in their 1-1 draw against Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday.
Barcelona's charge towards the La Liga title was held up after a much-changed side was held to a 2-2 draw at Celta Vigo, where Sergi Roberto was sent off with his side's first league red card in over a year.
A much-changed Real Madrid edged past basement club Malaga 2-1 to leapfrog Valencia into third place in LaLiga.
Atletico Madrid eased to a 3-0 win at home over Levante to strengthen their hold on second place in La Liga on Sunday.
Barcelona broke a 38-year-old La Liga record on Saturday as they extended their unbeaten streak in Spain's top flight to 39 games by beating Valencia 2-1 at the Camp Nou.
Real Madrid had to settle for a 1-1 draw at home to city rivals Atletico as Antoine Griezmann struck to cancel out Cristiano Ronaldo's opening goal.
Lionel Messi fired a hat trick as Barcelona took another big step towards the La Liga title with a 3-1 home win against Leganes.
Kevin Gameiro converted a match-winning penalty as Atletico Madrid beat struggling Deportivo La Coruna 1-0 to remain in contention for the La Liga title.
Lionel Messi came off the bench to net a stunning last-minute equaliser as La Liga leaders Barcelona fought back from two-goals down to draw 2-2 at Sevilla.
Gareth Bale scored twice as Real Madrid warmed up for their Champions League clash against Juventus with a 3-0 win at struggling Las Palmas, where Cristiano Ronaldo was rested.
Substitute Enes Unal scored twice in the final nine minutes as Villarreal dealt a major blow to Atletico Madrid's hopes of catching Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a 2-1 victory.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 50th career hat trick, then went on to add a fourth goal as Real Madrid beat Girona 6-3 in La Liga on Sunday.
Lionel Messi scored for the sixth consecutive game in all competitions as Barcelona tightened their grip in the title race with a 2-0 La Liga win over Athletic Bilbao.
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.