Barcelona Loss and Atletico Madrid Triumph in the Best of Liga and Serie A

  • Barça Shares the Lead with Atleti
    1/11 Barcelona was defeated by Valencia at the Nou Camp and was tied with Atletico Madrid at the top of the table. In Italy, Juventus is closer to win a new Scudetto.
  • Barcelona 1-2 Valencia
    2/11 Barcelona 1-2 Valencia: Messi's 500th goal eclipsed by another loss: Lionel Messi finally broke his scoring drought to reach his 500th professional goal, but that personal achievement was overshadowed by another poor Barcelona display as they went down 2-1 to Valencia. An own goal from Ivan Rakitic saw Valencia take a shock lead, before Santi Mina doubled the visitors' lead with his fourth league goal of the season. Messi eventually got his milestone goal after the break to end his barren run, but it was not enough to salvage a draw as Valencia held firm.
  • Barcelona 1-2 Valencia
    3/11 Barcelona 1-2 Valencia: Messi's 500th goal eclipsed by another loss: Lionel Messi finally broke his scoring drought to reach his 500th professional goal, but that personal achievement was overshadowed by another poor Barcelona display as they went down 2-1 to Valencia. An own goal from Ivan Rakitic saw Valencia take a shock lead, before Santi Mina doubled the visitors' lead with his fourth league goal of the season. Messi eventually got his milestone goal after the break to end his barren run, but it was not enough to salvage a draw as Valencia held firm.
  • Barcelona 1-2 Valencia
    4/11 Barcelona 1-2 Valencia: Messi's 500th goal eclipsed by another loss: Lionel Messi finally broke his scoring drought to reach his 500th professional goal, but that personal achievement was overshadowed by another poor Barcelona display as they went down 2-1 to Valencia. An own goal from Ivan Rakitic saw Valencia take a shock lead, before Santi Mina doubled the visitors' lead with his fourth league goal of the season. Messi eventually got his milestone goal after the break to end his barren run, but it was not enough to salvage a draw as Valencia held firm.
  • Barcelona 1-2 Valencia
    5/11 Barcelona 1-2 Valencia: Messi's 500th goal eclipsed by another loss: Lionel Messi finally broke his scoring drought to reach his 500th professional goal, but that personal achievement was overshadowed by another poor Barcelona display as they went down 2-1 to Valencia. An own goal from Ivan Rakitic saw Valencia take a shock lead, before Santi Mina doubled the visitors' lead with his fourth league goal of the season. Messi eventually got his milestone goal after the break to end his barren run, but it was not enough to salvage a draw as Valencia held firm.
  • Atletico Madrid 3-0 Granada
    6/11 Atletico Madrid 3-0 Granada: Koke, Torres and Correa turn up heat on Barcelona: Koke and Fernando Torres were Atletico Madrid's heroes and Angel Correa added his own goal as they eased to a 3-0 win over Granada, pulling momentarily level on points with Liga leaders Barcelona. Koke struck from close range to give Atletico an early advantage and Fernando Torres's third goal in as many league games gave them an unassailable advantage, before Angel Correa netted his fourth league goal of the season late on.
  • Atletico Madrid 3-0 Granada
    7/11 Atletico Madrid 3-0 Granada: Koke, Torres and Correa turn up heat on Barcelona: Koke and Fernando Torres were Atletico Madrid's heroes and Angel Correa added his own goal as they eased to a 3-0 win over Granada, pulling momentarily level on points with Liga leaders Barcelona. Koke struck from close range to give Atletico an early advantage and Fernando Torres's third goal in as many league games gave them an unassailable advantage, before Angel Correa netted his fourth league goal of the season late on.
  • Atletico Madrid 3-0 Granada
    8/11 Atletico Madrid 3-0 Granada: Koke, Torres and Correa turn up heat on Barcelona: Koke and Fernando Torres were Atletico Madrid's heroes and Angel Correa added his own goal as they eased to a 3-0 win over Granada, pulling momentarily level on points with Liga leaders Barcelona. Koke struck from close range to give Atletico an early advantage and Fernando Torres's third goal in as many league games gave them an unassailable advantage, before Angel Correa netted his fourth league goal of the season late on.
  • Juventus 4-0 Palermo
    9/11 Juventus 4-0 Palermo: Allegri’s men move nine points clear at the top: Juventus dispatched Palermo 4-0 to take full advantage of Napoli's defeat at Inter by moving nine points clear at the top of Serie A with five games remaining. Sami Khedira's exquisitely taken volley gave the home side the ideal start before Paul Pogba, Juan Cuadrado and Simone Padoin made sure of the victory with second-half goals.
  • Juventus 4-0 Palermo
    10/11 Juventus 4-0 Palermo: Allegri’s men move nine points clear at the top: Juventus dispatched Palermo 4-0 to take full advantage of Napoli's defeat at Inter by moving nine points clear at the top of Serie A with five games remaining. Sami Khedira's exquisitely taken volley gave the home side the ideal start before Paul Pogba, Juan Cuadrado and Simone Padoin made sure of the victory with second-half goals.
  • Juventus 4-0 Palermo
    11/11 Juventus 4-0 Palermo: Allegri’s men move nine points clear at the top: Juventus dispatched Palermo 4-0 to take full advantage of Napoli's defeat at Inter by moving nine points clear at the top of Serie A with five games remaining. Sami Khedira's exquisitely taken volley gave the home side the ideal start before Paul Pogba, Juan Cuadrado and Simone Padoin made sure of the victory with second-half goals.