In the event of a tie in points at the end of the league, Real Madrid has 13 points in a direct duel against Atlético de Madrid (7) and Barcelona (4)
The fall of Atlético de Madrid against Athletic Club closed the fight in LaLiga for the championship. Real Madrid (71), Barcelona (71), Sevilla (70), in addition to the colchoneros (73) are separated by three units, so that at the end of the season direct duels between the four can be a factor for the title, a criterion that favors the meringues.
Atlético de Madrid remains the leader of LaLiga with 73 units, but could drop to second place if Barcelona, who has 71, win their pending match against Granada next Wednesday. Real Madrid is in second place with 71 points, one more than Seville, fourth in the general table.
The four contenders for the championship have contested, among themselves, 15 points, so each one has a confrontation between the contenders, both will be in Matchday 35: Barcelona vs Atlético de Madrid and Real Madrid vs Sevilla.
In direct duels between the first four, Real Madrid is the one with the most points, with a total of 13. He beat Barcelona in both games; he won and drew with Atlético de Madrid, while, against Sevilla, the rival with whom he still has a confrontation, he won in the first round.
Second place would go to Atlético de Madrid with seven units. The colchoneros fell and drew against Real Madrid; With Sevilla, each team won a match and beat Barcelona in the only duel they have had this season.
Barcelona and Seville would be the least benefited, both with four points each. In the case of the Catalans, they have only added against Sevilla, with a win and a draw, while the two duels against Real Madrid and the one they played with Atlético de Madrid fell.
On the other hand, the sevillistas took three points from Atlético de Madrid and one from Barcelona, but the confrontation against Real Madrid is still pending.
After Barcelona’s pending duel against Granada, there will be five rounds left to play in LaLiga, which at the moment is dominated by Atlético de Madrid, a team that has three pursuers in the fight for the championship.
General table with duels between the four best classified in LaLiga
Real Madrid – 13 points
Atlético de Madrid – 7 points
Barcelona – 4 points
Seville – 4 points