In the absence of five days, Barcelona has again tightened LaLiga and remains on the lookout for Atlético de Madrid, which plays this Sunday
SPAIN – The 1-2 victory of the Barcelona before him Villarreal This Sunday he tightened the fight for LaLiga in the absence of five days for the end of the Spanish championship. With all three units, the Barca reached 71 points in third position and equaled Real Madrid, who is second, although with the same number of units.
The team led by Ronald Koeman went back in La Cerámica and that put pressure on Atlético de Madrid, which is the leader of the competition with 73 units and a setback this Sunday against Athletic Bilbao, would leave Madrid or Barca one victory away from being able to take the top of the table.
However, the advantage is for the Catalans, who have a pending game because last weekend they played the final of the Copa del Rey, which they won to add their first title this season.
The wards of Koeman There are 32 games played, by 33 of the meringues and Atleti, who will fulfill this duel this afternoon.
The Barcelona He waits for the Colchoneros’ stumble this day to be able to dream at midweek with the top of the table in the duel against Granada.
The goalless draw this Saturday by the Real Madrid against Real Betis, allowed the Catalans to get closer in the general table and put the double at risk for the pupils of Zinedine Zidane, who are still alive in Champions League and they yearn for both the local and international title.
Although there is a month left for everything to be decided, the situation for LaLiga is more alive than ever.
Atlético de Madrid 73 points
Real Madrid 71 points