Spanish Football Liga Sunday resultsLa Liga continued today with 5 matches scheduled of Round 20. Here are all the final results along with the goalscorers.
Valencia CF managed to avoid a disaster equalizing in the final moments of their game against Madrid Club Rayo Vallecano. The final score 2 - 2 with Valencia on each occasion behind on goal but managing to comeback.
Valencia was very unhappy at the end of the game after the referee disallowed a goal by Alcacer that was not offside, this decision cost them the three points. However, they could not justify a victory as their Football did not accompany. Here are goals:
- Jozabed 14th min, 0 - 1
- Negredo 54th min, 1 - 1
- Llorente 68th min, 1 -2
- Paco Alcacer 87th min, 2 - 2.
Real Madrid did all the job in the 1º half in their game against Real Sporting de Gijon. After 45 mins Real Madrid was already up 5 - 0 , with goals from Bale in the 7th min, two from Cristiano Ronaldo - 10th & 17th min - & two from Benzema - 12th & 40th min.
In the 2º half Real Sporting set up a more defensive line-up & managed to keep out Real Madrid & score a consolation goal themselves through Isma Lopez in the 61st min.
The negative aspect for Real Madrid were the injuries to Gareth Bale - calf muscle - & Benzema. We have to wait to see what the medical team says in coming hours.
Final result 5 - 1
Las Palmas hosted current Liga leaders Atletico de Madrid & were defeated 0 - 3. The scoreline perhaps was harsh as Las Palmas played well, but Atletico has only been scored 8 times all this season in Liga, with the best defence in European Football to date.
Up front, Atletico de Madrid was very effective with their chances with Antoine Griezmann again securing the victory with two goals - 67th & 89th min, while the opener came from defender Felipe Luis in the 10th min.
Madrid Club Getafe managed their 3rd straight victory after defeating 2 - 1 RCD Espanyol. The two goals for Getafe through Pedro Leon in the 28th min & the second (& winner) through Sarabia in the 36th min. For Espanyol their only goal came through Hernan Perez in the 25th min.
FC Barcelona steam rolled Athletic Club Bilbao 6 - 0. The 4th min red card to Bilbao goalkeeper Gorka did not help, but Barça was very superior throughout. HAT-TRICK to Luis Suarez, Neymar scored & gave assists & everyone happy at "Camp Nou". Barça meets Ath Bilbao in 4 days again for the Spanish Cup, & the question is, how must Bilbao be thinking & feeling?
Goals came in the following order:
- Messi 7th min (penalty), 1 - 0
- Neymar 31st min, 2 - 0
- Suarez 47th min, 3 - 0
- Ratikic 61st min, 4 - 0
- Suarez 68th min, 5 - 0
- Suarez 82nd min, 6 - 0
Eibar - Granada.