All three felt the pressure of a "must win situation" if they wished to keep alive their Liga title contention in tact. Here we focus on these three Clubs & their results.
Deportivo A Coruña was overrun 0 - 8 by FC Barcelona which reacted to a string of losses & bad form. The best medicine was a big win & this was the match. Luis Suarez scored 4 goals!
Here are the goalscorers:
- Luis Suarez 10th min, 0 - 1
- Luis Suarez 23rd min, 0 - 2
- Ratikic 46th min, 0 - 3
- Luis Suarez 52nd min, 0 - 4
- Luis Suarez 63rd min, 0 - 5
- Messi 72nd min, 0 - 6
- Bartra 78th min, 0 - 7
- Neymar 80th min, 0 - 8
Atletico de Madrid had to win to maintain themselves joint leaders & they this winning away 0 - 1 Athletic Club Bilbao. The winner came from Fernando Torres in the 37th min from a precision Griezmann pass which was headed into goal.
At. Madrid remains joint leader on points with Barcelona.
Real Madrid overcame a difficult Villarreal winning finally comfortably 3 - 0. This win maintains them 3º rd on the Liga ladder just 1 point behind FC Barcelona & At Madrid respectively. The goals in this order:
- Karim Benzema 40th min, 1 - 0
- Lucas Vasquez 68th min, 2 - 0
- Modric 75th min, 3 - 0