After the Cornellá debacle in the Copa del Rey, the Atlético de Madrid, LaLiga Santander leader, will seek redemption for his first “sin” of the season this Saturday with a victory in the Metropolitano against Athletic that allows you to consolidate your first position in the table.
The day is inaugurated this Friday by the match that faces the Celtic, another team eliminated -and thrashed- in the Cup by a Second B team, Ibiza, against Villarreal. Already on saturday, Real Madrid will try to pressure Atlético on the Osasuna field, while Barcelona visit Granada with the idea of continuing to progress after beating Athletic in their postponed match. He Sevilla-Real Sociedad, a pulse for the Champions squares, closes a great day of football.
Sunday, the Valencia will try to stop his free fall before him Valladolid, Meanwhile he Getafe will measure your crisis in Elche. mid-table duels Cadiz-Alaves and the Levante-Eibar complete the program before the final closure on Monday with the Huesca-Betis.
Last day, Atlético once again demonstrated solidity at the top of the standings with their victory in Mendizorroza against Alavés (1-2), which annulled the victories of Real Madrid and Barcelona. The whites reacted after their stumble in Elche to beat Celta (2-0), while the Catalans solved their visit to Huesca (0-1) with a victory by the minimum.
Huesca – Barcelona (0-1)
He Barcelona, after the fiasco that led to the draw against Eibar, reacted in El Alcoraz, already with Messi in the starting eleven, and took a forced victory against the Huesca though he did it for the minimum and exposing himself to his rival could give him a scare in the last minutes.
Alavés – Atlético de Madrid (1-2)
The Uruguayan Luis Suarez reappeared and saved the Atlético de Madrid by scoring the winning goal in the 90th minute (1-2) before him Deportivo Alavéswho managed to equalize the score with ten players after the expulsion of Víctor Laguardia.
Real Madrid – Celta (2-0)
An exchange of gifts in the form of goal assists between Marco Asensio and Lucas Vázquez, with the most unbalancing version of the Majorcan, they rescued the forcefulness of a Real Madrid what stopped the great streak of Celtic with an image of firmness and full of success in his two shots on target.