After the 36th round of games in La Liga, it's "as you were" at the top following wins for Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid.
1. Bale saves Real Madrid again
Kicking off first on Saturday, Real Madrid left it late at Real Sociedad but Gareth Bale's latest flying header brought a 1-0 win and put his side top of the La Liga table -- temporarily at least -- with 84 points.
With Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema missing, the third member of Madrid's "BBC" frontline stepped up for a second...
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone hailed three more valuable points after his team kept pace with La Liga's title contenders by beating Rayo Vallecano 1-0 at the Estadio Vicente Calderon on Saturday evening.
Simeone had made seven changes to the XI which beat Bayern Munich at the Calderon in last Wednesday's Champions League semifinal first leg, and a relegation-threatened Rayo had the better chances during the first half.
The Colchoneros coach sent on Antoine Griezmann with 54 minute played, and...
A much-changed Atletico Madrid ensured La Liga's title race will go down to the wire with a narrow 1-0 victory over local rivals Rayo Vallecano at the Vicente Calderon on Saturday.
With the likes of Saul Niguez, Antoine Griezmann, Fernando Torres and co. on the bench with one eye on the Champions League semifinal second leg against Bayern Munich on Tuesday -- in addition to the suspended Diego Simeone watching on from the stands -- it was always going to be difficult.
Atleti were disjointed at the...