Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid has also got 57 points, but Barca are on top in goal difference.
As Atletico Madrid suffered a shocking defeat from Almeria 2-0, Barcelona moved back to top position with a scintillating 4-1 victory over Sevilla. It was Sevilla who scored first when a shot from Alberto Moreno went past Victor Valdes after a deflection from Marc Bartra. After gaining the lead, Sevilla continued to attack Barca’s goal post, but couldn’t raise the lead. The equaliser came from Alexis Sanchez when he headed in a free-kick from a position which appeared to be offside.
The game saw Messi coming back to his scoring ways. Messi’s goal gave 2-1 lead to to Barca just before halftime. The second half saw goals from Messi and Fabregas and took Barca to a convincing victory over Sevilla. With this win, Barca got back to top position with 57 points. The second place is held by Real Madrid who defeated Villarreal 4-2 even in the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo.
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid has also got 57 points, but Barca are on top in goal difference. It’s pretty sure that the title race will be severe this season. The remaining matches will be important for all these three teams. Let’s stay tuned for an exciting finish!