2016 SeasonAll times ET
Five thoughts from another extra dramatic weekend in La Liga as Real Madrid remain top despite a scare, but with Barca and Sevilla hot on their heels.
Real Madrid scored three goals after the hour mark to secure a sensational 3-2 come-from-behind victory over Villarreal in La Liga action on Sunday.
Koke bossed the midfield, which is no easy feat against a side like Barcelona, but it wasn't enough to prevent Atletico slipping to a late defeat.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone said that Barcelona's "great quality in the penalty areas" had again proved decisive after Sunday evening's loss.
Despite an apparent crisis and a coach who appears to be on the brink, Barcelona are back atop the La Liga table for a few hours, at least.
A last-minute Lionel Messi goal earned Barcelona a 2-1 win vs. Atletico Madrid to help them keep pace with Real Madrid at the top of the table.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone says he does not see Sunday's clash at home to Barcelona as a chance to get into the title race.
Atletico Madrid are to pay €44 million up front to ensure that the transport infrastructure around their new Wanda Metropolitano ground is completed.
In what is surely their last matchup at the Vicente Calderon, can high-flying Atletico Madrid and Diego Simeone finally beat Barcelona in La Liga?
Javier Mascherano returned to training on Friday but is not expected to be fit for Barcelona's game against Atletico Madrid on Sunday.
Atletico Madrid are interested in Alexandre Lacazette to replace Antoine Griezmann. As always, Transfer Talk has all the latest gossip.
The 34 goals scored in the first leg were the most in Champions League history, surpassing the 26 scored in 2013-14, according to ESPN Stats & Info.
Barca have until the beginning of March to decide whether they want to sign a right-back to replace the injured Aleix Vidal.
Atletico Madrid's Kevin Gameiro said he was "annoyed" to be taken off during the 4-2 Champions League round of 16 first leg win at Bayer Leverkusen.
Bayer Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt said his side made Tuesday's Champions League clash easier for the "incredibly dangerous" Atletico Madrid.
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