FC Barcelona’s Sunday again a step closer to the 25th Spanish title came to be. The undefeated leader beat Athletic Bilbao at Camp Nou with 2-0. Eljero Elia was matchwinner in the Turkish topper between Basaksehir and Besiktas.
Barcelona had only eight minutes to the lead. Paco Alcacer pulled back the ball after an assist from Jordi Alba in the far corner.
After half an hour of play was the final score already on the scoreboard, after Lionel Messi, with a slider from the edge of the penalty area on the edge of Barcelona doubled.
Previously encountered Paulinho and Messi still on goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga and hit Philippe Coutinho, the lat. After the 0-2 it was become, it was Coutinho again against the crossbar and Paulinho on the pole. In the second half took Barcelona off the gas and was not scored.
Andres Iniesta was allowed midway through the second half raids. The 33-year-old midfielder was serenaded by the audience, who is hoping that he has a lucrative offer from China off and at Barcelona.
Reservedoelman Jasper Cillessen remained as usual on the bench at Barcelona, this season, all 23 of the 29 races won, and the other six duels in a draw saw end.
Barcelona booked this week, even though European success, at the expense of Chelsea to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Athletic Bilbao, that thirteenth in the Primera Division, was Thursday by Olympique Marseille off in the Europa League.
Sunday night is Atletico Madrid, currently second on eleven points of Barcelona, still in action at Villarreal. Number four Real Madrid at home against Girona.
View the results and the position in the Primera Division
In Turkey decided Eljero Elia the mattress between his team Basaksehir and national champions Besiktas. The 31-year-old attacker made the only goal and ensured that Basaksehir with 53 points firmer on the second place.
Galatasaray, Saturday gelijkspeelde against rival Fenerbahçe, with one more point the front-runner. Besiktas has fifty points and is third.
Elijah got in the 28th minute the ball of the right aangespeeld and left goalkeeper Fabricio low down in the right corner, no chance. Basaksehir had from the 62nd minute with ten men away after the Brazilian Junior Caicara his second yellow card had been given. The home team, however, held position against Besiktas, where Ryan Babel and despite getting Lens both came into action.