Atletico Madrid has the titelfeest of FC Barcelona was delayed for a moment. Los Colchoneros defeated Wednesday night for his home crowd in Valencia with 3-2 and verkleinden so the gap with Barça to nine points.
Messi and co won Tuesday night with a 0-2 at Alaves and were thus twelve points at first pursuer Atletico. In the case of loss of the People of madrid against Valencia (the number five in the state) in the event that Barça, with four days to go, a 26th title credit. But the team of Diego Simeone suggested the party of the Catalans yet.
After nine minutes opened Alvaro Morata the score for the home team. Kevin Gameiro put the signs ten minutes before the break, in the outposts under a beating rain, back into balance. Shortly after the break, headed home Antoine Griezmann Atletico again on the lead (2-1).
But again it was Valencia alongside. After the intervention of the VAR went the ball a quarter of an hour for affluiten on the dot after hands of Saul Niguez. Captain Parejo put the team credentials and stay up to.
Yet it was Atletico with the victory walk. Substitute player Angel Correa kicked in minute 80 the 3-2 handsome against the nets.
Saturday will Barcelona a new chance to be champion. The team of Ernesto Valverde will receive staartploeg Levante and may profit the festivities begin. Atletico draws that day to Valladolid. With equal points ends Barça for Atletico on the basis of the mutual duels.