A towering Lionel Messi has shot FC Barcelona back to the top of the Primera Division squad. The World Player met 5-2 (4 ') : 1) victory of the Catalans against RCD Mallorca three times – in the 17th, 41st and 83rd minute. Antoine Griezmann had brought the hosts into the lead after a push-assist from Marc-André ter Stegen (7 '), while Luis Suarez scored the 4: 1 halftime score (43'). Barcelona moved on points with Real Madrid (both 34) equal, but is due to the better goal difference before the Royal.
Home celebrates home victoryReal temporarily topped Spain's first league with a 2-0 (1-0) home victory over Espanyol Barcelona. The goals were scored by Raphaël Varane (37th minute) and Karim Benzema (79th minute). From the 83rd minute, the Royal played in underage after Ferland Mendy saw yellow-red. 2014 World Champion Toni Kroos was substituted on 71 minutes, Luka Modric came on for him. MADRID was environmentally friendly during the match and played in green instead of the usual white jersey for home games. With the initiative, the Royalists wanted to announce their support for the World Climate Change Conference, which is currently taking place in the Spanish capital.