Barcelona coach Luis Enrique rejected suggestions his team had under-performed in their 2-0 win at 10-man Real Betis, which saw the Catalans move to within two wins of retaining the Primera Division title.
GARETH BALE could this week deal a double blow to Manchester City by shooting them out of the Champions League – and preparing to sign a new contract with Real Madrid.
Substitute Antoine Griezmann scores to give Atletico Madrid a 1-0 win over Rayo Vallecano to keep pace at the top of La Liga.
Barcelona beat 10-man Real Betis 2-0 to end the day back on top of La Liga with two games to go in the Spanish title race.
Zinedine Zidane said Gareth Bale could be as important for Real Madrid as Cristiano Ronaldo after he scored the winner at Real Sociedad on Saturday.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini knows his side must improve in attack when they take on Real Madrid at the Bernabeu.