Not long ago, La Liga title race was seen as a foregone conclusion but with Barcelona’s horrendous form in recent weeks has allowed Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid to claw their back in the title picture. So much so, all three teams are separated only by a point. Barcelona(76) and
Barcelona have not been the same team ever since their El Clasico defeat against Real Madrid. Camp Nou witnessed a tactical demonstration from Zinedine Zidane which is now being followed by every team playing against the La Liga Champions. We saw the other team from Madrid go with similar tactics
Barcelona have only manged to take just one point from their last three La Liga games and have allowed Atletico and Real Madrid to crawl their way back in the title race. At this point, Atletico are only 3 points while Real are just 4 points behind Luis Enrique’s men.
Back in November 2015, Real Madrid were humiliated following a 4-0 defeat against Barcelona at Santiago Bernabeu. The result virtually started the end of Rafa Benitez’s time as the Real Madrid manager. Since then Zinedine Zidane has taken over at the club with mixed results to his credit. However, last
Real Madrid displayed a gritty performance at Camp Nou as they managed a 2-1 comeback win against Barcelona. The win has now cut down the gap between Real and Barca to 7 points. The Catalans had more of the ball but were never able to create goal-scoring opportunities. Real Madrid’s defensive