Barcelona host Atletico Madrid in the standout fixture in LaLiga Santander on Sunday, with Xavi Hernandez’s men looking to leapfrog Diego Simeone’s side into the fourth and final Champions League spot. The Catalans haven’t put together two consecutive league wins since November, but they are unbeaten in their last six LaLiga games.
Atletico have also struggled for consistency but two wins from their last three have put them back on the right track. Stay with us for all the build-up to Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid and then updates from the match itself.
Then 10 men of Barcelona have held on! They win this six-goal thriller 4-2, with Dani Alves the main man with a goal, an assist and a red card. The result means Barcelona leapfrog Atletico Madrid into fourth position in the LaLiga Santander table.