The Spanish league leaders Real Madrid’s unbeaten run reached to an end and struggling Valencia grabbed an important victory over Espanyol in Week 17/18 of the 2016/2017 LaLiga season.
LEGANES 0, ATHLETIC BILBAO 0
The match between Leganes and Athletic Bilbao ended in a goalless draw at Butarque Stadium.
FC BARCELONA 5, LAS PALMAS 0
Luis Suarez scored twice and Lionel Messi, Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal were also on the scoresheet as FC Barcelona crushed the underdogs Las Palmas at Camp Nou, the FC Barcelona home ground.
ATLETICO MADRID 1, REAL BETIS 0
Former Benfica player, Nicolas Gaitan, scored the winning and only goal of the match to hand his Atletico Madrid an important and sweet victory with three valuable points in their chase for top four spot.
DEPORTIVO LA CORUÑA 0, VILLARREAL 0
The match between Deportivo La Coruña and Villarreal ended in a goalless draw at Estadio Municipal de Riazor.
VALENCIA 2, ESPANYOL 1
Martin Montoya and Santi Mina scored for Valencia as they got their fourth victory of the season from a match that produced five yellow cards to Valencia only.
CELTA VIGO 1, ALAVES 0
Sweden international John Guidetti played 71 minutes as his Celta Vigo defeated ten-men Alaves at home after a goal scored by Nemanja Radoja in the 89th minute.
GRANADA 1, OSASUNA 1
These two clubs are fighting to avoid relegation from LaLiga and this match ended in a two-goal draw. A match that had two Granada players sent off.
SPORTING GIJON 2, EIBAR 3
Eibar’s stable form continues after another victory, this time over struggling Sporting Gijon.
SEVILLA 2, REAL MADRID 1
Real Madrid’s unbeaten run ended with 40 matches unbeaten after recently signed Stevan Jovetic scored a late winning goal for his Sevilla at home.