The race intensified at the top of the Spanish Football League standings after Real Madrid clinched the World Clasico summit on Saturday at the expense of rivals Barcelona 2-1.
Real Madrid rose to the top temporarily with 66 points, waiting for Atletico Madrid to face Real Betis later on Sunday, and Barcelona's balance was frozen at 65 points.
The upcoming confrontations will be crucial to determine the identity of the current season's champion of the Spanish League, and after today's Atletico match, each of the three teams will have 8 matches, and each team will receive 4 matches and travel to play the other four matches.
✅ "Karim Benzema" Capitano, top scorer.
✅ "Tony Crosse" is on fire.
✅ “Zidane” becomes the first coach to win three consecutive
matches with “Real Madrid” since 1979.
“Real Madrid” decides “Clásico” the Earth with a double against “Barcelona” and rises to the top of #LaLigaSantander temporarily. # ElClásico pic.twitter .com / ZmRE5Wq8T8
- LaLiga (@LaLigaArab) April 10, 2021
Real Madrid will have a difficult task to achieve the title, in addition to waiting for Atletico to stumble upon the lead;
The royal club will have to overcome the hurdle of powerful teams such as Sevilla, Villarreal, Real Betis and Athletic Bilbao.
This is the complete program for Real Madrid matches:
Real Madrid travel to meet Getafe (18 April)
He travels to face Kadesh (April 21)
Receives Real Betis (April 24)
Receives ASASONA (May 1)
Receives Seville (date to be determined)
He travels to meet Granada (date to be determined)
Travels to play Athletic Bilbao (date to be determined)
Villarreal receives (date to be determined).
For his part, Barcelona will face strong confrontations, most notably the reception of Atletico Madrid, which is the only confrontation between the trio that competes for the lead for the remainder of the current season.
This is the complete program of Barcelona matches:
Barcelona host Getafe (22 April)
He travels to play Villarreal (25 April)
Receives Granada (28 or 29 April)
He travels to play Valencia (2 May)
Receives Atlético de Madrid (date to be determined).
Travels to face Levante (date to be determined)
Receives Saltavego (date to be determined)
He travels to meet Aybar (date to be determined)
The preference will be for Atletico Madrid, which has its fate in its own hands, and it will be required to win the next matches to ensure the coronation, regardless of the results of the competitors.
Summary of the fall of the leaders "Atletico Madrid" to "Seville" in the match of the brilliance of "Yassin Bono" 📺 # SevillaFCAtleti 1-0 pic.twitter.com/QeMLgswtJl
- LaLiga (@LaLigaArab) April 4, 2021
However, the task will not be easy, because he will face - in addition to Barcelona - a number of teams that will not give up easily in front of him.
Here is the full program of Atletico Madrid's matches:
Atletico Madrid host Eibar (18 April)
Huesca receives (April 22)
He travels to play Athletic Bilbao (25 April)
He travels to meet Elche (May 1)
He travels to face Barcelona (date to be determined)
Real Sociedad receives (date to be determined)
Osasuna receives (date to be determined)
He travels to meet Valladolid (date to be determined)