.Barcelona, Spain
(Photo Credit: Twitter/@LaLiga)

  • Barcelona secured a 2-1 victory over Getafe in La Liga
  • Memphis Depay scored the winner for Barcelona
  • Getafe scored their first league goal of the season

.Barcelona, Spain
Lionel Messi now has 33 goals in all competitions and 25 in the league. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@leomessi)

  • Barcelona registered a 5-2 win against Getafe on Thursday
  • Lionel Messi scored two goals leading the charge for Barca
  • He gave up on a hattrick opportunity and allowed Griezmann to take the penalty

.Getafe, Spain
Real Madrid ended the game with Getafe at a score of 0-0. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@realmadriden)

  • Atletico had trounced Eibar 5-0 to reignite their fading title charge
  • Atletico now have a 3 point advantage at the top of the table over Real
  • Zinedine Zidane took only 13 senior outfield players to Getafe

Yet another time Atletico slip up in La Liga.(Photo: Twitter/Atletico Madrid)

  • Getafe were reduced to 10 men when Allan Nyom was sent off in the 70th minute
  • Diego Simeone's side have now won only two of their last seven games in all competitions
  • Suarez went closest, a curling effort with his left foot beating everyone only to pop back off the post

Real Madrid inched closer to league leaders and city rivals Atletico Madrid.(Photo credit: Twitter/@realmadriden)

  • Madrid were without nine first team players
  • Karim Benzema and Ferland Mendy scored the goals at Valdebebas
  • Madrid's victory puts them in sight of city rivals Atletico