PRIMERA 2016-17
Week 16 16 Dec 2016
Alaves1 - 0Real Betis
Athletic Bilbao2 - 1Celta Vigo
Atletico Madrid1 - 0Las Palmas
Barcelona4 - 1Espanyol
Deportivo2 - 0Osasuna
Granada0 - 2Real Sociedad
Leganes1 - 1Eibar
Sevilla4 - 1Malaga
Sporting Gijon1 - 3Villarreal
Valencia2 - 1Real Madrid
Week 17 08 Jan 2017
Athletic Bilbao-Alaves
Celta Vigo-Malaga
Eibar-Atletico Madrid
Las Palmas-Sporting Gijon
Real Betis-Leganes
Real Madrid-Granada
Real Sociedad-Sevilla
Joaquin Sanchez is facing an anxious wait to see if his calf injury in Real Betis’ 1-0 defeat to Alaves is a serious one.
Ernesto Valverde has confessed Celta Vigo were ‘clearly superior’ to his Athletic Bilbao on Monday night, despite the victory for the Basques.
Diego Simeone believes Atletico Madrid’s fans “must be proud” of their team after an “extraordinary” 2016, ended in La Liga with a win against Las Palmas.
Lionel Messi became the Catalan derby’s all-time top goalscorer and Luis Suarez scored a brace as Barcelona demolished in-form Espanyol 4-1 on Sunday.
Deportivo La Coruna boss Gaizka Garitano hopes his club can retain the services of in-form Ryan Babel, whose deal expires at the end of the month.
Real Sociedad boss Eusebio Sacristan reserved special praise for substitute striker Jon Bautista after the 21-year-old opened the scoring at Granada.
Jorge Sampaoli believes his side have ‘earned the respect of Spanish football’ by finishing the year in third place in La Liga.
Villarreal boss Fran Escriba has challenged Alexandre Pato to maintain the level of performance he produced in Saturday’s 3-1 win at Sporting Gijon.
Real Madrid lost ground in the La Liga title race after they suffered a 2-1 defeat to Valencia during Wednesday's rescheduled clash at Mestalla.
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