Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid are tied on top with 57 points each.
La Liga will probably be the most interesting Championship with Premier league to follow until the end with three atop of the league. Every point will now count to determine the successor of FC Barcelona.While looking for some decent football resources over the weekend, w noticed that new sports betting site Betbright have just launched an excellent betting blog which seems a very handy resource for sports news and odds. There will be moments of great feelings and upsets, wins and losses for a thrilling finish. Let’s read the reactions from the coaches – post game talk
Barcelona – Tata Martino:
on the win away 4-1: “We’re aware that we’re at a crucial part of the season, the match could have been tied up 2-2 but we managed to control the end of the match.”“you have to know when to choose to be direct and when to have more possession. “We played poorly for the first 20 minutes, but once we equalised we played better. Being first (with goal differential) brings tranquility, now the game starts to see who doesn’t fail.”
Real Madrid – Carlo Ancelotti:
On the win at the home 4-2: “Villarreal played well, but we played well on the break and made the most of them. We put the pressure on our rivals for La Liga with this win”. We played a great game against a good rival”. “The team are playing well, both in defense and attack, and we have to keep going. We have to win every match at home.”
Atletico Madrid – Diego Simone:
on the tie at home 0-0: “The opponent tried to play their game. In the first half we could have done better, we created some chances, but football has these things, sometimes you win, some are tied and you lose some. We do not seek excuses, we will not blame the referee, or the wind, or the ball…the opponent did a great job and congratulations on that. The only way we know to follow this line is working, and we will.”