Real Madrid held by Valencia at the Mestalla Stadium
Real Madrid missed the opportunity to go top of the La Liga standings, after they were held by Valencia to a 1-1 stalemate at the Mestalla Stadium.
The Galaticos were tipped to occupy the top spot with a win, after rivals Barcelona were held to a 2-2 draw by Real Sociedad earlier, but Madrid failed to capitalized on the opportunity ahead of the El Clasico on Wednesday.
Morata and Sual on target as Atletico Madrid returns to winning ways
Alvaro Morata and Saul Niguez second half strikes ensured Atletico Madrid returns to winning ways after failing to win any of their past three La Liga games. The Madrid based club secured a 2-0 win over Osasuna on Saturday at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium.
Other results includes: [Alaves 1-1 Leganes] [Granada 1-2 Levante] [Real Sociedad 2-2 Barcelona] [Ath. Bilbao 0-0 Eibar] [Getafe 2-0 Valladolid] [Celta Vigo 2-2 RCD Mallorca] [Espanyol 2-2 Real Betis]