Updated on: Sunday, October 24, 2021, 10:18 PM IST

La Liga: David Alba, Lucas Vazquez help Real Madrid defeat Barcelona in El Clasico

Real Madrid won 2-1 against Barcelona
Photo: AFP

Photo: AFP


David Alba and Lucas Vazquez goals' helped Real Madrid defeat Barcelona in the La Liga on Sunday at the Camp Nou in Spain.

Real Madrid defeated Barcelona 2-1 on Sunday to consolidate its position at the top of La Liga standings with 20 points from nine games. Madrid now is level with second-placed Sevilla on points, but is ahead in the standings on the basis of goal difference.

Alba registered a goal for Real Madrid in the 32nd minute of the game. Madrid doubled its lead through Lucas Vazquez.

Sergio Aguero pegged one goal back for Barcelona, but it was not enough to hand his side the victory.

Real Madrid will next lock horns against Osasuna on Wednesday while Barcelona will square off against Rayo Vallecano on the same day

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Published on: Sunday, October 24, 2021, 10:18 PM IST