Atletico Madrid narrowly maintained the Spanish La Liga lead despite a 1-1 draw against Real Betis.
To become the difference between him and his rivals Real Madrid and Barcelona one point and two, respectively.
After the royal team won El Clasico by winning two goals for one over Barca.
The following are the top ten facts and oddities of the tour:
1- Atletico Madrid lost 16 out of the last 33 points “La Liga round”
Atletico Madrid drew against Real Betis at the Benito Villamarín to maintain the top of the table.
Despite losing two new points, to gain 17 points and lose 16 during the last 11 rounds.
During that time, he won only four matches, moving one point away from defending champions Real Madrid and two points away from Barcelona.
2- Real Madrid have won three consecutive Clásico matches for the first time in decades “La Liga round”
Real Madrid have not won three consecutive Clásico games in La Liga since 1978.
When he defeated Barcelona 2-3, 4-0, 3-1, after Saturday’s victory at Alfredo Di Stefano’s stadium, with two goals to one, over the Catalan squad.
Before that, he had won 1-3, 2-0, over his eternal rivals.
3-Messi .. Seven Clasico matches without a goal
Since May 6, 2018, Lionel Messi, the historical scorer of La Liga and Barcelona and the best player in the world six times, has not scored any goal against Real Madrid, seven times in an unprecedented matter.
And precisely since the departure of his arch-rival, Cristiano Ronaldo, from the ranks of the white team, and before that he had scored 26 goals in Real, in a record number.
4- Real Sociedad .. 4 rounds without victory
Real Sociedad, the Copa del Rey champions, failed to achieve any victory for the fourth consecutive round of La Liga.
After his second tie against Valencia, 2-2, despite his advancement with two goals at the beginning, adding to them two losses as well.
To score only two points out of a possible 12, he is in the most dire state of collecting points to compete for a qualified position for Europe.
To come in fifth place with the same balance as Real Betis, sixth.
5- Athletic Bilbao … from one tie to another
Athletic Bilbao has won four consecutive draws in La Liga, to continue fasting for their victories since March 7, when they beat Granada 2-1 in San Mames.
Since that time, he tied against Eibar 1-1 and Sociedad 0-0, as well as with Celta and Alaves, to finish in eleventh place in the Liga table.
6- Granada’s first victory as a visitor in 2021
Granada scored their first away victory this year, at the expense of Valladolid 1-2.
And that after a series of non-victories as a visitor that lasted nine matches (losing in seven and drawing two).
The last time Granada won away from home, with a clean goal, was on December 13, 2020.
7 – Osasuna – 3 wins out of 4 visits
Osasuna has lost one match in their last eight visits outside their bases.
They have also won three of their last four away matches, although their last win over Villarreal 1-2 came after three consecutive draws.
He joined two wins against Levante 0-1 and Alaves 0-1 with a 0-0 draw against Ouesca.
8- Getafe and unfortunate results
Getafe achieved a lonely victory in the last 12 rounds of La Liga, scoring only 6 goals.
After falling to Cadiz with a clean goal, where he failed to score eight matches during the course.
Getafe lost during those rounds in seven of them to collect only 7 points out of 36 .
9- Huesca exits the drop zone after 22 rounds
After defeating Elche 3-1, Huesca finally came out of the relegation zone after 22 rounds, to finish 16th.
Rafa Mir, who scored two goals in that match, also became Huesca’s all-time top scorer in La Liga with 12 goals.
And two goals ahead of Argentine Shimi Avila.
10- Eibar falls in last place for the first time this season
Eibar fell to 20th and final place for the first time this season after losing 1-0 to Levante.
For the 13th round in a row, he failed to achieve any victory.
And he falls in nine of them into the trap of defeat and draws in four, to collect four points out of 39 possible.
And to remain four points away from staying eight rounds before the end of La Liga.