Like most of the other major European leagues, the Spanish La Liga is heading into the homestretch. The Catalans and company of FC Barcelona seem to have one hand on the La Liga 2008/09 trophy and are expected by many to add it to their trophy room. Here’s a look at some great quality extended highlights from Barcelona’s and Real Madrid’s games this weekend. In case you didn’t know, they are the power players in Spain. Many have challenged through the years but none have surpassed their accomplishments.
Barcelona 2- Recreativo Huelva 0
Andres Iniesta scored one goal and setup another as FC Barcelona beat Recreativo Huelva 2-0 to maintain its 6-point lead in the Spanish La Liga on Saturday. Nasief Morris’ own goal secured the win for Barca.
Real Madrid 2 Valladolid 0
Raul Gonzalez and Arjen Robben scored a goal each on Sunday as 2nd place Real Madrid beat Valladolid 2-0 to maintain their challenge for the 2008/09 La Liga title.