Athletico remain top

Updated: April 6, 2014


Athletico Madrid remained a point clear of Barcelona as the top of La Liga remained unchanged after all title contenders recorded wins.

Raul Garcia provided the only goals for Athletico in their 1-0 win over Villarreal while Barcelona kept pace with Atletico by getting a 3-1 win over Real Betis at Camp Nou.

Real Madrid stayed within touching distance after they cruised to a 4-0 victory at Real Sociedad.

Asier Illarramendi bagged the only  goal of the first half while second-half goals from Gareth Bale, Pepe and Alvaro Morata helped Carlo Ancelotti’s side climb to 76 points