After eliminating Real Madrid from the Copa del Rey in an encounter that ended in 3-0 in favour of Barcelona. they defeated Real Madrid again right in front of their fans.
A lone goal from Ivan Rakitic was enough to boast the chances of Barcelona retaining the Laliga title while at the same time condemning Madrid to consecutive defeat right in from of the home fans. The keenly contested match which took place on Saturday at the Bernabeu ended 0-1 in favour of Barcelona.
The availability of Gareth Bale seems to have bolstered the chances of Madrid in getting a win from the Laliga encounter but at the end of the day, it was their visitor that snatched a comfortable win from Santiago Bernabeu.
While Real Madrid will hope to bounce back from the humiliating consecutive loss to Barcelona on their home ground, Barcelona have gone a step further to establish their undisputed superiority over their bitter rival.