Barcelona 2-0 Atlético Madrid: La Liga – as it happened

After Diego Costa was sent off in the first half for serious dissent, late goals from Luis Suárez and Lionel Messi took Barcelona eleven points clear at the top

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Sid Lowe’s report from the game will follow shortly.

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Kári Tulinius emails in: “Coutinho seems like half the player he was at Liverpool, yet he’ll win La Liga this seasons, and possibly the Champions League too. I always find it fascination when great players start racking up titles at the same time as their skill and confidence deserts them. The paradigmatic example is Fernando Torres, who won the FA Cup, Champions League, European Championship and the World Cup over a two year period while in the worst form of his career.”

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Source: theguardian