La Review: Real Madrid find form while Barcelona grind out another win

Ronaldo and Messi sidelined by supporting cast in La Liga

Now that’s more like it. After last week’s complete wash-out of fun, La Liga got its shooting trousers on with a whole bunch of goals. Indeed, just one set of teams failed to find the back of the net in their particular encounter (the guilty parties to be mentioned in a minute). Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi might want to hang their heads in shame too, for failing to score this season. Otherwise, the league goes into the international break with a couple of unusual names at the top of the table. And a big surprise at the bottom.

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