Barcelona maintained their 10-point lead atop the La Liga table courtesy a second half brace from Lionel Messi, as they beat Espanyol 2-0 at Camp Nou.
Barcelona were made to work hard but had Lionel Messi to thank as they beat local rivals Espanyol 2-0 at Camp Nou on Saturday evening.
Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez are fit to start as Barcelona prepare to host Espanyol at Camp Nou in the second Derby Barceloni of the season.
Barcelona will be hoping to continue inching closer towards winning the La Liga title when they welcome local rivals Espanyol to Camp Nou on Saturday.
Real Madrid continued their resurgent run on Sunday night as they coasted to a 4-2 win over Espanyol at the RCDE Stadium.
The injury woes are easing up for Santiago Solari ahead of Real Madrid's trip to Catalonia to take on Espanyol at the RCDE Stadium on Sunday night.
Real Madrid will be hoping to continue their winning run when they travel to the RCDE Stadium to take on Espanyol on Sunday night.
Barcelona extended their lead at the top of the La Liga table to three points, as they thrashed neighbours Espanyol 4-0 away from home.
Barcelona will face off against neighbours RCD Espanyol in the Catalan derby away at Estadio Cornella-El Prat on Saturday night.
Reigning champions Barcelona will be looking to extend their lead at the top of the table, when they face off against Espanyol on Saturday night.