A thrilling yet low-quality stalemate between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid left Barcelona enjoying a 10-point lead over the two sides in La Liga.
Diego Simeone substituted the out-of-form Antoine Griezmann for the second game in a row and he was booed off the pitch by own supporters.
Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid were unable to get past each other’s defence and ended match goalless.
Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann and Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo are both struggling this season. Will they find form against arch-rivals?
Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid: When and where to watch Madrid derby in La Liga. Both teams stand on 23 points at third and fourth in the table.
Cristiano Ronaldo has rejected a new deal with Real Madrid and has demanded a transfer at the end of the season.
Gareth Bale has suffered a total of 24 injuries and missed 79 matches since he moved to Real Madrid in 2013.
Asensio scored an absolute peach of a strike in Real Madrid’s home game against Las Palmas at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium.
Defeat to Tottenham Hotspur left Real Madrid second in Champions League Group H. They have also suffered their worst domestic start for five years.
Two goals from Dele Alli and one from Christian Eriksen booked Tottenham’s place in the last 16 of the competition, having baled out in the group phase last season.
A brace from Dele Alli and a Christian Eriksen goal helped Tottenham Hotspur stun Real Madrid 3-1 on Wednesday at the Wembley Stadium.
A brace from Dele Alli and a Christian Eriksen strike was enough for Tottenham to sink Real Madrid.
Alli was suspended for Tottenham’s first three Champions League matches after receiving a red card in their final European game last campaign.
Tottenham Hotsopur vs Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League: Tottenham held Real Madrid to a draw in the Santiago Bernabeu in the reverse fixture.
Real Madrid midfielder Isco said he and his team mates now need to show what they are made of after his team crumbled to a 2-1 defeat by Girona.