Luis Suarez ended up with a hat-trick, Messi and Neymar with two apiece and Gerard Pique the other scorer.
* The top two both played in Andalucia on Saturday, meaning their team buses briefly crossed paths at Seville airport.
Real’s clash with Sevilla was much more interesting, as they won a hard-fought contest 3-2 in the end to stay in touch with Barcelona.
Gareth Bale was back and active, but Real’s goals came from a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick.
Two goals in two minutes seemed to put Los Merengues in the driving seat but Sevilla, who contest the Europe League semi-final this Judi Online week, fought back hard and levelled through a Carlos Bacca penalty and after Ronaldo had grabbed his third, Vicente Iborra.
The home side had the better of the closing stages and could easily have levelled the scores. Real survived …