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La Liga: Barcelona title bid on rocks as Atletico upstage Messi’s 700th goal


Barca went ahead at an empty Camp Nou in the 11th minute when Atletico striker Diego Costa knocked Messi’s delivery from a corner into his own net.

football Updated: Jul 01, 2020 08:08 IST

Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts.(REUTERS)

Barcelona gave up more ground to Real Madrid in La Liga’s title race on Tuesday after being held to a 2-2 draw at home to third-placed Atletico Madrid as a late penalty from Saul Niguez cancelled out Lionel Messi’s 700th career goal. The draw meant the Catalans stayed second in the standings on 70 points and ...


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