Barcelona hosted Athletic Bilbao in their Spanish LaLiga match, and won by a score of 2-1.
Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann netted the goals of the Catalan squad.
Barca have equaled Real Madrid—with 40 points—in the current La Liga standings, but rose to second place on goal difference. The current LaLiga leaders are Atletico Madrid, with 50 points. Athletic Bilbao are eleventh, with 24 points.