La Liga Title May Come to Last Match

Atletico Madrid is currently atop the La Liga standings with a three-point lead over Barcelona and a five-point lead over Real Madrid. Atletico has their destiny in their hands, but in their last match of the season they have to face Barcelona at Camp Nou.

Real Madrid has played one less match than Atletico and Barcelona, but they could not take advantage in their last match playing to a 2-2 draw with Valencia after Barcelona played to a draw and Atletico lost. Still, if they win out and Barcelona beats Atletico Madrid Real will win the La Liga title.

Real Madrid has three remaining matches while Atletico and Barca each have two.

Obviously the big remaining match for Atletico is their last one, but they must concentrate on their next one facing 12th place side Malaga. Bet365 has them as big home La Liga betting favorites at -400 with Malaga at +900 and a draw line of +500. Earlier this season Atletico beat Malaga on the road 1-0.

Barcelona also must concentrate on the task at hand, which is on the road facing 14th place side Elche. Barca is the big betting away favorite posted at -400 with Elche at +800 and a draw line of +550. Earlier this season at Camp Nou Barca easily beat Elche 4-0.

Real Madrid has their next two matches on the road facing relegation side Valladolid and then eighth place side Celta Vigo. In their midweek match Real is the betting favorite at Bet365 at -500 with Valladolid at +1000 and a draw line of +600. They are also a big betting favorite at -400 in their match facing Celta Vigo, who is posted at -1100 and a draw line of +450.

Top Goal Scorer

Cristiano Ronaldo leads La Liga in goals and has the best odds to win the top goal scorer. He has a three-goal cushion over Lionel Messi and a four-goal cushion over Diego Costa. Not only that, but Ronaldo’s Real team still plays three more matches while Messi and Costa’s clubs only have two.

Odds for Top Goal Scorer

Cristiano Ronaldo -2000
Lionel Messi +800
Diego Costa +3300

To Be Relegated

Betis is the one squad that has already been relegated with two other squads that will not play in La Liga next season to be determined.

Odds to Be Relegated

Almeria -120
Osasuna -200
Valladolid +125
Getafe +225
Granada +600
Elche +2800