A battle between two London rivals, and two Serie A powers fighting for European qualification highlight this week's slate.
Amidst rumours of a return to Barcelona and the future of Kylian Mbappe in doubt, it's unclear where the Brazilian superstar will play next season.
MADRID — Ángel Correa and Yannick Carrasco scored a goal in each half as Atlético Madrid defeated Huesca 2-0 Thursday to regain sole possession of the Spanish league lead. The home victory left Atlético three points in front of second-place Real Madrid, which had provisionally taken the lead on Wednesday by winning 3-0 at Cádiz. Sevilla, which won 1-0 at Levante on Wednesday, was six points back in third place. Fourth-place Barcelona can move back past Sevilla if it defeats Getafe at home later Thursday. . Atlético was coming off a 5-0 rout of last-place Eibar after two consecutive setbacks had allowed Madrid and Barcelona to move closer to the top. Correa opened the scoring after going past a defender inside the area and firing a low shot into the net in the 39th minute at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. Carrasco sealed the victory for Diego Simeone's team by converting a cross inside the area in the 80th. It was the second consecutive loss for Huesca, which stayed just inside the relegation zone. ___ More AP soccer: https://apnews.com/hub/soccer and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports The Associated Press