Barça provisionally top of La Liga

Barça provisionally top of La Liga


FC Barcelona took the lead in the Spanish championship on their own thanks to a narrow victory over Mallorca (1-0) on Saturday evening, awaiting Real Madrid's match on Sunday against Osasuna, on behalf of the 7th day. 

Barça, before their trip to Milan against Inter on Tuesday in the Champions League, is one point ahead of their great Madrid rival .

The Catalans scored through the inevitable Robert Lewandowski (20th), author of a new personal achievement and his ninth goal of the season in La Liga.

The team de Xavi are now on six straight league wins, four of them away, after a first draw at the start of the season against Rayo Vallecano at Camp Nou (0-0).

Mallorca remains in tenth place.