Sunday, April 11, 2010
Barcelona beat Real Madrid 2-0 at the Bernabeu in El Classico
Lionel Messi's 40th goal of the season in all competitions put the reigning Spanish and European champions on the road to a 2-0 victory in 'El Clasico', with Pedro Rodriguez completing the scoring 10 minutes after half-time.
The result ended Madrid's 12-match winning streak in La Liga and their 100% record at the Bernabeu, which had stood at 15 successive triumphs, but more importantly it put Barca in pole position to retain their league crown.
Goals : Messi 33, Pedro 56
Crowd : 80,000