Three thoughts from a busy Saturday in La Liga, which saw Real Madrid leave it late, Barcelona claim derby spoils and Atletico Madrid score five.
1. Marcelo is Madrid's hero
Real Madrid left-back Marcelo again staked a claim as his side's most irreplaceable player with a late winner in a 2-1 home win against Valencia that keeps his team in control of their own fate in the title race.
Manager Zinedine Zidane restored most of his big names to the starting XI, and they were ahead at the break thanks...