Atletico Madrid and Barcelona were held to 1-1 draws with Sevilla and Levante respectively, missing out on an opportunity to create some distance at the top of the Spanish La Liga table as Villareal earned a 2-0 win over Almeria.
Barcelona have announced team doctors have cleared Spain goalkeeper Victor Valdes as fit to join the first team after missing 44 days with a right calf strain.
Victor Valdes has revealed he is fit again following a calf strain and discussed his first-ever spell on the sidelines through injury.
FIFPro, the worldwide players’ union, and FIFA today announced the five goalkeepers shortlisted for the FIFA/FIFPro World XI 2013 as part of the final 55-player shortlist to be revealed on 9 December 2013.
Barcelona have confirmed first-choice goalkeeper Victor Valdes will miss approximately six weeks after injuring his right calf in Spain's 1-0 loss to South Africa in an international friendly.
Goalkeeper Victor Valdes will undergo further tests to determine the extent of the calf injury he suffered in Spain's shock friendly defeat against South Africa.