Lionel Messi lifted Barcelona to a 2-1 victory at Osasuna as Real Madrid’s 24-game unbeaten Spanish soccer run ended in a 2-1 defeat at Getafe. AC Milan lost 1-0 at home to newly promoted Sampdoria as Italy’s Serie A began.
Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 4-1 in a matchup of the top two in Spanish soccer’s La Liga as Real Madrid dropped 13 points off the lead after a 2-2 draw. Juventus defeated Atalanta 3-0 to go seven points clear in Italy.
Bayern Munich extended its winning run to 10 matches to maintain a 17-point advantage atop German soccer’s Bundesliga. Atletico Madrid missed a chance to cut Barcelona’s lead in Spain down to single figures.