A second half goal from Rafinha gave FC Barcelona a tougher than expected win at home to bottom of the table Granada.
Second round of La Liga see a classic of Spanish football, Real Madrid’s home debut and the first celebration of a ‘new’ Madrid derby.
The La Liga season kicked off with a flurry of goals as reigning league champions FC Barcelona were quick to make it clear they will not surrender the title.
FC Barcelona coach Luis Enrique is looking forward to a party after his side won 3-0 away to Granada on Saturday to claim the Spanish BBVA Primera Liga title.
Barcelona will be champions if they win away to a Granada side which has nothing to play for other than pride.
FC Barcelona striker Luis Suarez called for mental toughness and a rapid pitch as his side go for the win which would make them the La Liga Champions.
Bayer Leverkusen signed Mexico striker Javier Hernandez to a three-year contract from Manchester United, which also sent Adnan Januzaj on loan to BVB
Cristiano Ronaldo scored five times while Karim Benzema struck twice for the ”Los Blancos”.