Goals from free kicks gave Atletico Madrid and Espanyol win over Las Palmas and Getafe as the Spanish league struggled to produce scoring on its opening weekend
Lionel Messi scored twice, set up the winning goal as Bara started the season by beating Sevilla 5-4 after extra time to lift the UEFA Super Cup
Pedro scored the winner for the Luis Enrique-coached side in extra time to give Barcelona a 5-4 win against Sevilla on Tuesday
With Atletico, Mario Suarez won one UEFA Europa League title, two UEFA Super Cups, one Spanish Super Cup, one La Liga and one Copa del Rey title
Recently promoted Real Betis have signed former Dutch international midfielder, Rafael Van der Vaart who returns to Spainy.