Found May 11, 2013 on Fox Soccer:
Barcelona clinched the Spanish league title after Real Madrid was held to 1-1 at the Catalan club's crosstown rival Espanyol on Saturday. Madrid staved off Barcelona's title celebration by winning its last three games, but the titleholders failed to delay it any longer. Espanyol's Cristian Stuani opened in the 23rd minute. Gonzalo Higuain leveled in the 58th, but Madrid couldn't find the winner even with Cristiano Ronaldo going on to help. Barcelona sealed the league with a seven-point lead and four games to go, and with Madrid having only six more points in play. ''I have to congratulate Barcelona, its coaches, players, board, and fans,'' said Madrid coach Jose Mourinho. ''It just won a league that was ours until today, and the least we can do is to congratulate them.'' It is Barcelona's 22nd league title and fourth in five seasons. Madrid holds a record 32. But Barcelona still has something to play for in its remaining four...
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