Real Betis vs Barcelona LIVE: La Liga updates and score

  • Barcelona will be looking to bounce back after their 1-0 defeat by Espanyol
  • Ernesto Valverde’s side currently sit eight points clear at the top of La Liga
  • The Catalan giants have amassed 51 points from a possible 57 so far this term 

Ernesto Valverde’s Barcelona side take on Real Betis away in La Liga on Sunday night, looking to extend their lead at the top of the table.

Lionel Messi and his Barcelona team-mates currently have a healthy eight-point lead ahead of second-placed Atletico Madrid, who have played a game more.

The Catalan giants go into the clash on the back of their 1-0 defeat in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarter final against Espanyol.

Follow all the action from Sunday’s match here with Sportsmail’s JONATHAN SPENCER…