Barcelona were held to a 1-1 draw by Las Palmas at the Estadio Gran Canaria in La Liga on Thursday night, with a controversial penalty decision defining the game. Jonathan Calleri struck from the spot to equalise Lionel Messi’s opener, ensuring Barca’s lead at the top is now just five points. Atletico Madrid cut the gap on leaders Barcelona to four points on Wednesday as they beat Leganes 4-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano. In-form Antoine Griezmann scored all four goals for Diego Simeone’s side, who face a trip to the Camp Nou to take on Barcelona next in La Liga. Real Madrid were given a scare after falling behind to Real Betis in La Liga on Sunday, but Los Blancos fought back to win 5-3 on the road. Marco Asensio netted twice in the match as Real recovered from a 2-1 half-time deficit, with Cristiano Ronaldo scoring in the second half.