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Emotional Barca battle back, Atletico edge towards title

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Barcelona maintained their slight La Liga title hopes as they came from 2-0 down to beat Villarreal 3-2 on an emotionally-charged night at El Madrigal when players and fans remembered Tito Vilanova.  

Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi looks on during the Spanish league football match Villarreal CF vs FC Barcelona at El Madrigal stadium in Villarreal on April 27, 2014

However, Atletico Madrid remain in the driving seat for their first title in 18 years as they ground out a 1-0 win away to Valencia.

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