Lionel Messi netted his 39th league goal on Tuesday, as Barcelona defeated Getafe, 4-0 at at Camp Nou.
Alexis Sanchez scored two goals, Pedro Rodriguez netted one and Lionel Messi also contributed, scoring his 39th league goal of the season.
This is Barcelona’s 10th straight win in La Liga and have climbed to 78 points from 32 games.
Pressure is mounting on the Real Madrid side as they lead by only one point. Thus, Madrid needs to win their next match against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday to guarantee a four point lead over Barcelona.