MADRID: Ronaldinho scored two goals on Sunday as Barcelona beat Racing Santander 2-0 at the Nou Camp to open up a three-point gap at the top of the Spanish league table.

The results: Spanish League: Barcelona 2 bt Racing Santander 0; Atletico Madrid 1 bt Athletic Bilbao 0; Getafe 3 bt Valencia 0; Real Mallorca 2 bt Real Zaragoza 1; Villarreal 0 lost to Deportivo la Coruna 2; Levante 2 bt Recreativo Huelva 1.

Italian League: AC Milan 2 bt Livorno 1; AS Roma 3 bt Parma 0; Atalanta Bergamo 0 drew with Lazio 0; Cagliari 2 drew with Siena 2; Chievo Verona 0 lost to Inter Milan 2; Fiorentina 2 bt Udinese 0; Messina 1 drew with Catania 1. Agencies

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