"There's still a lot of league left, but we can't falter anymore," Barcelona defender Jordi Alba said. "We are alive and we are convinced that if we keep doing things right the way, we will have a chance to win the title."
Messi aims to add to successful scoring run against Atletico →
Jordi Alba added another in a victory that left Barcelona three points behind leader Real Madrid ahead of the winter break.
Messi mesmerizes in Barcelona's 4-1 win against Espanyol →