With the 3 points of the derby and after a brilliant first half Luis Enrique appeared in the press room to value the work of his men on the turf, that allow them to keep the leadership when there are 5 fixtures for the end of La Liga.
"We played the best first half this season, controling the ball to create chances and doing a good pressure"
"At the second half I think we were good despite the sent off, we were effective and sure with the ball. We coinceded few chances to Espanyol"
"You don't live out of feelings, only points and results are worth it. It's better to have good feelings, right"
"One more fixture to depend on ourselves with the difficulty of a derby, for the rival..."
"It doesn't matter, we professionals are the first to be conscious about the difficulty to win any rival"
"We know it's going to be complicated against Getafa, Cordoba, Real Sociedad, Atletico Madrid, Atheltic at Copa del Rey final..."
Jordi Alba's sent off
"Alba only said 'always to me' and unless this is a scary movie title I don't think it's worth a red card"
"I'm not here to judge referees"
"I am seeing Iniesta's best version since the first day. Sometimes he gives us things from another level"
Celta Vigo-Real Madrid
"I always wish great results for Celta Vigo"