Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho on the rise in Sky Sports La Liga Power Rankings

Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho is among the top performers in the La Liga Power Rankings – but who else made the top 50?

Coutinho (No 6, up three places) assisted both goals during a 2-1 win against Valencia – a result that saw the league leaders smash an all-time La Liga record with 39 games unbeaten – while Lionel Messi maintained top spot in the chart.

Adrian (No 2, up six places) struck twice within the opening 15 minutes to help Deportivo claim a 3-2 win at Athletic Bilbao, while Real Betis defender Marc Bartra (No 5, up five places) retained his place among the top performers after a 1-0 win at Girona.

Real Sociedad youngster Mikel Oyarzabel (No 4, up 16 places) scored the matchwinner at Las Palmas – with team-mate Aritz Elustondo (No 3, up four places) producing another impressive display at right-back.

Atletico Madrid forward Angel Correa (No 8, up 108 places) broke the deadlock against Levante, before Antoine Griezmann and Fernando Torres – who will leave the club at the end of the season – completed a comfortable 3-0 victory.

Getafe defender Damian Suarez soared 156 places up the chart to land No 9 spot after netting a spectacular, match-winning free-kick against Espanyol.

The Power Rankings methodology reflects a player’s performance over the last five La Liga matchdays by awarding points to players for 32 different stats.

Below, we present this week’s Power Rankings, your club’s top points scorer and the accumulative season rankings.

The Sky Sports Power Rankings will be updated every week during the season, so be sure to keep an eye on the big movers…

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