Atletico Madrid and Barcelona both had goal-scoring records broken in one night.
Radamel Falcao and Lionel Messi scored seven goals between them and placed themselves in the historic lore of their great clubs in a day that will forever link the South Americans.
These two superstars were not the only players who excelled this weekend, though.
Other players in La Liga had huge games. Some won vital points for their team while others were simply too good not to praise.
After seeing my own list of the best starting 11 from this week's La Liga matches, I encourage you to tell us who you thought was most worthy of recognition for their efforts.
Note: All stats courtesy of WhoScored.com