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Barcelona edges last-place Levante 2-0 to tie all-time club record of 28 games without a loss

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MADRID — Barcelona did just enough to defeat last-place Levante 2-0 and tie its all-time record of 28 consecutive games without losing on Sunday.

PHOTO: Barcelona's Jordi Alba, second right,  celebrates with Lionel Messi, third right, Luis Suarez, right, Neymar,  foreground and Iniesta, left, after Jordi scored a goal,  during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Levante and Barcelona,  at the Ciutat de Valencia stadium in Valencia, Spain, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
Barcelona's Jordi Alba, second right, celebrates with Lionel Messi, third right, Luis Suarez, right, Neymar, foreground and Iniesta, left, after Jordi scored a goal, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Levante and Barcelona, at the Ciutat de Valencia stadium in Valencia, Spain, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)

Barcelona took the lead with an own goal by defender David Navarro in the 21st and sealed the victory with an injury-time goal by Luis Suarez to match the unbeaten streak set by Pep Guardiola's team in the 2010-11 season.

The result also kept Barcelona atop the Spanish league with 54 points, three more than Atletico Madrid, which defeated Eibar 3-1 on Saturday. Third-place Real Madrid is seven points off the lead going into its game at Granada later Sunday. Barcelona will have a game in hand at the end of the 23rd round this weekend.

It was the 10th win in a row for Barcelona.

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