Barça defeat Espanyol 3-0 in Derbi barceloní.

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FC Barcelona remain ahead of Real Madrid atop of the league standings following their 3-0 victory over Espanyol in the Derbi barceloní.

Barça struggled in the first half and played to a goalless draw. However,  Suárez broke the deadlock after five minutes into the second half. Rakitic scored the club’s second goal in the 77th minute before Suárez grabbed his second goal of the evening three minutes before time. Next up for Barça will be a tough clash on Saturday when they host Villarreal. Continue reading “Barça defeat Espanyol 3-0 in Derbi barceloní.”

Barça defeat Real Madrid 2-3 with late Messi winner.

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Barça pulled off a superb last gasp winner against arch rivals Real Madrid in a memorable 2-3 victory. Messi and Rakitic scored the first two goals before Messi sealed the winner in stoppage time.

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Barça faced Real Madrid in Madrid with Neymar out of the lineup. Instead, it was Paco Alcacer who started in his place on the left side of MSN. Barça thought would fall behind when Casemiro put Real Madrid ahead in the 28th minute after Sergio Ramos’s effort struck the post and Casemiro was there to tap in the opener. Continue reading “Barça defeat Real Madrid 2-3 with late Messi winner.”