Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Lionel Messi’s Penalty Brought Barcelona to Victory

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DBasia.news –  One of the league match that took place involved Barcelona and they continued to win three points.

Barcelona narrowly won 1-0 at home to Real Sociedad in Week 27 of LaLiga 2019-2020, at the Camp Nou Stadium. The victory was achieved thanks to Lionel Messi’s only goal.

Barcelona appeared with a 4-3-3 formation. Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets, and Frenkie de Jong occupy the position of three midfielders in the center. Meanwhile, Lionel Messi is placed as a center forward.

The game is ran tight. Real Sociedad, who played before the Barcelona supporters, did not let the host hold the ball for too long. Guarding the players was done quite well.

Barcelona mastered of the ball by 55 percent in that match. Meanwhile, 13 opportunities were created from Quique Setien’s squad.

The long-awaited goal by Barcelona was created through Lionel Messi’s penalty in the 81st minute. Previously, Sociedad’s Robin Normand touched the ball with his hand in the forbidden box.

The victory brought Barcelona back to the top of the standings after reaping 58 points from 27 matches. However, El Barca has the opportunity to be shifted back by Real Madrid who will compete on Sunday (8/3).

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