Sometimes Barcelona lost its rhythm as a comeback. For the first time in the room, the net could be kept intact in the room. Forwards and midfielders were burning. Disciples of Ernesto Valverde have risen to number two in the league, overtaking Sevilla at Camp Nou.
The title-holders won Sunday night 3-1 in La Liga. Arturo Vidal extended the lead after Luis Suarez led the team with a great goal. Usman Dembele was also found on the net. Lionel Messi finds the address for the first time in a magical free-kick room.
As the first foreign goalkeeper, Marc-Andre Ter Stegen touched two hundred match milestones in all competitions for Barcelona. And Messi scored his first goal of the season in La Liga this season.
Barcelona’s defense was not very balanced with injuries and card problems. Luke De Young could have scored a hat trick in the first 20 minutes by utilizing this advantage.
In the eleventh minute, the Dutch forward got the ball from Lucas Ocampos’ cutback. Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre Ter Stegen defended his shot for a corner. In the seventeenth minute, De Young wasted the chance to get the ball out of the dangerous spot.
In the 26th minute, the Dutch forward came again. In the cross of the Ocampos, his head drops to the ground and passes over the crossbar. Barcelona survives.
In the next minute Suarese’s brilliant goal went ahead. The Uruguayan striker found the nail on the left foot bicycle kick in the great cross by Nelson Semedo. This is his fourth goal in the running. After this goal the picture of the game changes.
In the 32th minute, Vidal doubled in the opening XI for the first time of the season. The unprotected midfielder was thrown at Arthur’s excellent cross and found the address on a great slide.
After two minutes, increase the gap to Dembele. The French forward scored the goal on a left-footed corner shot by distracting defenders with speed and footwork from Arthur.
Sevilla could have cut the gap early in the second half. De Young’s unconvincing shot at the back of the post still lacks any goals in the league. Barcelona increased the gap in the 59th minute in the wake of the Sevilla attack. The goalkeeper was stopped by Messi’s corner shot in exchange for a corner.
Messi did not play much at the beginning of the season due to injury problems. Still, it was a little unusual to not get his goals in the running. The Argentine star struck a free kick in the 78th minute. Sent the ball for the first time.
Barcelona beat the pair in the 87th minute. Anointed defender Ronald Arroyo saw a red card fouling Everendas of Howie. Dembele left the field after seeing the second yellow card. Barcelona have risen to number two with three points in five matches. Real Madrid are at the top with 18 points. In the other match of the day, Atletico Madrid, who had a goalless draw with the Real Brothers, scored three points with three points.