The Barca take the derby against Espanyol (0-3) in a meeting marked by the failures of the pelicans, especially in the boots of José Manuel Jurado, and that Luis Suárez did not hesitate to take advantage twice. Rakitic made the other culé to pass from Messi. Barcelona recover the lead with this victory and pressure passes again to Real Madrid in the fight for the League
The Spanish midfielder was key in the 0-3 defeat of his team against Barcelona. The San Luis pulled out a clear opportunity five minutes from the start, which could change the future of the game, and gave the first to Luis Suarez in a back pass in 50 ‘. No good served the good defensive framework that Quique Sanchez Flores devised to annul the Catalans. Messi assisted Rakitic in the second and Suárez took advantage of a mistake in a clearance from the blue-and-white rear to make the definitive 0-3. It is a decade since the last Espanyol home victory in the League derbies.
It was difficult for Barcelona to generate chances of danger in the goal of the former madridista Diego López. The tactical web of the parakeet coach had an effect, and even Messi could not get rid of so many Spaniard players around him. The Luis Enrique did not find the hole to get in, and so it was at the end of the first 45 minutes.
After the resumption, Barcelona barely took five minutes to open the score in the most unexpected. Jose Manuel Jurado, probably the most reliable player in the pass of the team blanquiazul, sent a ball back that remained in no man’s land, and the smartest of the class as Luis Suarez was able to take advantage to go alone against the goalkeeper and do The 0-1. The Uruguayan changed the game and made the defensive approach of Sanchez Flores useless. Espanyol now had to open in search of the goal.
With the score in favor, the Barca were more relaxed. By contrast, the Spaniards began to leave more spaces and Barcelona was becoming more comfortable. That was when the Argentine crack appeared, Leo Messi, in the 76th minute to do one of his and assist Rakitic so that, with a subtle strike with the left, put the ball to the far stick of the parakeet and finish inside network.
The 0-2 seemed too punishing for the good work the blue-white players for more than an hour. Nevertheless, the perico group would end up receiving a greater corrective with the third both culé and second in the particular account of Luis Suárez. The Uruguayan took advantage of a mistake in the clearance of the Spaniard behind to stand hand in hand against Diego Lopez and beat him again.
With this important victory, those of Luis Enrique recover the leadership and put back pressure to Real Madrid in the fight for the title of Liga, lack of three days (one more for the white set).…