Barcelona have remoted themselves at the top of the league this Sunday, now three factors behind Real Madrid, by beating Atlético de Madrid 1-0 at the finish of the sixteenth day of the championship, in a sport performed at night time of this Sunday at the Civitas Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid.
The solely aim of the match was scored by Ousmane Dembélé in the twenty second minute (0-1), for the Barça crew, coached by Xavi Hernández, crowning a improbable initiative by Pedri and the no much less good help of Gavi to the French striker, on the proper of the assault, and freed from marking, giving no possibilities to the Slovenian worldwide goalkeeper Jan Oblak (ex-Benfica).
The coach of the ‘colchoneros’, Diego Simeone, regardless of all the controversies, offered the Portuguese worldwide João Félix at the begin, in entrance of the assault, alongside the French Antoine Griezmann (the latter extra simply identifiable, with the hair dyed … pink). , initiative, as he mentioned, of the daughters).
Félix, who’s on the market and could possibly be dwelling out the closing video games of the Madrid membership, seemed for bottoms and mixed nicely, however he didn’t have the unbalanced traits that deserve all the credit score: they have been absent. He didn’t have a contented night time even in proof, and it isn’t shocking that he gave his place to Correa in the 73rd minute, in a match of dangerous reminiscence.
Barça might have prolonged the rating to 0-2 when Gavi shot over the crossbar in the twenty fifth minute, earlier than Atlético’s greatest interval, which solely because of Ter Stegen and the poor purpose of his gamers couldn’t equalize – him
In the thirty first minute, Llorente shot on aim and, in the thirty third minute, Uruguayan middle Giménez wasted the greatest likelihood, with a header but additionally lacking the goal. And at the finish of the frenetic first half for the hosts, the Argentinian Molina additionally lacked composure to complete in the thirty seventh minute, so Ter Stegen then shone, denying Griezmann the 1-1, in the forty second minute.
After having wasted so many possibilities, it was Dembélé who was about to make the ‘double’ in the 62′, with the shot nonetheless grazing the put up defended by Oblak, in a second half extra with the coronary heart than with the head of the two formations, and in which Ter Stegen once more confirmed sharp reflexes to disclaim Llorente 1-1 (66′), just for Griezmann (77′) and Lemar (88′) to overlook the Catalans’ aim once more.
In compensation, each groups have been decreased to 10, with Savid and Ferrán Torres despatched off, caught up in a dispute on the pitch. And Ronald Araujo, with Ter Stegen already defeated, nonetheless took the threat that could be Griezmann’s aim, and Atlético de Madrid’s draw: though not performed very nicely, the classic was emotional till the finish!
Barcelona now has 41 factors in 16 video games, and now has a three-point benefit at the top of the standings in opposition to Real Madrid (misplaced 1-2 at Villarreal in this spherical), which has 38 factors, whereas the Atlético de Madrid continues. parked’ with 27 factors in 16 league video games.
Remember right here the important incidents of the match and overview Dembélé’s aim that was value the three factors for Barcelona
Goal by Pedri-Show and Dembélé ??
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