Barcelona moved close to reclaim the La Liga title

Posted on March 11, 2018, 1:41 pm
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Barcelona which is one of the most successful Spanish club considering the La Liga title but in last season, they finished the La Liga season standing on the 2nd position. But in the ongoing season, Barcelona moved close to reclaim the La Liga title. Still now, they are undefeated in the ongoing season of La Liga which has placed them on the top of La Liga point table.

By winning their last match in La Liga against Malaga, they have just secured their place. Though, in the starting eleven the great Lionel Messi did not play where in the attacking section Dembele, Coutinho and Suarez played.

Barcelona moved close to reclaim the La Liga title 2018

Malaga was in the lowest position in La Liga in the current season and so, Barca faced no difficulty to beat them. Through the goals of Luis Suarez and Coutinho, Barcelona moved close to reclaim the La Liga title.

In last Saturday night at the home venue of Malaga, the undefeated team of La Liga beat malaga by 2 – 0 goals. Barcelona started to play without Lionel Messi but in 13th minutes of the game, they could went ahead. But the shot of Suarez was stopped by the goalkeeper. The opportunity was great but Suarez missed the chance.

But in 15th minutes of the game, once again killer Suarez led Barca ahead. Jordi Alba made a cross from left side and the ball found net with the head of Suarez. In the ongoing season, it was the 21st goal of Luis Suarez.

However, in 28th minutes of the game, Dembele passed the ball to Coutinho and he found the net through backhill. He just moved at the Camp Nou from Liverpool in last January and in the meantime, the Brazilian midfielder started to prove his worthiness.

Just after two minutes, Jordi Alba was fouled by a Malaga played named Spanish Samu and seen the red card directly. In 36th minutes of the game, the first and easiest opportunity was got by Malaga. They got ball into the six yards of the box but Morocco forward Nesyri missed his head. Just six minutes later, the shot of Coutinho was stopped by goalkeeper Roberto Jimenez.

So, first half finished with 2 – 0 goals. In the second half, both teams did not get any significant opportunity. So, the match finished with 2 – 0 goals. Now, by playing 28th matches, with 22nd victory and six draw Barcelona has received 72 points so far. With 11 points behind Atletico Madrid is in second position. The current champion of La Liga Real Madrid is in 3rd position with 57 points so far.