In the match of 25 Matchday of the championship of Spain «Barcelona» away defeated «Las Palmas» 2:1. The Catalans have strengthened leadership. At the moment the gap from Atletico Madrid is 9 points.
«Las Palmas»: Javi Varas Garcia (Neely, 86), AIT, Bigas A, Garrido, El Zhar (Araujo, 76), Mesa, VIERA (Lemos, 66), Tan, Momo, Willian Jose
Barcelona: Bravo, Dani Alves, Mathieu, Mascherano, Jordi Alba, Sergi Roberto (Vermalen, 70), Iniesta, Arda Turan (Rakitic, 46), Messi, Suarez, Neymar
«Barcelona» has achieved the desired result, but it wasn’t easy. No Messi, no Neymar, no Suarez on the Islands was not so great, although the last two and scored. The Uruguayan missed a number of chances.
The hosts missed several opportunities to equalize.
On 6 minutes, Jordi Alba shot. The defenders missed Luis Suarez. Forward with the line goalie shot just 0:1.
After 4 minutes, the home team battled back. Defenders of the Catalans began to show the judge that Willian is in the «outside game» (actually on the flank late on Jordi Alba, so it was all within the rules). VIERA heel made the transfer. Willian from 8 yards sent the ball into the net 1:1.
On 39 minutes, Suarez shot. Messi has an effort from inside the penalty area. The Keeper kicked the ball. Neymar struck the empty goal 1:2.