Barcelona defeated Villarreal by way of three goals to one as Xavi Hernandez comfy back to back wins within the League.
The game led to a goaless draw at halftime. Each sides had chances to open scoring in the first forty five minutes, but Memphis Depay failed to discover the returned of the internet from close variety and Danjuma additionally spurned multiple top possibilities to put his facet in advance.
The host's assaults predominantly came thru the left, as the mixture of Pedraza and Gomez brought on critical trouble for Barcelona on the back, but Unai Emery's facet had to accept a draw at halftime.
Few minutes into the second half, Frankie De Jong fired domestic to position the visitors ahead.
The purpose turned into to start with ruled out by means of the fourth official for offside in the build up however after a VAR test, it became offered.
In the 76th minutes, Samuel Chukwueze stage the scores for the home aspect, assisted through Groeneveld.
It took best 11 minutes for the Nigerian winger to make a distinction after changing Pino within the 65th mins.
But, past due desires from Memphis Depay and Philippe Coutinho dashed Villarreal's hope of securing a point.
The latter positioned Barcelona back in the front after capitalizing on the house group's mistake on the back and Philippe Coutinho sealed the win from the penalty spot.
Spanish League table.
Because it stands, Xavi Hernandez's side are presently inside the 7th position with 23 factors.
3 factors at the back of Atletico Madrid and 7 factors adrift of actual Madrid in first region.
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