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Barcelona humiliates Real Madrid to signal return of form for club in healing

Its new-look crew become suffering without Lionel Messi and years of economic mismanagement looked to threaten the club's position at the pinnacle of European football. But the crew had commenced to reveal promise considering that club icon Xavi took up the reins in November, and Sunday became the most important display of strength but as it thrashed fierce rival Real Madrid four-0 in the La Liga leaders' own stadium. "I'm thrilled, it's a night to revel in," Xavi instructed reporters. "Barça is again." "Today, we showed that we can fight in opposition to a outstanding Real Madrid crew which are on a roll and in their stadium.

"It is a wonderful success to inspire us for the destiny of our assignment." A brace from in-form striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and dreams from Ronald Araújo and Ferrán Torres silenced the sold-out Santiago Bernabéu because the Blaugrana rolled lower back the years with a dominant overall performance from the very first whistle.

Ousmane Dembélé, one of these highly-priced gamers that had been failing to show his really worth on the membership, looked rejuvenated and precipitated Madrid regular issues with his tempo.

Barcelona seemed fluid and full of ideas even as Los Blancos regarded dead and brief of options. In truth, the site visitors ought to have prolonged their lead further if it wasn't for Thibaut Courtois in goal. "I'm satisfied due to the fact we have been lots better than Real Madrid. We have performed a surprising fit," Xavi brought. "I'm playing it because extra than simply being Barça's coach, I am a lifelong club supporter, so nights like this are the ones you never overlook." Barcelona is now unbeaten due to the fact that January 20 and sits 1/3 in the league table -- Madrid leads Barça by 12 factors, having performed one extra sport. It become additionally the primary time in three years that Barcelona managed to conquer its biggest rival, a sign of just how negative the club has been nowadays. "We did not assume this end result, but our objective was done. We got here to win and display what we're well worth," Barça midfielder Sergio Busquets advised reporters. "If we nonetheless have a small chance to make a run for the name, we can fight till the end. It's very tough but in football something can show up. We are Barça."

21/03/2022 15:54

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