FC Barcelona inflicted humiliation on Real Madrid (5-1) on Sunday throughout the 239e Clasico performed at Camp Nou as a part of La Liga Matchday 10. Author of a hat-trick, Luis Suarez was the massive man of the assembly.
Deprived of Lionel Messi, the Barcelonans have made this Clasico a formality. From the beginning of the assembly, Ernesto Valverde’s gamers bought their palms on the match and didn’t let go.
On a cross from Jordi Alba, Philipe Coutinho is behind and permits Barcelona to open the scoring (1-0, eleventh). The Catalans don’t let go of their grip and suffocate their opponents.
At the 28e minute, Raphael Varane, late, loses his steadiness and takes Luis Suarez’s ankle. The Uruguayan collapses and the referee, assisted by the VAR, designates the penalty level. The Barcelona striker does justice to himself permits his crew to make the break (2-0, 30e).
The Madrilenians have a timid response however are usually not exhibiting themselves harmful sufficient to forestall the Catalans from returning to the locker room with this benefit.
A second interval of insanity
The gamers from the Spanish capital are returning to the pitch with higher intentions. They press the Barcelona of their a part of the sector and handle to return again to the rating after 5 minutes. On an overflow from Lucas Vazquez, who changed Varane throughout the break, the ball returned to Marcelo who decreased the rating (2-1, fiftieth).
The Merengue proceed to push and even consider coming again to the rating when a strike from Luka Modric hits the publish of Ter Stegen. Barcelona responds and it’s Luis Suarez who additionally touches wooden with a pleasant restoration in pigeon wing which crashes on the left upright of Thibaut Courtois.
Opportunities are raining on each side of the sector however it’s Barça who can have the final phrase. Luis Suarez locations an unstoppable header on a service from Sergi (3-1, seventy fifth).
Real Madrid down the outlet
Eight minutes later, the Uruguayan presents himself a hat-trick. Again launched by Sergi, the Barcelona striker wins his duel towards Courtois with a powerful ball caught above the goalkeeper of the Red Devils (4-1, 83rd).
The victory is assured however the gamers of Valverde are usually not glad. The substitutes take part within the social gathering. Ousmane Dembélé provokes on his proper wing and addresses a millimeter middle taken from the top by Arturo Vidal (87th). 5-1, closing rating.
This success permits FC Barcelona to regain the lead within the Spanish league, with 21 factors, two greater than its runner-up, Atlético Madrid. With a victory within the final seven matches, Julen Lopetegui’s hours on the helm of Real Madrid are numbered. Real Madrid occupy a worrying ninth place within the championship with simply 14 factors.
– beIN SPORTS (@beinsports_FR) 28 october 2018