The Catalan Derby between Espanyol and Barcelona ended a little sudden. The fact that it is very managed rated the visitors the first half. The initiative put Messi signature penalty struck the right “nine”. Then Messi proved himself as the assistant, laying a pass from center to left Dembele is French tricked the defender and curled trajectory sent the ball into the right corner. Finally, before half-time Suarez brought the score to large, converting a pass from Dembele and scored from a tight angle from the rebound from the goalkeeper – 0:3!
The second half was much calmer. However, Barcelona scored – Messi’s free-kick struck another “nine” and caught up Stuani in the list of scorers. But the ball Duarte “Hispaniola” disallowed for offside during a standard, so consolation goal failed.
0:4 – Espanyol suffering a fourth defeat in a row. But Barcelona breaks away from Sevilla with Atletico by three points.
Tournament table of the championship of Spain
2018-19 Championship Of Spain. 1st circle. The 15th round.
Espanyol – FC Barcelona 0:4 (0:3)
Goals: Messi 17 (0:1); Dembele, U., 26 (0:2); Suarez, 45 (0:3); Messi 65 (0:4)
Espanyol: Diego Lopez; Didak; Duarte, O.; Victor Sanchez; Hernan Perez (Baptista, 60); Javi Lopez; Rock; Melinda (Sergio Garcia, 63); Darder (Granero, 77); David Lopez; Iglesias
Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Jordi Alba; Langlais; Pique; Busquets; The Semed N.; Vidal; Rakitic (Denis Suarez, 82); Messi; Suarez (El Haddadi, 80); Dembele W. (Coutinho, 68)
Warning: Didak, 79