FC Barcelona got a major victory over Espanyol (4:1) at home match as a piece of cake
FC Barcelona beat Espanyol at the Camp Nou in the 16th Liga BBVA round match without any problems. The hosts goals were scored by Messi, Alba and Luis Suarez twice. Espanyol responded with centre-back David Lopez sharp kick. His participation in the attack was a real surprise for the Barcelona defenders.
Barcelona set to work from the very first minutes of the match, demonstrating at full their desire to end the current calendar year with buoyant chord. Besides, the opponent today was quite essential. That was not surprising, the Catalans put into action their game advantage in goals without any problems. Iniesta helped the team a lot in that, no doubts Barça lacked his competent game so much in recent matches.
Barcelona interrupted Espanyol 9 matches series without defeat.
For Barca, in its turn, the current victory became just the ninth consecutive without losses in Liga BBVA. Real Madrid will play a match of the current round in a new calendar year. That’s why the Catalans will celebrate holidays, lagging behind the Whites by only three points. Espanyol still holds a strong position in the middle of the standings at the same time.