Barcelona-Lionel Messi reappeared Sunday and contributed a doublet, that did not save the leader Barcelona of an embarrassing defeat at home by 4-3 against Betis of Seville in a duel of the twelfth day d (e) the Spanish League. The Argentine star had gone three weeks after fracturing a bone of the right forearm during a victory against Sevilla. Without Messi, Barca had achieved four victories and a draw. The defeat against the other Seville club was the second of the catalan Assembly in the season, which stagnated at 24 points, one above rival Metropolitan of Barcelona, Atlético de Madrid.Espanyol, could reach it in points later, if he beats to the Sevilla.Messi also provided assistance for the much of the Barsa, work of the Chilean Arturo Vidal, but bético team took the victory with so many of the hispano-dominicano Junior Firpo and Argentine Giovani Lo Celso.
Overflowed in search of a comeback, the Barsa shortened to the 79. Photo: EFE Betis climbed to 12th place, with 16 units. But above its location in the table, you got an inspiring victory. “In 15 years, no team had scored him four-fold Camp Nou.En Barcelona the first part, the visitors dominated clearly and took an advantage that could control despite the ravages of the all-star roster of Barca.” We have been a brave team in every way. Always win at the Camp Nou requires concentration and do things very well. Even the Barcelona, with one man less, has tightened until the end, but we have done a full party,”said Joaquin, who left change to 61 and was cheered by the visiting fans.
Photo: AP Firpo signed a great counter-attack to open the account within 20 minutes. After an outline of the Barsa reaction, the Andalusian squad scored the second, to 34, with a shot of Joaquín Sánchez in the center of the area before the indifference of lagging behind. Messi went up to 68 with the collection of a committed criminal on Jordi Alba, but the defensive fragility of the hosts returned to be costly to the 71, when Lo Celso made a shot that drained into the hands of goalie Marc-André Ter Stegen to reset the difference of two goals. Overflowed in search of a comeback, the Barsa shortened to 79, then Vidal sent to networks a pass of Munir El-Haddadi. But a minute later, the mission was complicated again, with the expulsion of the Croatian Ivan Rakitic to receive a second yellow card. In numerical inferiority, leader returned to fail in brands and let Sergio Canales arrived by the middle of the area to finish off a pass from the side and goal destination to the fourth both the 83.Sobre discount Messi gave a move in the area validated by the videoarbitraje (VAR), to make just more dignified defeat in his return after five games in all competitions without activity.
They cannot come the teams and make four goals, and less to Barcelona, so you have to work hard and improve if we want to be champions, said a disappointed Vidal.
In another result, the Alaves overcame at home 2-1 to the Huesca.En this note: