Barcelona’s ‘El Tridente’ wins from Real Sociedad at the Nou Camp
This Saturday (28), the FC Barcelona received the Real Sociedad at the Nou Camp for the duel of the 13th round of the Spanish Championship. The lethal Trident won another great victory for the ream, scoring 4-0 on the opponent, with two goals from Neymar Jr., one from Suárez and one from Messi. Barça’s next game will be next Wednesday, for the Copa del Rey, against Villanovense.
First half -
The game began with Barcelona putting pressure on the opponent. Only two minutes and Neymar Jr. left Luis Suarez in front of the goal, but the keeper made the save. After 10 minutes it was Messi’s turn to let Barça’s number 11 in front of the goal, but again the goalkeeper came out on top. With 12 minutes, after a quick exchange of passes, the ball was left to Suárez to make the cross and Iniesta tried to head it. The ball hits the post, preventing the goal.
20 minutes into the game, Barcelona dominated the field, but neither team could score a goal. The silence was broken by Neymar Jr. after 21 minutes. Messi found Dani Alves on the side, which made accurate cross for the championship’s top scorer make the goal.
After the goal, the pace of the game fell on both sides of the field. Real Sociedad tried to press the Catalan team, but the goal did not come out. After 40 minutes, towards the end of the match, Daniel Alves brought the ball down from the right and made the cross for the area. The ball passed Neymar Jr. and Messi and then Luis Suárez appeared from behind to send the ball volleyed into the back of the net.
In the extra time, 46 minutes, Neymar Jr. charged down the left and made the cross for Messi. The number 10 tried to send it to the goal, but the ball went out. After a corner kick for FC Barcelona, the clock reached 47 minutes and the first half drew to a close.
Second half –
Seven minutes of the second half and Barça already thrilled the crowd. After a pass from Iniesta to Mathieu, the side player made the pass to Neymar Jr., who scored his second goal in the game. With 13 minutes, Barça’s number 11 made the pass from the left for Messi , but the ball goes scraping the network and gets out of the field.
Right in the minute the play was repeated, but this time the goalkeeper got the ball. The culé team pressed the Real Sociedad on their area. After 22 minutes, Lionel Messi caused danger again to the opponent. In a free kick, the ball passes very close to the goal and goes outside.
Already with three goals scored, Luis Enrique changed the team and puts Adriano, Bartra and Jordi Alba in place of Dani Alves, Mascherano and Mathieu, respectively. Up to 30 minutes, Barça went after their fourth goal. 31 minutes, Luis Suarez almost scored, coming from the right, but ended up sending the ball out.
Barcelona played the ball calmly to the end of the match. After 39 minutes, Real Sociedad caused danger with Bruma. The striker had two chances to score against Barça. He risked a shot from outside the area, and on another chance, Claudio Bravo defended a difficult kick.
At the last moments of the match, on 45, Neymar Jr. invaded the opposing field from the left, exchanged passes with Suarez, who made the exact pass to Messi. The Argentine only pushed the ball into the goal, ending the match by 4-0, on Camp Nou, with the help of lethal Trident.