THE BEST MATCH OF THE SETIÉN ERA
Barça exhibited against Leganés and gets into the quarterfinals (5-0)
Published:30/01/2020 - 20:55h
Updated:30/01/2020 - 20:55h
FC Barcelona completed the best game of the Setién era against Leganés. The Catalans dominated from start to finish being more vertical and winning with goals from Griezmann, Lenglet, Leo Messi (x2) and Arthur to qualify for the quarterfinals
The Leganés gave a good fright at all more begin the meeting with a shot of Martin Braithwaite that it could have changed the future of the meeting. The Danish received in the frontal of the area, accommodated it to him to his bad leg and finish doing a 'kick' that went brushing the stick of put it of Ter Stegen. The pepineros warned, but went to be the Barça the one who finish inaugurating the marker hardly three minutes afterwards.
In the 4, Leo Messi took out a pass out of nowhere to see the rise of Nélson Semedo, that incorporated perfectly from the right and put a good balloon backwards that Antoine Griezmann finish defining. The French controlled with his left leg and finish finishing crossed with the right underneath of a defender of the Leganés. The 'Pichu' Cuéllar could not do absolutely at all to avoid the so much of the blaugrana, to which put him the party totally of face.
The feelings that left the culés with balloon did not have absolutely at all that see with which left in front of the Granada, the Ibiza and Valencia. In this occasion, the ones of Quique Setién himself looked for to deepen and loomed the area of the Leganés in practically each attack. The horizontal passes gave step to others more vertical and with intention. In one of them, Messi went back to do magic with a pass of another world to Jordi Alba that finish with Griezmann marking his doublet. The linesman, nevertheless, cancelled him the so much to the French by offside previous of the left-handed side, and the VAR confirmed it a minute afterwards.
But the approaches of the Barça did not leave to arrive and in the 17 Jordi Alba went back to have it to mark the second. The one of L'Hospitalet found with a balloon inside the area after a played collective and finish doing a 'centre-kick' that finish going by no too much to kickoff of door. The barcelonistas commanded, felt more comfortable that never and did that the Camp Nou went back to believe in them after the stumbles in Valencia and the bad feelings of Ibiza.
Setién Took out for the first time a marked 4-3-3 so much in attack and defence and this benefited to his. With Ansu Fati in the left desbordando and creating advantages, and with Messi and Griezmann changing of position when them apetecía, the Leganés suffered a lot in front of the Catalans in the first time. The Madrilenian only approached to the area of Ter Stegen in some isolated occasion with some launching of long distance that cut across the German without too many problems. Roque Table or Ruibal tried it without success in two occasions.
Before the rest, Griezmann went back to brush his doublet in the played previous to the 2-0 of Clément Lenglet. The central French, that went back to the eleven after being acting in Valencia, finished of head at the end of the meshes a big centre of Messi in a kickoff of corner. The defender anticipated to Siovas and cabeceó in the first stick to leave the crash very encarrilado in the minute 27 of game. Before arriving to the intermediate, the Barcelona followed to the his having it and looking for spaces, but could not go back to drill put it de Cuéllar.
Messi joined to the party in a 2ª more boring part
After the go through the changing rooms, the Barça siguó his plan of game to rajatabla and shut to the ones of Aguirre as in the first 45 minutes. After some approach without danger, Messi wanted to join to the party and finish converting after a played individual marked by the rebounds. The rosarino received a grandísimo pass to the gap of Frenkie of Jong, encaró put it of the Leganés, carried a pair of rebounds when it tried to undo of his defenders, finish finishing and of way to door the ball touched in a defender of the Bequeaths before putting inside the goal.
The rhythm of the crash went down a lot of after the so much of the Argentinian and the culés decided to touch and leave happen the time thinking already in the meeting of League of this Sunday in front of the Raise. But with a Leganés more tired and that every time arrived later to the helps, the ones of Setién had the occasion to put the chamber so much in the marker. Ansu Fati Remained entirely only in front of Cuéllar, failed in the definition by the good exit of the put and then began a series of rebounds that initiated Messi and finished Arthur to mark. The Brazilian, that carried little in the field, finish defining without goalkeeper.
The '10' already had begun his particular party with the 3-0 and with the participation of the chamber and did not want to go of the party without marking the 'manita' in front of the pepineros. Rakitic Found to the forward with a good pass to the space and the one of Rosario dribló in front of Cuéllar to finish defining without goalkeeper as if at all. Golazo Of the captain blaugrana to clear the best meeting of the era Setién. This time the Barça no only won, but at last also convinced.
Technical index card of the party: FC Barcelona-Leganés 5-0
- FC Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Semedo, Hammered, Lenglet, Jordi Alba (Junior Firpo, min. 63); Busquets, Of Jong, Arturo Vidal (Rakitic, min. 60); Messi, Griezmann (Arthur, min. 72) and Ansu Fati.
- CD Leganés: Cuéllar; J. Silva (Kevin Rodrigues, min. 57), Tarín, Siovas, Rosebushes; Awaziem, Ruibal, Roque Table (Eraso, min. 57), Rubén Pérez; Óscar and Braithwaite (Plomer, min. 71).
- Referee: Stable Fernández.
- Incidences: corresponding Party to the eliminatory of eighth of final of the Glass of the King 2019-20.
- Goals of the party: 1-0, Griezmann (4'); 2-0, Lenglet (27'); 3-0, Messi (59'); 4-0, Arthur (77'); 5-0, Messi (89')