LAPORTA GETS 'WET' ABOUT BARÇA'S VICTORY
"Champion luck": Laporta's opinion on Barça's agonizing victory
Published:5/11/2023 - 16:40h
Updated:5/11/2023 - 16:43h
Joan Laporta, at the end of the duel between Barça and Real Sociedad, spoke briefly about the complicated victory of the Barça team in Anoeta, giving it a curious qualification
The FC Barcelona, in spite of have not had his best performance in the campaign, attained to return to the City Condal with the three points in the pocket when winning to the Real Sociedad (0-1) in a duel where the ones of Imanol Bailiff posed a game that incomodó to a large extent to the ones of Xavi Hernández. Marc-André ter Stegen stood out like figure when keeping the arch in zero.
However, from the Barça, Ronald Araújo starred an incursion to the rival area from backwards, attaining confine in the area and, thanks to an excellent centre of Ilkay Gündogan, the Uruguayan attained to connect a powerful finish of head that left to Remiro without any type of option to react. That esteemed so much meant the victory of the culés and, to his time, the discontent of the 'blanquiazules' that did not have neither the luck neither the efficiency to do cost his clear command in the actions.
Joan Laporta and the "luck of champion" of the Barça
In spite of the joy by the victory in the City Condal, also exists some disappointment by the form in that it developed the party, since the Real Sociedad attained to put in aprietos to the team culé and even had opportunities to carry the victory. In this sense, Joan Laporta, one of the high controls of the Barcelona club, expressed his vision on the meeting.
The president culé, attracted by the cameras of 'TV3', conversed with a youngster interested of the 'txuri-urdin' and commented him the following: "you Have played very well. You have deserved you, even, win. We needed also these three points and, sometimes, is the luck of the champions... Congratulations. Eskerrik asko".
The comment on the "luck of champion" is not more than a form to recognise that the game was not the best, but in spite of this, attained do the necessary things and, with a bit of forcefulness and luck, achieve victories in front of rivals complicated as it went it the Real Sociedad in this day.