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THE GAME AGAINST MALLORCA, KEY

A record 'Xavineta': The culés, one step away from entering the history of LaLiga

Published:11/09/2022 - 19:29h

Updated:11/09/2022 - 19:29h

Barça's triumph in Cádiz left the Catalans one step away from a historic mark. The Blaugrana victory against the 'yellow submarine' was the seventeenth consecutive game without defeat at home, one shy of the LaLiga record

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The arrival of Xavi Hernández to the FC Barcelona returned the hope to inflate them culés. Before the arrive of the of Terrassa to the Barcelona institution, the group directed in that then by Ronald Koeman found 'being shipwrecked' in local and continental waters. After the exit of Lionel Messi, the club lived moments of uncertainty, where the bad game of the team reflected in the results and the speech of "is what there is", repeated in innumerable occasions by the Dutch, threw the expectations of the barcelonistas to the floor.

The situation was unsustainable and finished with the exit of Koeman of the benches, leaving free a vacancy that was occupied by the egarense, that fulfilled the wish of all inflate them blaugranas that dreamed with seeing it to the side of the terrain of game of the Camp Nou from his withdrawal. The ex midfield player of the Barça took a team 'drowned' in doubts and, with a lot of work behind, attained to put it 'to float' to tip of discipline and good football.

Now, this square that seemed not having 'neither feet neither head' is about to to write his name in the history of the League. And it is that with the last victory in front of the Cádiz in the New Mirandilla, the directed by Hernández add 17 consecutive days without knowing the defeat out of house, equalising like this the record that achieved Zinedine Zidane in his first stage like trainer of the Real Madrid in the season 2015-2016.

The big performance showed by the team from the 'landing' of Xavi in the City Condal is seeing reflected in the statistics, where add 12 victories and 5 ties when they go out of the Spotify Camp Nou in the national competition. Like this then , if the group culé achieves to mark in his visit to Sound Moix the next 1 October where expects them the Mallorca of Javier Aguirre, the ex midfield player of the Barça will turn into the trainer with greater number of invictos out of house.

Only two 'tropiezos' of visitor

The statistics of the Barcelona square like visitor from the arrival of the egarense is impressive. Out of house, the Catalans and Xavi only have known the defeat in two occasions. The first of these was in front of the Bayern of Munich in Champions League (3-0), party that meant the 'descent' of the club to the Europe League the past campaign. Finally, the second 'varapalo' received out of house arrived in hands of the Athletic Club in the eighth of final of the Glass of Rey (3-2). Now, the culés will look for the revancha in the Allianz Sand next Tuesday.

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