BARÇA LEFT WITHOUT 'RECORD'
Barça leaves Xavi without his best record of consecutive victories
FC Barcelona, if they won against Mallorca in Son Moix, would be one step away from equaling Xavi Hernández's longest winning streak in LaLiga. The culés will have to start from scratch
The tie in Mallorca has been a vase of cold water for a FC Barcelona that carried five consecutive parties of LaLiga adding of to three. After a beginning dubitativo, the Barcelona had 'enchufado' in front of the Cádiz to look for approach to the leadership and, on the way, went through on of Villarreal (3-4), Osasuna (1-2), Betis (5-0) and Celtic (3-2). In front of the picture bermellón, had to conform with signing the tables in a marked clash by the two defensive errors of the blaugrana.
The true is that the picture of Xavi Hernández has left, in five, his first series of victories in LaLiga. The culés had the opportunity, if they imposed in front of Mallorca, to approach a step more to the that was one of the big aims of this start of season: equalise the longest seguidilla of consecutive victories since the egarense is in the bench, that was marked in seven followed.
The Barça remains in five victories followed
And it is that, since Xavi is trainer of the Barça, have reached the seven victories in League in two opportunities, both in the past season. Sucedió From the second day until the octave: Real Sociedad, Valladolid, Seville, Cádiz, Elche, the own Mallorca and Celtic, whereas from the 16 to the 22 also repeated the aim with triumphs followed in front of Athletic, Getafe, Girona, Betis, Seville, Villarreal and Cádiz.
In this sense, in case to having won to Mallorca and afterwards to the Seville, this Friday in Montjuïc, the Barcelona would have equalised the mark. It seemed an aim 'possible', especially seeing the spirit of tireless fight of the team and the two goleadas followed that they had accumulated, in front of Betis and Amberes, but finally have had to conform with the tie.
'Called' of attention to the Barça
The true is that sign the tables in front of the Mallorca has to be a called of attention for the blaugrana. Further of the result, the forms have concerned. The ones of Xavi had two defensive errors that have finished 'punishing' to the team, in front of a picture bermellón that knew to sustain the result until the entrance of Fermín López and Lamine Yamal, commissioned to manufacture the 2-2. The team is fitting much more and it will be necessary to do, surely, adjust in the saga.