SEVILLA CONTINUES IN THIRD POSITION
LaLiga classification: Barça did not fail and will finish the 2019 as leader
Published:22/12/2019 - 00:05h
Updated:22/12/2019 - 01:53h
Barça clearly beat Alavés 4-1 and whatever Madrid does, 2019 will end as LaLiga leader. This Saturday also played Sevilla and Getafe. Sevillistas defeated Mallorca and the Azulones fell in Villarreal
The FC Barcelona, whatever happens in the party of the Real Madrid of this Sunday, will finish the 2019 like leader of LaLiga Santander. The culés attained to ensure the leadership of the classification thanks to his victory against the Alavés by 4-1. The ones of Ernesto Valverde completed a big first part, but went back to have doubts in the second and this could cost them expensive. At the end, Leo Messi gave back the tranquility to the blaugrana, that finish goleando to the ones of Vitoria.
Antoine Griezmann opened the marker of the party with a big goal with the right to pass of Luis Suárez. The first 45 minutes of the barcelonistas were very good and drowned to an Alavés that hardly went out of his field. Before the rest, Arturo Vidal put the 2-0 with a big derechazo also to pass of Suárez, that dressed of assistant in front of the Basques. The meeting seemed to be already sentenced, but the alavesistas had not said still his last word.
After the resumption, the ones of Asier Garitano went to tighten further up the exit of balloon and put in serious aprietos to the Barça. Pere Pons of head put the 2-1 and caused that in the Camp Nou listened some whistles by the dejadez in defence of his. The Alavés had a quite clear occasion for empatar and came up, but then appeared Leo Messi. The '10' marked a golazo from out of the area to put the 3-1 and yielded him later a penalti to Suárez so that the charrúa marked the chamber and definite so much.
The Seville also played this Saturday in Mallorca and did not fail in his fight for following the trail of the two big of LaLiga. The sevillistas won with goals of Diego Carlos and of Banega, that transformed a penalti distinguished thanks to the VAR. With this triumph, the ones of Julen Lopetegui follow third and plant already with 34 points. The Andalusians will finish the 2019 in places of Champions do what do the Athletic of Madrid the Sunday.
The another conjoint that played this Saturday of the high part was the Getafe, that lost in his visit to the Villarreal by 1-0. Moi Gómez, ex of the team azulón, marked the only goal of the meeting after taking advantage of a refuse after stop of David Soria. After the so much of the midfield player, Mathías Olivera saw the red cardboard after doing two entrances followed of yellow in hardly a pair of minutes. With the defeat, the Madrilenian remain fourth with 30 points and depend of the Athletic to know if they finish the 2019 in places Champions.
The Madrid needs to win for empatar with the Barça
This Sunday, the Real Madrid will confront to the Athetic Club in the Bernabéu and will try to win to follow the trail of the Barça. The madridistas need to win for empatar to points with the culés and finish the year colíderes. The best difference of goals culé would do him be first, but this right now matters little for the ones of Zidane. After his good crash against the blaugrana in the Classical, the merengues look for to finish the 2019 with triumph and giving a good image in front of his fans.