BARÇA, TO A POINT OF THE CHAMPIONS
This is LaLiga: Barça 'touches' the Champions and Madrid does not lose the lead
Published:23/01/2022 - 23:12h
Updated:24/01/2022 - 07:33h
Matchday 22 of LaLiga leaves FC Barcelona just one point behind in the Champions League and Real Madrid in the lead for another week. Atlético closes the Champions League positions and Real Sociedad moves away from fourth position after 'puncturing' against Getafe
The Alavés-FC Barcelona has closed a day 22 of LaLiga in which they have 'punctured' the two big favourites to win the championship. Real Madrid and Seville empataron in his respective meetings and the high zone of the classification follows exactly equal. On the other hand, Betis and Athletic of Madrid won and put pressure to a Barça that suffered to finish winning in Mendizorroza and like this not losing the three of the Champions League.
The ones of Xavi Hernández were tremendously dense in front of the vitorianos and completed one of his worst first parts. Luckily, in the second the culés arrived something more to door and finished finding the prize of the goal in the minute 87 after a pass of Ferran Torres that defined Frenkie of Jong. The so much of the Dutch leaves to the picture barcelonista in the fifth position with 35 points to only one of the Atleti, that is fourth and closes the places of League of Champions.
By his part, the Madrid could not with a very hard Elche, that was near of 'avenge' after the elimination in Glass of the King of does some days. The ilicitanos put 0-2 in the Bernabéu, but Luka Modric recortó distances of penalti and in the discount Éder Militao empató. The target of the central keeps to his leaders with 4 points of distance regarding the Seville, that also empató to two in Vigo against the Celtic.
On the other hand, the Athletic starred the big traced back of the day in front of a Valency that put 0-2. The colchoneros knew to suffer and after empatar in the last minutes of the statutory time, put the 3-2 in the discount. The goal of Mario Beautiful has planted to the ones of the Cholo Simeone chambers with 36 points, 4 less than a Betis that goleó to the RCD Espanyol in Cornellà to follow dreaming with the League of Champions.
The Real Sociedad also 'tripped'
The Real Sociedad, by his part, empató home against a Getafe that is going to more with the step of the meetings (0-0). The donostiarras remain sixth with 34 points, one less than the Barcelona. The Ray Vallecano, another of the applicants to go in in Europe this course, lost his imbatibilidad home in front of an Athletic Club that empata the 31 points of the Madrilenian and that are a bit more near of the European places. Finally, the Villarreal finishes the day seventh with 32 points after winning to the Mallorca.