Leo Messi celebrates a goal in the stadium of the Espanyol


Messi, invincible in territory of Espanyol in LaLiga

Published:3/01/2020 - 16:36h

Updated:3/01/2020 - 16:36h

Leo Messi is the talisman of the FC Barcelona every time that visits to the Espanyol to play a derbi. The '10' never has lost in front of the 'parakeets' when it has played in his stadium and has cosenchado eight triumphs and five ties

Tickets for FC Barcelona matches

The FC Barcelona faces this Saturday a new derbi against the Espanyol with the mission to win and keep the leadership of LaLiga. The culés visit the RCD Stadium in which it will be the first party of the 2020 in front of a very needy rival that right now occupies the last position of the classification. In spite of the delicate situation that cross the 'pericos', the Barcelona do not have to trust and need to go out concentrated from the first minute of game.

Luckily for the barcelonistas, Leo Messi will be on the terrain of game to lead to his a week more. The Argentinian, besides, has him taken the measure to the Espanyol in his stadium in LaLiga. Only it has marked five goals in 13 clashes, but the Barça never has lost in front of his eternal rival in his territory with the rosarino in thefield . The balance is of eight triumphs and five ties for the culés.

The '10' is, in addition to the best of the Barça, an amulet of the good luck every time that the Barcelona go to Cornellà or in his day were to Montjuïc. The first of the derbis that Read contested against the blanquiazules in League was on 16 October 2004, with victory by 0-1. Since, seven triumphs more and other five ties suspender belts. It expects that the series follow and can arrive the victory number nine of Messi against the espanyolistas in League.

If it expands the rank of visits of the captain culé to the field of the Espanyol to Glass and Supercopa of Spain, the balance would be of ten meetings won, six equalised and a defeat. If it looks , on the other hand, the total of parties of Leo in front of the 'pericos', explaining also the results of the Camp Nou, the data would be of 23 triumphs, eight ties and two defeats in total. In all these commitments, the '10' marked 25 goals.

To Messi resists him mark in territory 'perico'

Of the 25 targets that has marked him Messi to the Espanyol, 20 have arrived in the Camp Nou, by what remains clear that no gives him too well play the derbi went. It is evident that his presence is decisive by a lot of other factors, but five so many in 17 crashes contested home of the blanquiazules is a very poor balance for a footballer like the Argentinian.

The main aim of the international albiceleste will be to follow with the series in the RCD Stadium to attain the three points, but besides also will look for to improve his data goleadores in front of the 'parakeets' was. The Espanyol is his fifth favourite victim after Seville (37), Athletic Madrid (30), Valencia (28) and Real Madrid (26), but by some reason resists him when it plays in his house. For somebody so ambitious like him, probably mark and improve these data will be an additional aim for the derbi.

Next match of FC Barcelona

La Liga | Jornada 25
FC Barcelona

FC Barcelona - Eibar

Saturday, 22 of February of 2020 16:00h
Estadio Camp Nou
Buy tickets
Calendar FC Barcelona
Today highlights

Most read