Barcelona quickly regain its balance and lead Liga temporarily

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Barcelona quickly made up for their goalless draw with Sevilla, and the stubborn guest Athletic Bilbao defeated 1-0 on Tuesday (June 23rd) in the 31st La Liga stage, temporarily outperforming their rival Real Madrid.

The only goal is scored by the Croatian substitute, Ivan Rakitic, in the 71st minute, so that the defending champion in the last two seasons increase his score to 68 points, three points behind Real, who receives Real Mallorca on Wednesday, who can take the lead of the classification in case of their victory.

Barcelona took their revenge on Bilbao, who were the first team to lose this season when they defeated them 1-0 in the first leg, eliminating them from the quarterfinals of the cup with a lethal goal Inaki Williams.

this victory is Barcelona’s first over Bilbao in the last four games of different competitions.