In the interview that brought Barcelona today against their host Celta Vigo, the latter dealt a heavy blow to the Catalan team, where they drew 2-2 with them in the 32nd round of the Liga.
The tie came to threaten Barcelona’s hopes of retaining the title, as the team raised their score to 69 points, to occupy the lead by a one point difference against their traditional rival, Real Madrid, who will play his match in the same round tomorrow Sunday against Espanyol – who has just dismissed his coach – on the stadium of the latter. Celta Vigo increased her points to 34 in sixteenth place.
Uruguayan superstar Luis Suarez opened the scoring for Barcelona in the 20th minute, and Fedor Smolov scored the equalizer for Celta Vigo in the 50th minute.
Suarez then added his second goal for Barcelona in the 67th minute, but Iago Espace broke the tie for Celta Vigo in the 88th minute to stop the Blaugrana wheel towards the title.
It should be noted that Real Madrid beat Barcelona in the results of direct clashes, the two teams tied at Camp Nou, and Real Madrid won the return match 2-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu this season, which will be invoked if the two teams tie the number of points by the end of the season.
Earlier in the day, Athletic Bilbao beat their guest Real Mallorca 3-1, bringing Bilbao 45 points to ninth place and Mallorca’s balance 26 points to eighteenth place.
Bilbao’s goals were scored by Raul Garcia in the 16th minute of a penalty, Ohyan Sunset in the 24th minute and Asier Villalbri in the last minute of the match, while Mallorca, Ante Budemir scored in the 70th minute of the penalty spot.