Barca lost for the first time at home this season 2

Barca lost for the first time at home this season 2

Taking the lead but on a day when the defense failed, the Nou Camp team lost 2-3 to Valencia in round 22 of La Liga.

Sanchez opened the scoring very early, but as the first half neared the end, Parejo was able to level the gap for Valencia.

The match ended with another disappointment for coach Martino’s team: defender Alba received his second yellow card and left the field in the 78th minute.

Messi’s disappointment when losing the match 2-3.

Messi can have a little fun as he ended his scoring drought with a penalty kick in the second half.

A bad scenario for Barca is unlikely when the Nou Camp home team dominated in the first 45 minutes.

The goal conceded a minute before the end of the first half made the home players’ mentality clearly lower.

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In the 7th minute, joy flooded the Nou Camp field when Sanchez scored a beautiful goal from a skillful combination.

The early goal raised Barca’s spirit.

Valencia does not defend passively.

When Barca players were still regretting Messi’s missed opportunity at the end of the first half, they immediately conceded their first goal.

Barca lost for the first time at home this season

Alcacer was happy with the match-winning goal.

Right at the beginning of the second half, Barca was doused with a bucket of cold water after a sharp kick from Valencia.

In the 54th minute, Barca was awarded a penalty after a visiting team player touched the ball in the penalty area.

The Catalan team’s hope of turning the tide only lasted 4 minutes.

* Goals: Sanchez (7’), Messi (54’) – Parejo (44’), Piatti (48’), Alcacer (59’)

Barca lost for the first time at home this season

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