Granada dent Barcelona hopes of topping LaLiga
Granada dent Barcelona hopes of topping la liga with 5 match to go in the spanish league with a 2-1 win over ronald koeman side.
Barcelona took the lead through club veteran Lionel Messi in the 23rd minutes to give them the first half lead.
However, things took a different dimension for barcelona who controlled much of the game when Darwin Machis brought the visitors level in the 63rd minutes.
In the 79th minutes granada dent Barcelona hope of topping LaLiga , when Jorge Molina struck the winning goal for the Visitors.
Match Analysis as Granada dent Barcelona hopes
FT: Barcelona 1-2 Granada.
Barcelona 1-0 Granada (23’)
Barcelona 1-1 Granada (63’)
Barcelona 1-2 Granada (79’)
* Granada come from behind to win at the Camp Nou and dent Barcelona’s title aspirations. The visitors scored twice in the second half through Machis and Molina.
*Atletico_Madrid stay top of La Liga as Barcelona lose.
Barcelona had the chance to go to the top of La Liga.
* They blew a 1-0 lead and lost 2-1 against Granada at home
*Jorge_Molina has still got it at 39…
22nd April: Jorge Molina celebrates his 39th birthday
29th April: Jorge Molina scores the winner at Camp Nou
Another twist in the #Spanish title race!
* Barca were set to go top but Granada turned it around
* If Barcelona won tonight, they would have been top of La Liga with five games to play.
* Tonight lost at home to Granada means they remain third in the LaLiga table behind Athletico Madrid and Real Madrid.
* Ronald_Koeman was sent off from the touchline as he was shown a red card for misconduct
* Ronald Koeman had to give his instructions over the phone after being sent off
* No player has been involved in more goals in the Top 5 Leagues since the start of 2021 than Leo Messi (27 goals: 19 goals and 8 assists).
* Antoine_Griezmann in 2021 with Barcelona: 👇
📅 27 Games
⚽️ 13 Goals
🅰️ 10 Assists
* LionelMessi in 2021: 👇
📅 25 matches
⚽️ 24 goals
🅰️ 9 assists
* Granada win at the Camp_Nou for the first time in their history as Barcelona fail to grab 3 points to go top of the La Liga table.
LaLiga Table 👇
Atlético Madrid: 73 pts
Real Madrid: 71 pts
Barcelona: 71 pts
Sevilla: 70 pts
Granada dent Barcelona hopes tonight, as ronald koeman men prepare to face Valencia away next and then followed by Atletico at home.