Barcelona vs Elche (3-0) With two goals from Messi

Editorial Mediotiempo

Barcelona / 24.02.2021 14:22:55

It took time, but in the end the Barcelona made the predictions valid and beat tonight 3-0 in the field of the Camp Nou al Elche, the penultimate place in the classification and one of the serious candidates to lose his place in the First division of Spain.

Lionel Messi was the protagonist tonight in Barcelona, ​​and scored two of the three goals with which the Barca added his fifteenth victory of the season, with which he reached 50 points, two of Real Madrid already five of Atlético de Madrid that leads the competition after 24 days.

The visitor endured the dominance of the locals the first half, however at the start the complementary part collapsed their effort on defense, when a good combination between Messi y Braithwaite, who assisted with a spectacular cue, the ball ended up inside the goal of Edgar Badia.

Despite the goal against Elche sat down on the court again to reinforce his defensive strategy, which lasted only 20 minutes, as he once again appeared Lionel Messi in your area to put the 2-0 on the electronic.

Frankie de Jong dragged the ball into the area, sent it to the Flea who entered alone. The Argentine took the ball, still took off two rivals and sent the ball to the bottom calmly.

Jordi Alba, Already with a surrendered rival, he was in charge of putting definitive numbers on the scoreboard and at minute 73 he made it 3-0 in favor of the Catalans, who returned to victory after a painful draw against Cádiz last Sunday.