Lionel Messi saves Barcelona from collapse. Catalana star scored two goals at the beginning and end of the challenge with Leganes, avoiding any complication of the situation for the team of Luis Enrique.
Messi opened the scoring serie only after 4 minutes, but with some players left aside, “Blaugrana” suffered against the small madrid team.
Leganes equalized the score in 71th minute with Unai Lopez, but when it was thought that they can put Barcelona in crisis , ??everything was resolved at the last minute. Neymar won a controversial penalty, which Lionel Messi turned into a goal.
Barça recorded their third consecutive victory in the league and climbs to second place in the standings, one point less than Real Madrid, but Zidane’s team has two games less.
Villarreal surprises. Victory at the end of the game for the yellow submarine thanks to a goal of Samu Castillejos, in the final seconds won against Real Sociedad 1-0 on transfers.
Despite the tiring challenge with Rome in the Europa League and the fact that he returned to the field only after 55 hours, the team of coach Escribe got a very important victory in Anoeta with Villarreal sticky quote 39 points, two less than Sociedad of 5th country.