Barcelona and a triumph that excites him with the titleWith a goal from Ousmane Dembélé, he beat Valladolid and was left as a guard for Atlético Madrid
Barcelona, with the presence of Argentine striker Lionel Messi, achieved an agonizing and laborious victory over Valladolid by 1-0, which allowed him to position himself as a guard just one unit of the leader Atlético Madrid, in the meeting that ended this Monday to the 29th date of the Spanish Soccer League. The match took place at the Camp Nou stadium, in Barcelona, and the goal for the triumph of the Culé team was scored by the French attacker Ousmane Dembélé, 44 minutes into the final part.
Barcelona didn't play a great game, but sought to keep the three points from the beginning and pressed Valladolid against his goal, which held tightly behind until one minute, when after a cross from the right, Dembelé, with a low shot from the left and at the near post, he beat goalkeeper Jordi Masip, the visitor's figure, to establish the 1-0 score and the well-deserved victory.
Now, Barcelona, where Leo Messi had a good performance, is located with 65 units to one of Atlético Madrid, and next Saturday he will visit Real Madrid, which is third with 63 points, in the outstanding match of the thirtieth day of La Liga and in a new edition of the classic from Spain.
Meanwhile Valladolid, which ended the game with ten players due to the expulsion of Óscar Plano, 33 minutes into the second half, was left with 27 units and 3 from the relegation zone.
Positions in La Liga
Atletico Madrid 66 points; Barcelona 65; Real Madrid 63; Sevilla 58; Real Betis and Villarreal 46; Real Sociedad 45; Celta Vigo 37; Granada 36; Athletic Bilbao and Levante 35; Valencia 33; Cadiz 32; Osasuna 31; Getafe 30; Valladolid 27; Elche 26; Huesca 24; and Alavés and Eibar 23.