Jules Koundé scores on his own goal and Betis gets back into the game against Barcelona at the Villamarín
WELCOME TO THE MINUTE BY MINUTE BETWEEN REAL BETIS AND BARCELONA!
90′ Four more minutes are added-.
85′ GOOOOOOOOOLLLLLLL FROM REAL BETIS! Jules Koundé miscalculated and scored a goal into his own goal with his left leg. Ter Stegen could not arrive.
83 & # 39; Close to Barca! Pedri assisted Balde on the left, he crossed and Ansu Fati headed and the ball went past the left post of the Betis goal.
80′ Change Barcelona. In: Ansu Fati, out: Raphinha.
79′ GOOOOOOOOOLLLLLLL FROM BARCELONA! Corner from the right, Araujo touched it and Lewandowski controlled it in the area to get away from the defense and mark Rui Silva.
78 & # 39; With the goal, Barcelona is already more comfortable and handles the ball from side to side without rushing.
70′ Yellow for Luiz Felipe, who crashed Pedri in the center of the field, against Barça.
66 & # 39; Yellow card for Ruibal for protesting the action of the goal.
65′ GOOOOOOOOOLLLLLLL FROM BARCELONA! Raphinha scores the first goal for Barcelona. After a foul committed on Gavi, midfielder De Jong played Balde quickly on the left, entered the area, and managed to get a low cross to the far post and Raphinha appeared to put his foot in and make it 1-0.
61′ Changes Real Betis: They leave: William and Fekir. Enter: Andrés Guardado and Juanmi.
56 & # 39; The VAR GETS INTO THE GAME! The VAR reviewed for a couple of minutes an alleged criminal foul against Raphinha, but they determined that it was simulation.
55 & # 39; Fékir’s first shot on goal, he started on foot changed to the right, faced and shot with his left foot at the hands of Ter Stegen
52′ Ansu Fati comes out to warm up. It may be the first change for Barcelona.
48′ Pedri again! A straggler from Balde to the area, passed to Lewandowski and Pedri finished off with his left foot, but Silva stretched out his hand to avoid the first.
46 & # 39; Barcelona has to go in search of the first goal of the match to extend the lead.
THE SECOND HALF BEGINS AT VILLAMARÍN!
45 & # 39; End of the first half! Barcelona and Real Betis remain 0-0 at the Benito Villamarín after the first 45 minutes.
40′ Barcelona again! Long pass from Araujo to Lewandowski, who headed down Gavi to volley, but the defense intervened to send the ball to the corner kick.
37 & # 39; Sacadón de Rui Silva. After a dispute over the ball between Williams and Robert, the rebound favored Pedri so that he hit with his right foot, but Silva stuck out his leg to deflect the shot.
33 & # 39; Goal annulled to Barcelona! After a great cross from the left of De Jong to the far post, where Raphinha was totally alone to score, but he was slightly ahead.
32 & # 39; Wonderful play by Betis. Ball to the right from Fekir to Ruibal, he crossed into the heart of the area, let it pass and ended up finishing off Canales from the left. But Koundé dropped to the ground to prevent the ball from reaching the goal.
28 & # 39; The game has been slowing down. Barcelona handles the ball, while Betis is waiting for a counterattack
24 & # 39; Strong stomp from Fekir to Gavi in a divided ball, after he stole the ball just before.
18′ What Pedri missed! After a great pass between the lines of Raphinha. Pedri wanted to take the goalkeeper, but Silva resisted until the end and managed to take the ball from him.
fifteen’ Close to Barcelona! Robert Lewandowski headed solo, but it went wide of Rui Silva’s goal.
14 & # 39; Balde started on the left, but Ruibal swept perfectly to send the ball to a corner.
10 & # 39; First arrival of Betis! Fékir assisted three-fingered Luiz Henrique, who ended up hitting with a right foot, but the shot was deflected to a corner kick by Araujo.
6 & # 39; The game is being played in the midfield, both teams try to control the ball, but without danger.
2′ Near Barcelona, Raphinha made a great play, cut and hit from the right, but Rui Silva responded in a good way. The lineman raised the flag to score offside.
1′ Real Betis moves to start the game at the Benito Villamarín stadium.
THE FIRST HALF STARTED BETWEEN BARCELONA AND REAL BETIS!
1:56: The teams jump onto the pitch to start the game.
START OF THE MATCH (2:00 PM): Real Betis- Barcelona
1:45 p.m. Both teams jump onto the pitch to warm up at the Benito Villamarín.
Barca is the leader of LaLiga with a five point advantage over the meringues.
“I am satisfied with the three points,” said the Barça coach, Xavi Hernández, after beating Osasuna 1-0 on Saturday, but he warned that “we must generate more in attack” after a difficult game.
Facing their offensive facet at the Benito Villamarín, Barça will recover their striker Robert Lewandowski, the top scorer in LaLiga, for that match, after serving his three-game ban in the Spanish championship on Saturday.
Instead, he will be without French winger Ousmane Dembélé, who suffered a muscle injury against Osasuna.
Barça faces Betis again, whom they beat on penalties 4-2 (2-2) in the semifinal of the Spanish Super Cup on January 12.
Manuel Pellegrini’s men will seek a revenge and three points that will allow them to continue fighting for the Champions League places.
The béticos, who fell in the Super Cup and were eliminated in the Copa del Rey quarterfinals, are focused on LaLiga.
“Today it was important to add to continue maintaining the European options. Our objective is to try to add three points against Barcelona on Wednesday and regain a place in the Champions League, “said Pellegrini, after beating Getafe 1-0 on Saturday in the Spanish championship.