The Catalans owe Luis Suarez for their ongoing title defense as his double was enough to get a share of the spoils against a spirited Celta Vigo.
Real Madrid are strengthening their grip on La Liga trophy. Los Blancos are scraping victory after victory while eternal rivals Barcelona are capitulating.
The capital secured the three points on offer against relegation threatened Espanyol and opened two-point advantage at the top of points table. They had to rely on unlikely goal scorer, Casemiro, for the away victory.
On the other hand, Barcelona travelled to Balaidos against 17th placed La Liga outfit, Celta Vigo. Luis Suarez gave them the lead twice but it was cancelled out each time. Had the hosts been more proficient, the Catalans would have suffered their sixth league defeat.
It capped a tumultuous week for La Blaugrana, who have seen their title defense slip. We analyzed Barcelona’s performances and share three reasons for their failing in La Liga.