Barcelona slammed Villarreal 4-1 at the Nou Camp to keep moving forward as Laliga title hopes lives. With the active participation of most dangerous scintillating striking combination of Messi, Suarez and Neymar (MSN), Barcelona easily got the four goals.
Neymar opened the scoring for Barcelona by the 21st minutes with a right footed shot assisted by Luis Suarez eleven minutes later Congolese international Cedric Bakamba leveled the scores. Meanwhile before the end of first half, Sergio Busquets assisted Leonel Messi to restore Barca lead.
MSN became complete and did what they do best when Suarez shot into the net Sergi Roberto’s pass to stretch their lead. Jaume Costa handball in the box resulted to the referee awarding Barcelona penalty and yellow for Costa, which Penalty kick was well converted by the Argentine talisman changing the score to four.
With fact that Real Madrid won similarly, the race has turned out tighter. Barcelona leads the table on head to head basis however to make a conclusion now is illogical since Real Madrid have a game at hand. Barcelona will visit Las Palmas on Sunday 14th may as Real Madrid hosts Sevilla on the same day at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Villareal is fifth on the table with 63 points after 36 games played. El Submarino Amarillo has to win all the remaining matches to keep Europa possibilities alive as they will host Deportivo La Coruna at home and play Valencia away in the next two weeks.
Full Time Scores
Barcelona 4 – 1 Villarreal
Neymar Cedric Bakamba
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