Monday 29 June 2020
Real Madrid’s victory over Espanyol on Sunday put Barcelona rivals in an unenviable position after stumbling against Celta Vigo with a two-goal tie for each team within the accounts of the 32nd week of the Spanish League.
The riyal became the only individual in the lead with 71 points, to be ahead of the traditional rivals Barcelona, two points before six rounds of the end, which will put the Catalan team in a situation that does not carry more mistakes in the coming period.
Several Spanish newspapers have highlighted the current Barcelona situation, especially the relationship between coach Kiki Sittin and the team’s stars in light of Luis Suarez’s comments after the match, which puts the Spanish coach in an embarrassing position.
The next challenge against Barcelona will be difficult, as the Spanish and Catalan giants will host a stubborn opponent, particularly Atletico Madrid, who enjoys great confidence, especially after the European champions Liverpool were eliminated from the Champions League competitions.
“Yallaquora” reviews the most prominent challenges facing Barcelona in the Tuesday night summit of the 33rd round competitions:
No room for error:
If Barcelona wants to keep hoping to win the league title for the third season in a row, the Catalan team must quickly restore confidence by winning, as the start will be in the Atletico match.
Real Madrid’s victory in yesterday’s match against Espanyol will mean that Barcelona is required to win in the next six rounds, with no new points lost next to waiting for the rivals Real to falter either in a match or a tie in two games to advance the summit.
Barcelona has several difficult stops in the coming weeks, starting with the Atletico Madrid, Villarreal, Espanyol, Valladolid, Osasuna, and finally Deportivo Alaves.
The Spanish newspaper “Marca” revealed a crisis since the appointment of Kiki Sittin with the players, as the matter reached its climax after the team stumbled against Celta Vigo.
And “Marca” revealed the occurrence of a tense quarrel between coach Sittin and Barcelona players in the changing room in the stadium “Balaidos”, stressing that things are not going well between the two parties after Luis Suarez’s statements on troubles outside the ground.
Of course, this crisis may be exacerbated in the event of any tension in front of the Atletico Madrid team, especially since since Barcelona returned to resume the league matches and the Catalan team, it lost four points out of 15 points after a draw against Seville and Celta Vigo, in return, these struggles contributed to the rise of the Real to the top After the last five consecutive victories.
Barcelona coach Kiki Seten has faced Atletico Madrid on seven previous occasions in the league when he was coach of Las Palmas and Real Betis.
The 61-year-old received a loss on five occasions from “Rojeblancos”, as he equalized on one occasion and won a meeting last season when he was Real Madrid’s Betis manager.
The current Barcelona coach also has another challenge by restoring the power of the Catalan giant against the adults after the loss of Real Madrid and Valencia by one result, which is (2-0) in the league, in addition to elimination from Athletic Bilbao in the King’s Cup, specifically defeat (1-0) in the role The four.
Awakening since Anfield:
Atletico Madrid is going through a wonderful period in terms of results, especially after the Champions League elimination Liverpool from the European competition after winning back and forth on the Reds (1-0) and (3-2).
This result gave Atletico Madrid confidence despite losing two points after the return of the league resumed in a draw against Athletic Bilbao (1-1), but “Roquebelancos” succeeded in winning four consecutive games, the last of which was at the expense of Deportivo Alaves (2-1), to raise the capital team To third place with 58 points.
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