Barcelona got off to a good start in the new year by blowing up Mallorca. Xavier’s side won 1-0 on Sunday night (December 2) at the opponent’s field.
The Catalan club drew 1-1 against Sevilla before the Christmas break. Barোনa camp in Corona. And that’s why Xavi Hernandez made the team with several members of the ‘B’ team.
From the beginning, the visitors were in control of the ball in the opponent’s field. Opportunity was created in the tenth minute of the match. But the 18-year-old Bar্সa forward Elias missed the goal due to the determination of the Majorca goalkeeper.
Then two shorts from midfielder Frankie de Young got stuck in the crossbar. However, he succeeded in the third phase. His great head finally finds the opponent’s net. And Barcelona breaks the ‘deadlock’.
After advancing in the first half, there was an opportunity to increase the gap several times in the second half but no goal was scored in the end. On the other hand, the host Mallorca had a chance to equalize in the very last moment of the match i.e. in the 74th minute. But Jordi Ambulare’s great head flew over the goalpost.
Real Madrid lost on the day Bar ঘুরেa turned around. After being unbeaten in 15 matches in a row, they finally saw the face of defeat. Los Blancos lost 1-0 to Getafe in the first match of the new year.
Real Madrid in the hands of Corona. In addition to the young Vinicius Jr., two midfielders Eduardo Camavinga and Federico Valvarde were out of the XI. However, after winning Corona, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois, Luka Madrich and several others returned with the team.
Carlo Ancelotti’s side, however, put pressure on the host Getafe from the start of the match. However, in the first half, Getes went ahead with the goal of Anes Unal. In the end, the hosts left the field with his goal.
However, luck was not on the side of Los Blancos in this match. In the 16th minute of the match, Real got a great opportunity to go ahead with the goal of Luka Madrich. But his strong shorts stuck to the crossbar. Then Tony Cruz also missed several chances.
Despite losing the first leg of the year, Carlo Ancelotti’s side still top the La Liga points table with 48 points from 20 matches.