FC Barcelona rival Real Madrid going a little deeper in the well pushed. In house were the Catalans will still be without superstar Lionel Messi – with 5-1 too strong for The Royal. Luis Suarez was the great luminary with two goals, including a fantastic header late in the second half. Real Madrid could now already five matches in a row win in La Liga, the death-warrant of coach Julen Lopetegui seems to be drawn.
FC Barcelona took an early reins. That led after only 11 minutes for the opening goal from Coutinho, who in reference to Jordi Alba was able to score. On the half hour was Luis Suarez then hampered by Raphael is looking forward to. Initially got the team to no penalty, but the intervention of the VAR decided otherwise. Suarez left Thibaut Courtois no chance: 2-0, the goalkeeper of the Red Devils cashed as an eighteenth (!) penaltydoelpunt in a row.
Early in the second half seemed to Marcelo some hope for Real Madrid with a still in strong position. Modric struck a moment later the doelhout. Gradually, it grew in Barcelona, however, again to the better ploe and also Suarez took aim at the pole. A liberating third goal had to wait for the home team, but ultimately fell still, a quarter of an hour before the end. A proposal from Sergi Roberto worked for the Uruguayan delicious. A few minutes later it was Suarez, there is a third. Arturo Vidal made the humiliation complete with a rake header: 5-1 was the meaningful end position.
FC Barcelona, by winning again, only to head in La Liga. Real Madrid to an embarrassing ninth place failed and it was already five matches in a row does not win.
All goals (except the masterful header from Suarez) at a glance: