Sergio Busquets (r.) congratulates Carles Aleña with his hit.
The openingsdoelpunt fell in the 35th minute and came in the name of Gerard Piqué. The defender headed touch from a cross from Ousmane Dembélé. Lionel Messi, properly addressed by the defenders of Villarreal, missed three minutes later the likelihood of a larger margin. In reference to Jordi Alba shot the Argentinian at goalkeeper Sergio Asenjo.
Barcelona had it tough against the stiff defensive Villarreal. Off a pass from Messi could be the 20-year-old Aleña, in his fifth race at the highest level, the 2-0 final score on the board.
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