BARCELONA RETURN TO WINNING WAYS AGAINST VALENCIA AND AGUERO MADE HIS DEBUT

After the defeat (0-2) at Atletico Madrid in the last round, Barcelona returned to winning ways in La Liga.

This Sunday, the Catalan team received and beat Valencia, by 3-1, but needed to make a comeback to win the three points.

 

With Gonçalo Guedes starting the attack (Thierry Correia was suspended and Hélder Costa came on in the 86'), the visiting team took the lead in the 5th minute, by left-back José Gayà.

 

On 13', Ansu Fati equalized and on 41' it was Dutch Memphis Depay, with a penalty, putting Barcelona ahead. With five minutes to go, assisted by Sergiño Dest, Brazilian Phillipe Coutinho sealed the 3-1 final. With the victory guaranteed, Ronald Koeman allowed Kun Aguero to debut with the Barcelona shirt, with the Argentine entering in the 87'.

 

This triumph places Barça in 7th place, with 15 points, a week from the derby against Real Madrid, at Camp Nou. Valencia is 9th and has 12 points.

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