Who became a winner in the match of Barcelona and Real Madrid? What results Barcelona and their trainer Luis Enrique has achieved in the match with their main rival? Read the article to learn the latest news after final of week 2.
La Liga 2016
It is always difficult to gain complete idea of a game after viewing of several matches, but there were some interesting results already on the second weeks in LaLiga 2016. Week 2 has shown the expected victories from Real Madrid and Barcelona, though Atletico was also not lucky in the game with Madrid with a couple of draws, which has prevented it to become the winner. Meanwhile Las Palmas is an unexpected leader in this early part of season. Here is the review on what you have to know after intense days off.
Barcelona has decided to strengthen their positions already at the beginning. They know that Real Madrid intends to win against them and put the same level. After Toni Kroos has led Real Madrid to the victory over Celta Vigo on Saturday, many people expected that pressure would be put upon Barcelona on Sunday. The match against Athletic Bilbao wasn't so nice. Barcelona supported its level to the main part of match, but tried to receive a victory in final third. It is a problem, which has been strengthened by absence of Neymar. Ivan Rakitic headed home a cross from Arda Turan, giving the visitors a score 1-0.
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Finally, Barcelona has beaten Athletic in match of the second round of La Liga and has won the 100-th victory under the direction of Luis Enrique. For achievement of this mark, the 46-year-old expert needed only 126 matches that became a trainer's record of modern soccer era. Before it, two best results belonged to Joseph Guardiola who has won the 100-ths victories in the 132nd match with Bavaria and the 139th one with Barcelona. The trainer also knew that it wouldn't be an easy victory. He has expressed his pride after the match in the official account in Twitter of the team. There will be Alaves on the way of Barcelona and Enrique’s 101st victory, the match with which will be held on September 10. It is interesting that Las Palmas is also in this category after dominating victory with the score 5-1 over Granada. It closely follows the victory with the score 4-2 over Valencia.
Las Palmas had a draw with Granada in break between times, but has scored four goals in the second half. Kevin-Prince Boateng has also scored the first goal. In final day the main rivals – Seville and Villarreal – fought against a draw in competition, which has shown many opportunities of players of both teams, but hasn't shown any achievements. Seville had 62.7 percent of ball handling in this match, but Villarreal had better opportunities. The home team had 12 shots, including five on the aim in comparison with zero for Seville. The team also had five corner kicks, but could receive nothing in gate. Both parties have to agree to only one point and will hope for great luck next week.
These are all news for this time. You can watch further news, live broadcasts and La Liga schedule 2016 on the official and partners’ web sites.
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