Real Betis were deserving victors of a thrilling contest at the Benito Villamarin where two galling Real Madrid errors cost them their place at the top of La Liga, with Barcelona now two points clear.
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Barcelona had Lionel Messi to thank once more after his hat-trick of assists helped the La Liga champions battle to a 3-2 win over Real Betis. Betis were awarded a penalty inside the opening five.For all of the team news and statistics, including injuries and suspensions, probable line-ups and predictions with facts and odds, read our detailed LaLiga match preview of Real Betis vs Barcelona.Real Betis vs Barcelona: live updates Five goals, a penalty, 10 yellows cards, two sendings off and three assists from Messi, it was yet another eventful meeting between Real Betis and FC Barcelona.
Messi put on an assist clinic against Betis. (AP pic) SEVILLE: Lionel Messi produced a hattrick of assists as Barcelona pulled off a gutsy 3-2 win away to Real Betis in La Liga on Sunday after.
Barca beat Betis to keep pace with Real Madrid Madrid’s 4-1 win at Osasuna earlier on Sunday put pressure on Barca to respond, only for Betis to twice lead at the Benito Villamarin through a.
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Barca coach Quique Setien was making his first appearance back at Betis since being sacked by the Seville club last May and desperately needed a victory after Real had beaten Osasuna 4-1 earlier.
But Barca, playing with a 4-4-2 formation in the absence of the injured Ousmane Dembele, were pressing high up the pitch and the Catalans won a free-kick just outside the Betis box after 18 minutes.
Barca's previous home league defeat came on 10 September 2016, when they lost 2-1 to Alaves. Betis had lost on their past eight visits to the Nou Camp and had not won there for more than 20 years.
Spanish La Liga match Real Betis vs Barcelona 09.02.2020. Preview and stats followed by live commentary, video highlights and match report.
Real Betis 2, Barcelona 2. Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Lionel Messi following a set piece situation.
Loren Moron has signed a new four-year deal with Real Betis just a few months after he came close to a move to Barcelona. The 26-year-old forward, who was given his first-team debut by Barca coach.
Lionel Messi grabbed a hat-trick of assists as Barcelona ended a tumultuous week with a pulsating 3-2 LaLiga win over Real Betis at the Benito Villamarin on Sunday.