Celta Vigo 4-3 Barcelona as A Thrilling game made Celta securing a nervy win over Barcelona, Barcelona travel to Estadio Municipal de Balaídos as the took on Celta Vigo for a important away game and with a chance to go top of the table with a win. But Celta Vigo had other ideas as they put not one, not two three past Barcelona in incredible first half. Pione Sisto opened the scoring and shaky Barcelona defense was exposed while former Liverpool player Iago Aspas made it 2-0 before Jeremy Mathieu’s own goal put Barcelona in deep trouble.
Iago Aspas celebrates scoring Celta Vigo’s second goal in victory over Barcelona as Barcelona blew the chance to go top of La Liga as they were stunned by a sparkling Celta Vigo at the Balaidos. Iago Aspas inspired the hosts into a 3-0 lead at the break, setting up Pione Sisto’s opener, scoring a fine second and forcing Jeremy Mathieu’s own goal. Barcelona fought back through Gerard Pique’s header and Neymar’s penalty, only for Marc-Andre ter Stegen’s awful error to hand Celta their fourth goal. Pique scored a second header late on but Celta held on for a thrilling win. Without the injured Lionel Messi, Barcelona looked bereft of ideas at times as they failed to take the chance to go top following Real Madrid’s earlier draw with Eibar,instead remaining in fourth.
Celta Vigo 4 – 3 Barcelona Spanish La Liga Match Highlights
- 22′ 1 – 0 Pione Sisto scored in 22nd minute to give Celta a surprise lead but it was not a surprise minutes later as Celta put themselves in commanding position.
- 31′ 2 – 0 Iago Aspas made it 2-0 at half hour mark as Barcelona were left shell shocked.
- 33′ 3 – 0 Jeremy Mathieu own goal pilled more misery on Messi less barcelona.
58′ 3 – 1 Gerard Pique scored a header goal.
64′ 3 – 2 Neymar scored a penalty.
77′ 4 – 2 Pablo Hernandez, only for Marc-Andre ter Stegen’s awful error to hand Celta their fourth goal.
87′ 4 – 3 Gerard Pique scored a another header late on but Celta held on for a thrilling win.
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