Barcelona returned to winning ways in the Spanish top flight, La Liga, after two straight draws (the football news). So, in La Liga football results, Barcelona finally win, 3-0 over Levante this time, at home, at Camp Nou.
Barcelona cruised to a 3-0 win over Levante on Sunday afternoon. The hosts secured a 3-0 victory, closing the gap on La Liga leaders Real Madrid to five points.
La Liga Football Results – Barcelona Finally Win, 3-0 over Levante
Memphis Depay was active for Barcelona from the start, winning a penalty after an opponent tripped him in the box.
The Dutchman dusted himself off to step up and convert the penalty himself, giving the Blaugrana an early lead.
Barcelona then doubled their lead by 2-0 after 13 minutes when Sergino Dest entered the play. He rolled the ball towards an unmarked Luuk de Jong, who scored his first Barça goal of this season.
Soon after, Gerard Pique had a great chance to make it three goals for Barcelona. But he missed the target on the volley, and the Blaugrana went into the break with a two-goal lead.
Barcelona dominated the game for the entire 90 minutes, denying Levante a shot on goal until the final 10 minutes.
The biggest cheer of the second half came on 81 minutes, when Ansu Fati made his long-awaited comeback from injury.
Donning the famous number 10 jersey, the 18-year-old made his comeback with a brilliant goal.
He cut onto his right foot and buried a shot into the near post. To celebrate he charged into the stands to celebrate with his group.
Barcelona 3 – 0 Levante
Goals: 1 – 0 Depay 6, 2 – 0 de Jong 14, 3 – 0 Fati 90+1
Bookings: Gavi; Postigo, Pepelu, Clerc
Barcelona: ter Stegen, Dest, Garcia, Pique, Mingueza, Gavi, Busquets, Nico, Depay, De Jong, Coutinho
Substitutions: Puig, Fati, Lenglet, Demir, Araujo
Levante: Fernandez, Miramon, Postigo, Mustafi, Clerc, Melero, Radoja, Pepelu, de Frutos, Marti, Gomez
Substitutions: Cantero, Morales, Rober Pier, Vukcevic, Martinez