Today’s La Liga match saw Barcelona hammering Cordoba. Before the game Cordoba was on the 19th position in La Liga with 11 points and Barcelona was second with 35 points from 15 games. It was important game for the both clubs. Cordoba tried not to lose, to sink further down and Barcelona had to win to stay near Real Madrid.
Match just started when Rakitić sent one great pass to Pedro who only needed to stick his leg and score a wonderful goal. Minute was 2′ and Barcelona was already in the lead. Barcelona was a superior squad in the first half, storming at Cordoba’s goal. Cordoba tried its best to stay safe from conceding another goal, and didn’t seem brave enough to attack Barcelona. Cordoba’s best chance was in 19th minute when Nabil Ghilas had a shot from a good position.
Highlights Barcelona vs. Cordoba 20-12-2014 HD English Commentary
The second half didn’t bring some major changes. Barcelona attacked and that paid off. Luis Suarez received a nice ball from Pedro and scored another goal. The minute was 53′. Cordoba didn’t have a clear idea what to do in this game, so Gerard Pique and Lionel Messi used that and scored another two goals. One in the 80th minute by Pique’s header, and a great goal by Messi in the 82th minute when he scored off the post. Lionel Messi was the one who gave Cordoba a final punch, scoring another goal in 90+1′ minute. Fans were very pleased with the game, because they saw lot of attractive soccer and a lot of goals. Barcelona’s goal was to attack from the first minute and Cordoba tried to defend but didn’t manage to. Now Cordoba stayed in 19th place, and Barcelona came near Real Madrid who is only one point ahead, but has one less game. It will be very interesting to see how this season develops further.
Final Scoreline Barcelona vs. Cordoba 20-12-2014
Barcelona 5 : Cordoba 0