After the 17 week, Barca Back to Top of Standings
Jakarta – Barcelona reclaim top spot from the hands of Real Madrid after crushing Rayo Vallecano. The Catalans took 17 weeks to get back to the top.
Lionel Messi hat-trick, a brace from Luis Suarez and one other goal of Gerard Pique gave Barcelona a crushing superiority over Vallecano in the Spanish League at Camp Nou on Sunday (03/08/2015) night. 6-1 in the 26th week, lead Barca go top with a stylish, overtaking Real Madrid who lost 0-1 to Athletic Bilbao in the trip the day before.
This is the first time Barca are top of the standings as of 1 November. Made by Luis Enrique’s squad dropped from the top spot (and even slipped to fourth place) after the shocking 0-1 defeat ten weeks when dealing with Celta Vigo. It became the second successive defeat Barca after a week earlier to give up 1-3 in a visit to Madrid.
They back up to the order of two a week later (after beating Almeria 2-1) and continue membayangin El Real afterwards.
Chance to go top actually never dipunya Barcelona. But when Madrid lost, Barca also failed to take advantage of opportunities dipunya. One of them occurred at week 17; when Madrid lost to Valencia, Barca actually participated subject by Real Sociedad.
Exactly 17 weeks or 127 days after the eviction of the first order, Barcelona managed to retake the position. That success was more important because within the next two weeks they will face another Madrid at Camp Nou. El Clasico victory over the second volume that will pave the effort Barca won the La Liga this season.