There are a lot of amazing and stunning goals in football history but there are 6 goals that were a class apart from others. They were simply sensational. Here, they are named in no particular order: Messi vs Getafe 2007 - A 19-year-old Messi gets the ball in his half, dribbles into the opposition box, and scores with his ‘weak’ right foot.
Three matches were played in the Spanish La Liga today as some teams in the competition performed brilliantly to come out victorious in their various matches. Atletico Madrid and Getafe kicked off action in the Spanish La Liga today as they faced each other at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez Stadium.
The first game that was played in the Laliga competition yesterday, was between FC Barcelona and Getafe. Barcelona who drew last match against Atlectico Bilbao, returned to winning ways yesterday as they narrowly defeated Getafe by 2 goals to one, all thanks to Memphis Depay who scored the winning goal for Barcelona yesterday.
Barcelona tasted victory once again with the win over Getafe on Sunday, as Sergi Roberto and Memphis Depay get on the score sheet to clinch a vital three points, a victory that pushed Barcelona to the 4th spot in the league table. Barcelona started well and was in front with a brilliant team goal.
There are a lot of problems at Barcelona, but one of the most glaring weaknesses right now is defense. They have made nine appearances so far in 2021/22 and conceded 13 goals, including two more in Saturday night's 2-0 loss to Atletico Madrid. Their defense is like a sieve, with talented teams able to force their way through the Blaugrana's backline too easily.
Apparently, the Blaugranas continue to adjust to life without Lionel Messi, as they keep dazzling amazingly in LaLiga this season. Barcelona defeated Getafe 2-1 yesterday, and almost all the players performed with a high level of winning spirit, particularly when they are trying not to feel the Argentine's absence in the squad.
There are always players that fans look up to but fail to deliver expectations. Players that have the potential and talent to blossom in a team, but due to one issue or the other are unable to meet such expectations. Here are some Barcelona players that need to step up their performance this season:
FC Barcelona secured a victory at home to Getafe in a game in which Antoine Griezmann was again one of the worst players of the team coached by Dutch coach Ronald Koeman. This situation has become common in recent times and that seems to have completely tempered with the patience of the great majority of the Barcelona team fans.
Another round of football games to be played today, as we see week days football return back to leagues. We witnessed some games played yesterday, but those happened to be the last round of fixtures for that particular game week. Well, the English premier league would be starting the third round of the EFL cup today, with a lot of interesting games to look forward to, while in order leagues, like the La Liga, Serie A, and the Dutch Eredivise will be starting a new game week.
La Liga football continued today as the first fixture of the competition saw Atletico Madrid travel to face Getafe at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez on Tuesday evening. The Royblancos were looking to return to winning ways in the competition by defeating Getafe in today's blockbuster encounter. After 45 minutes of intense football action in the first half of the match, Getafe finally broke the deadlock as Stefan Mitrovic found the back of the net with a fine effort to make the scoreline 1-0 at half-time.
When Getafe hosts Atletico Madrid in the fifth round of La Liga fixtures, they will be looking for their first win of the season. They have yet to earn a point this season and are now ranked 19th in the league. Meanwhile, after a 2-2 draw with Athletic Bilbao on Saturday, Atletico Madrid grabbed temporary control of the table with 11 points.
Yesterday, Barca squeezed out a 2-1 win against Getafe at the Nou Camp. Though Barca earned maximum points, many Barca fans weren't with the overall performance of the team. Photo credit: Barcelona Live In this article, SportsBlitz.ng evaluates some of the players' performances in the game.
Barcelona will meet Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday, their first encounter following the international break. Due to the late arrival of some of their players, the Catalan side's La Liga encounter this past weekend was postponed. The Blaugrana last played on August 29, when they defeated Getafe 2-1 in La Liga.
While we expect Atletico Madrid to win this game, we also expect to see a solid effort from Getafe who will put up a fight to try and avoid relegation. Getafe avoided relegation by four points last season. Hoping that they would start this season with a comfortable finish, they had a disappointing start.
Today is indeed a bad day for some of the top clubs in Europe. Paris Saint German lost for the first time in the French league this season and this was against Stade Rennes. Paris Saint German had the best team but failed to score a goal against Rennes on Sunday.
After Getafe was reduced to ten men, Atletico Madrid's Luis Suarez scored two late goals to give the La Liga champions a 2-1 victory. With the win on Tuesday, Atletico Madrid moved to the top of the table with 14 points from six games, while Getafe is at the bottom with no points.
Barcelona once again savored victory with the victory over Getafe on Sunday, but the team cannot hide that they have suffered in each of their games this season. The team has conceded a goal in each of its first three games and even Getafe and Athletic Club recorded more shots than the Blaugrana.
Luis Suarez scored two late goals as La Liga Champions Atletico Madrid came from behind to defeat 10-men Getafe in La Liga at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez Stadium this week. The Uruguayan International came to fore and showed why he is still clinical attacker in Europe after scoring a brace in the last 12 as Atletico Madrid beat Getafe 2-1 to remain unbeaten in the League and are currently second on the La Liga league table, two points behind league leaders Real Madrid.
La Liga features: Rayo Vallecano will battle Getafe in the early kick-off game of the day at 1:00 pm at the Estadio de Vallecas stadium. Getafe go into this game hoping to get their first point of the season as they are 19th on the table after losing their opening four matches.
It was a dramatic football match at the Mestalla Stadium as Real Madrid scored late to earn an epic 2-1 come-from-behind victory against Valencia. The new Valencia coach is known for constructing physical football teams, with his Getafe side regularly topping the charts for most fouls and bookings.