Celta de Vigo started the season well but have lost steam in a worrying manner. Another loss 0 - 1 to Almeria yesterday - Friday Night game - with a victory for new Coach Juan Ignacio Martinez (JIM). The winner came in the 16th min through Hemed.
Walk in the park for FC Barcelona with a 5 - 0 win over bottom of the Liga ladder placed Cordoba. One sided affair, & sometime boring game as Cordoba could have stayed home. The goals fell in the following manner:
- Pedro 1st min , 1 - 0
- Suarez 52nd min, 2 - 0
- Pique 74th min , 3 - 0
- Messi 81st min, 4 - 0
- Messi 90th min
Levante hosted Real Sociedad & drew 1 - 1 in the very last moment of play to get a point. The opener came in the 48th min when Canales put the visitors ahead, but a 92 nd min penalty transformed by Ivanschitz saved the day for Levante.
Eibar hosted Valencia CF & made the visitors work hard to pull the 3 points with a 0 - 1 victory. Good team Eibar which has been showing us their Football worth all this season. The winner for Valncia came in the 32nd min through Alcacer.
Exciting & entertaining match between Rayo Vallecano & RCD Espanyol with the latter taking the 3 points. Espanyol won 1 - 3 with 10 men after Stuani was sent off in the 81st min. Espanyol went ahead first with a 5th min Sergio Garcia goal, that Baptistao qualized for Rayo in the 45th min. However, the match went in favour of Espanyol after Lucas Vazquez scored in the 76th min & Sergio Garcia again in the 96th min
More Round 16 Spanish Liga matches tomorrow.