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  • Espanyol 1-5 Barcelona: Pedro, Villa double, Osvaldo great-strike

    Barcelona won the Catalan derby first volume in La Liga this season. In Espanyol's headquarters, Azulgrana beat the host 5-1. For Los Periquitos, this is the first time they lost at home in La Liga this season.

    Two goals from Pedro, two from David Villa and Xavi Hernandez donations thrilling one wicket Espanyol in a match that took place at Estadio Cornella-El Prat, Saturday (12/18/2010) . Meanwhile, the host is only able to reply only once by Pablo Daniel Osvaldo.

    This is the first time losing at home to Espanyol in La Liga this season. While the goal is the first Osvaldo nesting in Barca goalkeeper after the four previous party in La Liga team "blue-red" clean sheet record.

    This victory makes winter champions Barcelona by bagging 43 points, five points ahead of their nearest rivals Real Madrid. While Espanyol remains at number four with 28 points.

    Although hot derby atmosphere and the fight lasted hard, but Espanyol fans appreciate when Barca midfielder Andres Iniesta was pulled out. This occurs because Iniesta is a friend of the late Daniel Jarque of Espanyol player during his lifetime.

    The game

    Espanyol launched a threat in the second minute match. Pablo Osvaldo kick from the right in the penalty box can still be secured Victor Valdes

    Busquets! Three minutes of the game running, kick salto Barcelona midfielder is still on the side Espanyol goalkeeper.

    Entering the ninth minute, the visitors have the opportunity through Lionel Messi. The Barcelona playmaker could kick pushed over Idriss Kameni.

    A minute later, Messi throw ripe opportunity. Barca attack preceded by Dani Alves who dribbled to the penalty box. Kameni then advanced to close the space for Alves. Then the Brazilian defender pass to Messi. But Argentina's execution was actually soaring.

    Barcelona opened the scoring the 19th minute through Pedro. Receiving feedback breakthrough from Lionel Messi, Pedro managed to win a contest run by two players who escorted him Espanyol. Spain's young players then kick off a flat which failed to stop Kameni.

    Two minutes later, the business Espanyol Luis Garcia's free kick can still be arrested Victor Valdes.

    Azulgrana add to pot a goal in the 30th minute through Xavi Hernandez. Bait Messi Xavi accepted that there is on the right. Next Xavi pass to the middle. Dani Alves is ready to welcome the bait just lost my balance and the ball bounced off and then back to Xavi.

    Spain national player then fired a shot from a narrow angle which nest in the host's goal for the second time.

    Espanyol got a golden opportunity the 34th minute. Bait Luis Garcia received by Jose Maria Callejon. After controlling the ball for a moment, he then opened fire. But businesses can still be ignored atersebut Victor Valdes.

    Three minutes of the second half underway, Barca has an opportunity ripe. Operands accepted Pedro Andres Iniesta. Furthermore, Pedro ran slicing through the left side in a position without the Guard.

    Pedro then send the bait to the middle to Lionel Messi. But the ball can be cut by Didac.

    Shortly thereafter, kick from outside the penalty box that was released Andres Iniesta was denied nisa Kameni.

    Goal! Barca a 3-0 lead when stepping on one-hour match. Back Pedro who listed his name on the scoreboard. This goal came from Messi who pushed over a flat kick Kameni. Pedro managed to precede Kameni in an effort to fight the ball bounce and Barca players had scored 17 numbered balls into the goal Los Periquitos.

    Pedro almost scored a hat-trick a minute later. However, after the complete execution of cooperation with Iniesta still be defeated Kameni.

    Espanyol minimize lag in the 62nd minute. Pablo Osvaldo who managed to break through right away. Won a contest run by Carles Puyol, Osvaldo then opened fire into the far post which Valdes failed dammed.

    Osvaldo almost scored his second goal in the 70th minute. But this time his efforts can be stopped by Valdes.

    A quarter of an hour into the dispersal, the score became 4-1 to Barcelona. Packed fourth goal by David Villa. Starting breakthrough bait Messi, Villa who escaped from Espanyol player dribbled into the penalty box opponents and end the action with a failed execution prevented Kameni.

    Villa! Six minutes into the long whistle El Guaje add to his goal pot so as to bring Barca winning 5-1. This goal came from Xavi bait to the Villa. Then the Spanish national striker kicks off the nest in goalkeeper Kameni. Villa goal is to be the last who was born in this fight.

    Although hot derby atmosphere and the fight lasted hard, but Espanyol fans appreciate when Andres Iniesta was pulled out. This occurs because Iniesta is a friend of the late Daniel Jarque of Espanyol player during his lifetime.

    Team Line-up:

    Espanyol: Kameni; Forlin, Ruiz, Didac (David Garcia 81 '), Torres (Amat 64'), Baena, Marquez, Verdu, Callejon, Luis Garcia (Datolo 62 '), Osvaldo

    Victor Valdes, Pique, Puyol, Abidal, Daniel Alves, Busquets (Mascherano 78 '), Iniesta (Keita 85'), Xavi, Pedro (Bojan 87 '), Villa, Messi


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