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  • Deportivo 0-4 Barcelona: Messi superb free-kick, Villa, Iniesta great-strike

    Barcelona performed brilliantly when they travel to Riazor Stadium on Saturday(01/08/2011). Against Deportivo La Coruna, Alzugrana won by a score of steady four goals without reply.

    David Villa scored Barca in the first round. Three other goals generated in the second round through the leg Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta and Pedro Rodriguez.

    With this result the Los Cules firmly on top of La Liga standings with 49 points from 18 matches, five points clear of Real Madrid at the bottom, the new dawn will play against Villarreal. While Supor Depor in 12th position with 21 points.

    The game

    Having trouble unpacking Deportivo defense in the early match Barca finally broke the deadlock in the 25th minute.

    Messi breakthrough bait to successfully grasp the Villa penalty box by running a bit wide. Through all the touch, he fired a shot between goalkeeper Daniel Aranzubia feet and sank smoothly into the goal.

    In the 37th minute Abidal to break a successful goalkeeper Eric Aranzubia. But the French player had already been caught offside after receiving feedback from a colleague breakthrough.

    The second round lasted six minutes, Messi double the advantage his team. Free kick from a distance of about 25 yards managed to penetrate the upper right corner and Aranzubia Deportivo goalkeeper saw the ball rolling just stare into his net.

    Ten minutes before the fight was over Andres Iniesta who had the ball in the penalty box before firing a flat that could not be reached Aranzubia.

    Less than a minute and then feeds Iniesta point to the penalty box and was greeted Pedro who then kicked the ball hard into the goal.

    Messi! Acceleration of the front of the penalty box Deportivo managed to penetrate the defense and ended with kicking that can still be held Aranzubia. The hosts had a chance to reduce the situation in injury time if the Adrian kick did not hit the foot of Victor Valdes.

    Team Line-up:

    Deportivo La Coruna:
    Aranzubia; Laure, Colotto, Lopo, Manuel Pablo, Antonio Tomas, Ruben Perez, Juan Dominguez (Alvarez 79 '), Saul (Valeron 55'), Desmarets (Rindaroy 71 '); Adrian.

    Barcelona: Valdes; Adriano, Pique, Puyol, Abidal; Mascherano, Keita, Iniesta (Iniesta 82 '); Messi, Pedro (Thiago 82'), Villa (Bojan 70 ').


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