“Valencia” approaches the return match with “Barcelona” is not in a better mood. On the eve, the “bats” lost a very important match in the example of Madrid “Atletico” 0: 1, which allowed the “matress” to go far ahead in the standings.
It should be noted that this defeat was for the Levantine club already the fourth for five previous official matches. Previously, the wards Marcelino Toral lost in the championship of Spain, except for “Atletico Madrid”, Real Madrid “1: 4 at home and” Las Palmas “1: 2 away. And in the Cup of Spain lost to Barcelona 0: 1.
“Barcelona” in the last round of the Examples was a step away from the first defeat in the national championship. Again, the reason was “Espanyol”, which already spoiled the nerves of the Catalan grandee of the quarter finals of the King’s Cup. In the last match of the championship, “Espanyol” scored first and kept the winning score until the 82nd minute, when Piqué scored an accurate blow. As a result, draw 1: 1. But in the Cup, “Espanyol” won in the quarterfinals at home 1: 0, but “Barca” took a more convincing revenge 2-0.