Keep gas, Barca!
Elche – Barcelona was speeding past. However, given the course of the season is still long, Barca were asked not to release the gas pedal first.
Martinez Valero Stadium, Sunday (25/01/2015) pm dawn, Barca won 6-0 victory over host Elche. The win at least make them keep the rivalry with Real Madrid in the standings.
Barca is now in second place collecting 47 points, one point behind behind Madrid. However, Madrid have played 19 times, while Barca has been played 20 times.
Barca defender, Marc Bartra, believes that Madrid will stumble. Therefore, he asked his team to continue to step on the gas.
“Our performance is good-good. We want to continue like this and can not relax yet,” said Bartra as reported by Football Espana.
“Madrid will soon collapse, but we should focus on ourselves. If we do that, we’ll be fine,” he continued.
Bartra refers to Madrid won 2-1 victory over Cordoba. In the game, Madrid left earlier. Ensured their victory on penalties Gareth Bale in the final minutes of the game.
Barca incised six wins in the last six games in all competitions. In the six games, Barca scored 23 goals and conceded just one goal.
Furthermore, Barca will face Atletico Madrid in the second leg of the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey. At the first meeting last week at the Camp Nou, Barça won 1-0.
After Atletico, respectively Barca will face Villarreal (cage), Athletic Bilbao (away), Levante (cage), and Malaga (cage).
After facing Malaga, Barca will face Manchester City in the first leg of the Champions League knock-out phase.