Monday, March 14, 2011
Barcelona could not beat Sevilla
Barcelona stumbled and left two points on the way to a 1-1 draw in their visit to Sevilla, which allowed Real Madrid to cut the gap to five points for the lead of the Spanish football league. Bojan Krkic forward to Barza and Jesus Navas tied for second time.
The Barca lead the standings with 75 points and Real Madrid has 70 after winning on Saturday 2-0 at Hercules. José Mourinho's team was finally able to deduct points leader, three dates before classic in its Santiago Bernabeu stadium.
Before the match, Brazil's Luis Fabiano rose to leave the field so far was his hobby, and he announced his transfer to Sao Paulo.
The disallowed at 8 minutes a free kick by Messi Sergio Busquets finding that he committed a foul in the barrier.
Bojan came with the ball glued to his boot before leaving the local goalkeeper Javier Varas to advance to Barza at 30 minutes. The striker, who came in place of Pedro Rodriguez, completed a move from Andrés Iniesta and Brazilian Daniel Alves.
Messi tried to increase the lead head at 42 and with a free kick at 44, but the local goalkeeper prevented the Argentine converted.
With the resumption was a tie, in a move that began Alvaro Negredo. This beat and almost no angle Alves sent a cross to head Navas equalized.