Barcelona fixtures remaining in La Liga 2020

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Barcelona remaining matches 2020

    • Mallorca vs Barcelona (Sat, 13th June 2020)
    • Barcelona vs Leganes ( Tue, 16th June 2020)
    • Sevilla vs Barcelona ( Sun,21st June 2020)
    • Barcelona vs Athletic Club ( Wed, 24th June 2020)
    • Celta Vigo vs Barcelona ( Sun, 28th June 2020)
    • Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid ( Wed, 1st July 2020)
    • Villarreal vs Barcelona ( Sun, 5th July 2020)
    • Barcelona vs Espanyol ( Wed, 8th July 2020)
    • Valladolid vs Barcelona ( Sun, 12th July 2020)
    • Barcelona vs Osasuna ( Wed, 15th July 2020)
    • Alaves vs Barcelona ( Sun, 19th July 2020)

In the top 5 leagues, La Liga has seen one of the tightest title race this season. With Barcelona and Real Madrid interchanging positions at the top, every game from the restart is going to be crucial. Barca currently features a 2-point lead with Real Madrid on the league table. So every game of the remaining eleven is like a final. So it essential for Barca to keep winning. Even a draw somewhere might cause their perpetual rivals to surpass them.

A brief analysis of Barcelona remaining matches in La Liga

Mallorca vs Barcelona

Mallorca vs Barcelona

The first game after restart will always be quite tricky. With both teams a bit rusty after the break, it’s a top-quality battle than a form battle. The last match between the two at the Camp Nou ended 5–2, with Messi bagging a hat-trick. With Mallorca struggling in the relegation zone, it would’ve been a regular win for Barcelona in normal circumstances. But under these strange circumstances with very less match practice, it is an open game.

Last five Games result

08/12/19  Barcelona 5 – Mallorca 2
07/04/13  Barcelona 5 – Mallorca 0
11/11/12  Mallorca 2 -Barcelona 4
24/03/12  Mallorca 0 -Barcelona 2
29/10/11  Barcelona 5 – Mallorca 0

Barcelona vs Leganes

Barcelona vs Leganes

Barcelona will host Leganes in their first home game after the break, but not much of home advantage with empty stands. In the Bundesliga, home advantage has been very minimal after the restart. Only on some occasions, the home team has won convincingly in the last few matchdays. However, the large pitch and the low-cut grass at the Camp Nou will be a valuable asset for Barcelona with their style of play. Leganes is one more team that struggling at the bottom of the table, so the 1st two games for Barca are relatively easier.

Last five Games result

30/01/20  Barcelona 5 – Leganes 0
23/11/19  Leganes 1 – Barcelona 2
21/01/19  Barcelona 3 – Leganes 1
26/09/18  Leganes 2 – Barcelona 1
08/04/18 Barcelona 3 – Leganes 1

Sevilla vs Barcelona

Sevilla vs Barcelona

Sevilla is one of the challenging teams in La Liga in their home condition. But, with the fan support out of the image, it will be like other games. Sevilla has been in excellent form this season, showing off their aesthetic football under Lopetegui. They are 3rd in the table with 47 points. After 2 relatively easy matches, this match will be the wake-up call for the Barcelona squad. Sevilla wouldn’t want to draw or lose at their home, because it very few points separating them from Champions League spot.

Last five Games result

07/10/19  Barcelona 4 – Sevilla 0
23/02/19  Sevilla 2 – Barcelona 4
31/01/19  Barcelona 6 – Sevilla 1
24/01/19  Sevilla 2 – Barcelona 0
21/10/18 Barcelona 4 – Sevilla 2

Barcelona vs Athletic Club

Barcelona vs Athletic Club

The 0-1 loss in the opening match is still fresh in Barca’s memories as Aduriz came off the bench to score a stunner. The Bilbao no-nonsense approach to the game has always hindered Barca’s style of play. The intense physical battle will test the fitness and competitive spirit of the whole squad.

Last five Games result

07/02/20  Athletic Club 1 – Barcelona 0
17/08/19  Athletic Club 1 – Barcelona 0
11/02/19  Athletic Club 0 – Barcelona 0
29/09/18 Barcelona 1 – Athletic Club 1
18/03/18 Barcelona 2 – Athletic Club 0

Celta Vigo vs Barcelona

Celta Vigo vs Barcelona

Celta Vigo has been struggling in the league form the last 1.5 years. They barely stayed up last season, and now are 17th in the league. They changed their gaffer mid-season, with Oscar Garcia, taking over the team. The former Barca player’s 1st game in charge was with the Catalans as they lost 4–1 despite playing surprisingly well. Despite their position in the table, they’re a team with quality and ability to surprise the opposition.

Last five Games result

10/11/19  Barcelona 4 – Celta Vigo 1
05/05/19  Celta Vigo 2 – Barcelona 0
22/12/18  Barcelona 2 – Celta Vigo 0
18/04/18  Celta Vigo 2 – Barcelona 2
12/01/18 Barcelona 5 – Celta Vigo 0

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid

The most challenging of the remaining matches for Barcelona. Atletico Madrid hasn’t been at their best this season, amidst plenty of transfer activity and change in the dressing room. Nevertheless, they have been working towards turning the plot as they beat European champions, Liverpool, both home and away. When set, the Atletico is a tough team to break down. Barcelona must come into this game with their best-attacking set-up, to get the much-needed three points.

Last five Games result

10/01/20  Barcelona 2 – Atletico Madrid 3
02/12/19  Atletico Madrid 0 – Barcelona 1
07/04/19  Barcelona 2 – Atletico Madrid 0
25/11/18  Atletico Madrid 1 – Barcelona 1
04/03/18 Barcelona 1 – Atletico Madrid 0

Villarreal vs Barcelona

Villarreal vs Barcelona

Villarreal is an intriguing side who can spring a surprise anytime. With Santi Cazorla working his magic in the middle, they have been in the hunt for the European spots this season. Players like Paco Alcacer, Samuel Chukwueze, and Gerard Moreno can cause problems to the Barca defense. It will be a close encounter considering the quality of youth and experience the team posses.

Last five Games result

25/09/19  Barcelona 2 – Villarreal 1
03/04/19  Villarreal 4 – Barcelona 4
02/12/18  Barcelona 2 – Villarreal 0
09/05/18  Barcelona 5 – Villarreal 1
11/12/17 Villarreal 0 – Barcelona 2

Barcelona vs Espanyol

Barcelona vs Espanyol

The season’s 2nd derby comes in the closing stages of the campaign. With the 2 teams having drastically contrasting seasons, the reasonable judgment would be a Barcelona win. Notwithstanding, predicting derbies based on results and form would not be appropriate in football. In the last match, Espanyol held Barcelona for a draw in a frustrating match for the away side, despite Barca coming into the game as clear favorites. Yet, at the Camp Nou, Barcelona has been comfortable handling with their sour neighbors.

Last five Games result

05/01/20  Espanyol 2 – Barcelona 2
30/03/19  Barcelona 2 – Espanyol 0
09/12/18  Espanyol 0 – Barcelona 4
07/03/18  Barcelona 4 – Espanyol 2
04/02/18 Espanyol 1 – Barcelona 1

Valladolid vs Barcelona

Valladolid vs Barcelona

Barcelona will have familiar faces when they meet Valladolid defense in the form of Masip and Sandro Ramirez. Despite letting 5 goals past him in the Last match, Jordy Masip impressed and has been doing so in the campaign. With key figures like Salisu, Enes Unal, and Sergi Guardiola, plus future Barca player Matheus Fernandes, Valladolid could put on a legitimate fight.

Last five Games result

30/10/19  Barcelona 5 – Valladolid 1
17/02/19  Barcelona 1 – Valladolid 0
26/08/18  Valladolid 0 – Barcelona 1
08/03/14  Valladolid 1 – Barcelona 0
06/10/13 Barcelona 4 – Valladolid 1

Barcelona vs Osasuna

Barcelona vs Osasuna

In the penultimate match of the season, Barcelona faces mid-table side Osasuna at home. In the Last match 2-2, Barca drew the game after a comeback with an inspiring performance from Arthur Melo. If the title race is not already over by then, it would be an enthralling contest at the Camp Nou.

Last five Games result

31/08/19  Osasuna 2 – Barcelona 2
26/04/17  Barcelona 7 – Osasuna 1
10/12/16  Osasuna 0 – Barcelona 3
16/03/14  Barcelona 7 – Osasuna 0
19/10/13 Osasuna 0 – Barcelona 0

Alaves vs Barcelona

Alaves vs Barcelona

Barcelona plays away from home in the last matches of the season. If the title race is still prevailing by this time, then the competition would be notably exciting. It has been long since the title race dragged to the last matchday. Barcelona has been liable to difficulties while facing Alaves in the previous seasons. The current season has not been the best for the Alaves.

Last five Games result

21/12/19  Barcelona 4 – Alaves 1
24/04/19  Alaves 0 – Barcelona 2
19/08/18  Barcelona 3 – Alaves 0
29/01/18  Barcelona 2 – Alaves 1
26/08/17 Alaves 0 – Barcelona 2

Barcelona can use their first few matches to get back their rhythm. And get back to full intensity for the demanding games..

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