Barcelona survives three penalties, moves back into second place in La Liga
Not even conceding three penalty kicks was enough to stop Barcelona’s impressive run.
with substitute Luuk de Jong scoring in stoppage time after the Catalan club had conceded three penalties in the second half
The win extended Barcelona’s unbeaten run to 15 matches in all competitions and moved the team back into second place in the league
Barcelona is 12 points behind leader Real Madrid with a game in hand. Madrid beat Getafe 2-0 on Saturday.
“It will be hard to contend for the title because Madrid isn’t making many mistakes,” Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez said.