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Griezmann shines in Barca’s victory over gritty Getafe

Barcelona’s Antoine Griezmann (left) kicks the ball during their Spanish League match against Getafe CF on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
A smooth Antoine Griezmann strike set Barcelona on their way against Getafe in La Liga on Saturday before they endure a late assault from the dirty guests to win 2-1.

The outcome leaves Barcelona trailing on objective distinction on La Liga before pioneers Real Madrid's Sunday home game with Celta Vigo.

In a truly captivating game, Barca star Jordi Alba limped off in the main half.

Alba, the club tweeted after the game, "is experiencing a correct adductor muscle damage and will experience further tests."

The Catalan goliaths have a Champions League last-16 game away to Napoli on Tuesday.

Barcelona advances Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele are both out with long haul wounds.

Bolstered by an astonishing through ball from Lionel Messi, Griezmann's completion was flawless as he cut the ball over onrushing goalkeeper David Soria on 33 minutes.

Sergi Roberto then multiplied the scores six minutes after the fact, terminating into the base corner from a cross by Alba's substitution Junior Firpo.

Be that as it may, a late assembly from Getafe, third in La Liga after four straight successes without yielding an objective, gave Barca an alarm.

Getafe, playing in their dayglo yellow away strip, regularly quieted the 80,409 fans at the Camp Nou.

Their immediate methodology yielded an objective when Angel Rodriguez scored with an amazing volley on 66 minutes.

Rodriguez came quite close to pulling Getafe level on 73 minutes starting a goalmouth scramble. Goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen scooped the ball off the line.

Barcelona clung on before Griezmann and Messi both went close with late endeavors.

Allan Nyom thought he had put Getafe ahead on 25 minutes when he slammed home a bounce back. A VAR audit, be that as it may, made a decision about he had fouled Samuel Umtiti.

Mallorca moved out of the assignments puts as Cucho Hernandez scored the objective in a 1-0 home triumph over Alaves.

In the mean time, the La Liga derby in Eibar on Sunday has been canceled due to poor air quality after an avalanche into a close by refuse dump.

Basque equals Real Sociedad were because of make the short excursion to Eibar, a mechanical town in a tight valley, for a 1500 nearby time kick-off.

The Basque provincial wellbeing office had suggested that sports be stayed away from in the zone after a rockslide on 6 February into the Zaldibar junk dump, around eight kilometers from Eibar's Ipurua arena.

Genuine Sociedad discharged a short proclamation saying that in line with La Liga and the Spanish football alliance the two clubs had "conformed to the choice not to proceed with the match that the two groups were because of play at Ipurua tomorrow".

Two workers of the organization which deals with the site are as yet absent.

The clubs didn't report another date for the derby between the main two clubs from the area of the Guipuzcoa in the top divisionin the Laegue.

Prior, Atletico Madrid were twice pegged back in Friday's 2-2 attract at Valencia to keep Diego Simeone's side in fourth in La Liga in front of Liverpool's visit one week from now.

Atletico have the runaway Premier League pioneers at the Wanda Metropolitano in the Champions League keep going 16 first leg on Tuesday.

Twenty four hours after the fact Valencia are in Italy to take on Atalanta in Milan.

Atletico's Real Madrid enroll Marcos Llorente right-footed the guests' into an early lead before a short proximity header from Gabriel Paulista got Valencia back level five minutes before the break.

After three minutes Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey had Atletico back in front just for Geoffrey Kondogbia to procure Valencia a portion of the focuses off a set piece after the restart.

This was Atletico's tenth impasse of the period and it left them on 40 focuses, with Valencia in 6th, two focuses untied.

"We're on the correct way. It was a significant match with loads of objective scoring chances for the two sides," remarked Simeone,

La Liga advantageously presented the game to Friday with their Champions League rivals both playing class coordinates on Saturday.

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