Celta humble Barça and La Liga without the Catalans

Celta Vigo humbled Barça last night at Balaídos by beating the Catalan giants by 4 goals to 1. There wasn’t much Messi and co could do as Celta ran amok and gave Barcelona a lesson in humility. Piqué’s return didn’t go to plan either as the defender committed and awful error which Celta pounced on to make it 2-0 before half time.

Barça loses second La Liga match on the trot

FC Barcelona lost their second La Liga game in a row and the crowd are beginning to get agitated with the manager’s methods. Barça lost at home to Celta Vigo by a goal to nil despite dominating the game and hitting the post on numerous occasions. More

Messi scores and Barca draws in Balaídos

Barcelona gave away two valuable points on Saturday night at the Balaidos stadium in Vigo. The match ended in a 2-2 draw with Tello getting Barca’s first and Messi knocking in the second in which is his 19th consecutive match finding the back of the net. The sky blue shirts of Celta played well and scored two goals to equalise the match via Insa and their captain, Oubiña.

Pinto in action against his old club Celta Vigo today

Jose Manuel Pinto will be called into action against his old club Celta Vigo today at the Estadio Municipal de Balaídos. With regular keeper Victor Valdes banned for four games due to the controversy with the referee at the Santiago Bernabeu, the doors have been opened for the keeper from Cádiz which will spark many memories as Pinto spent 10 years of his career at Celta Vigo.