FC Barcelona won again in the league, widening the gap to Real Madrid by 8 points, having played one less game.
FC Barcelona won 2-1 against Real Betis in the 19th round of La Liga in the 2022-2023 season held at Estadio Benito Villamarin in Seville, Spain at 5 am (Korean time) on the 2nd.
As a result, Barcelona recorded 50 points (16 wins, 2 draws, 1 loss), widening the gap with Real Madrid (42 points), who played one less game, to 8 points.
The visiting team, Barcelona, took out a 4-3-3 formation. Pablo Garvey-Roberto Lewandowski-Rafinha aimed to score in the front line, and Fedri-Sergio Busquets-Frankie the Yong took over the midfield. Alejandro Valde, Andreas Christensen, Ronald Arauho, and Jules Kunde formed the back four, and Marc-Andre ter Stegen wore the goalkeeper’s gloves.
The home team, Betis, faced off with a 4-2-3-1 formation. Borja Iglesias was in the forefront, and Sergio Canales, Nabil Fekir, and Luis Henriki were in the second line of attack. 안전놀이터 William Carvalho and Guido Rodriguez filled the midfield, and Abner Vinicius, Luis Philippe, Hermann Pechela and Aitor Ruival formed the back four. The goalkeeper’s gloves were worn by Rui Silva.
The first half ended 0-0 with both teams unable to create any chances.
In the third minute of the second half, Barcelona had a chance. In front of Betis’ penalty box, Rafinha attempted a left-footed shot, but the defense blocked it.
Barcelona scored the first goal. In the 20th minute of the second half, Baldet entered the penalty box with a bold dribble and fired a low cross, and Rafinha scored without a mistake.
In the 35th minute of the second half, Barcelona widened the gap. A corner kick from the right passed to Lewandowski, who was waiting in the box, and Lewandowski calmly fired a right-footed shot into the net.
Betis was not alone in suffering. In the 40th minute of the second half, Kunde scored an own goal while blocking a cross from the right flank.
After that, Barcelona did not lose concentration and eventually Barcelona won 2-1.