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Barcelona survive Leganes scare after VAR-awarded late winner

November 27, 2019

Leganes vs Barcelona
Spanish La Liga
12:00pm Saturday November

Butarque
(Att: 12110)

Barcelona came from behind to snatch a 2-1 victory at Leganes as Arturo Vidal struck a scrappy winner which was awarded following a VAR review.
The rock-bottom hosts had taken the lead in coach Javier Aguirres first home match in charge due to some strike.
Leganes spurned two chances to expand his advantage but Barca levelled in the 52nd minute when Luis Suarez glanced in Lionel Messis free-kick.
Barca were unconvincing away from home but won the match thanks to a fortunate goal from Vidal.
If he pumped in from close selection, the Chilean midfielder was in a transparent position but a VAR review ruled him on as the ball had bounced off Leganes Ruben Perez.
Barca temporarily extend their lead on peak of the table by three factors, when they host Real Sociedad in the future 32, though Real Madrid can go flat.
Barca face rivals Atletico Madrid from house and will need to do so without influential midfielder Sergio Busquets, whos suspended after picking up a yellow card of the campaign.

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