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Getafe have overwhelmed Barcelona for the primary time since 2011, and are effectively well worth the win.
With leaders Actual Madrid suffering a shock home defeat to Cádiz earlier this night, three factors for Barça would have seen Ronald Koeman’s males leapfrog their arch rivals on aim distinction, every week forward of the primary Clásico of the season.
Nevertheless, they have been made to rue Antoine Griezmann’s evident first-half miss as Jaime Mata’s 56th-minute penalty gave the hosts a long-awaited victory over the Catalans.
As a substitute of Barça, subsequently, it’s Getafe who draw stage on factors with Madrid on the prime of the desk – and, in fact, they could have ended up profitable by a better margin.
Cucho Hernández twice had main alternatives to double Los Azulones’ lead late on, however despatched one in opposition to the crossbar – by way of an important contact by Neto – earlier than firing over when clear by on the Barça goalkeeper.
Against this, Barça struggled to create clear-cut probabilities and – a Djené near-own aim apart – not often significantly threatened to get well from Mata’s opener.
That is all from me – thanks for studying!