Treble winners FC Barcelona took on SD Eibar at the Camp Nou today and ran off 3-1 victorious in a heated and thrilling encounter full of chances for both the teams. Luis Suarez took home the match ball as his hat trick was decisive in killing off the game. Barcelona hold on to their second spot tied with league leaders Real Madrid, ahead of them on goal difference. Here are our five talking points from the game.
- Defense continues to leak goals for the Blaugranas
Luis Enrique needs to bring back the tactics he used last year with the back four again as Barca are making new records in conceding goals now. Again, they conceded the first goal of the game mounting extra pressure on their shoulders as they needed two to win now. Pique and Alves might get benched once Vermaelen and Aleix Vidal return because these two players especially the latter has been making a lot of costly mistakes for the Catalans in the recent days.