A double-header with Sevilla will go some way to defining Barcelona’s season and their forwards made sure they won the league meeting.
Barcelona were on the brink of a Copa del Rey exit but fought back to secure their place in the semi-finals at Granada’s expense.
Barcelona suffered a shock 3-2 Supercopa de Espana final defeat to Athletic Bilbao in a match that saw Lionel Messi sent off late on.
Hosts Athletic Bilbao scored early and late on Wednesday, but Lionel Messi helped Barcelona claim all three points. Inaki Williams made an instant impression on Athletic’s new boss – appointed following the dismissal of Gaizka Garitano – by scoring inside three minutes for the home team on Wednesday.
Ousmane Dembele cancelled out Kike Garcia’s opener as Barcelona, who missed a penalty through Martin Braithwaite, were held by Eibar.
Lionel Messi matched Pele’s haul of 643 goals for one club side with his header against Valencia, and he has now surpassed the Brazil great.
Despite continued speculation over his long-term future, Lionel Messi wants to help Barcelona come through ‘a difficult time’.
Asisat Oshoala has scored her first goal in the Uefa Women’s Champions League this year, ending her 295 minutes drought in the competition for Barcelona.
Paris Saint-Germain forward, Kylian Mbappe, has become the youngest player in Champions League history to reach 20 goals.
Breaking: Josep Maria Bartomeu has resigned as Barcelona president on Tuesday rather than force fans to vote on his future in a vote of no confidence, sources tell @moillorens & @samuelmarsden. (Twitter)