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Barcelona Displaces Real Madrid in the Laliga Table After Beating Villareal 2-1

Barcelona thrashed 10-men Villareal 2-1 at Ceramaca Stadium to claim 3 vital points as the Laliga title race intensifies. Barcelona opened the scoring in the 29th minute through Griezmann just 3 minutes after Villareal 26th minute Chukwueze goal. Barcelona rallied up for a winner which came in the 35th minute through Antonie Griezmann to seal 3 important points. Barcelona have now won 22 matches & drawn 5 games this season in 32 Laliga fixtures. Barcelona have now scored 76 Laliga goals & conceded 29 goas hence have the highest goal difference of +47 goals in the division. After the 2-1 victory Barcelona have displaced Real Madrid in position 2 with 71 points while Villareal dropped to position 7 in Laliga table with 49 points.

Real Madrid were held by Real Betis to a goalless draw at home to lose their grip on Laliga title race. Real Madrid have won 21 matches & drawn 8 games in their 33 played Laliga fixtures this season. The Los Blancos have scored 56 goals & conceded 24 goals to settle for a +32 goal difference. After the 0-0 draw, Real Madrid dropped to position 3 with 71 points while Real Betis climbed up to position 6 in Laliga table standings with 50 points.

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