Champions Barcelona defeated a hounded Villarreal side to win 2-0 at home on Sunday, with objectives from stalwart safeguard Gerard Pique and youth Carles Alena, to temporarily come back to the highest point of La Liga.
The triumph expanded Barcelona’s unbeaten streak against Villarreal in all rivalries to 21 diversions (16-0-5), with their last misfortune against the Yellow Submarine coming in March 2008
Arouse headed the Catalans in front in the 36th moment, associating with a cross from the vivacious Ousmane Dembele who created another unequivocal showcase subsequent to scoring Barca’s late equalizer against Atletico Madrid a week ago.
Villarreal are floating over the assignment zone, however they created an outstanding showcase and almost led the pack when Gerard Moreno seized on a misunderstanding between goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen and safeguard Clement Lenglet yet was capable just to strike the outside of the close post.
Homegrown midfielder Alena, 20, fell off the seat to score his first class objective for Barca in the 87th moment and seal the win, hustling on to a through ball from Lionel Messi and creating a sure wrap up.
Barca lead the standings with 28 points after 14 amusements, while Sevilla are second on 26 and can retake top spot on the off chance that they beat Alaves later on Sunday.