The gloomy atmosphere that has enveloped Barcelona in recent weeks seems to fade after a 3-0 win over Levante. This match welcomes the perfect return of Ansu Fati with a goal after only 10 minutes on the field.
Hard to believe, Ronald Koeman’s side are now off to a better start in La Liga than last season, when they still had Lionel Messi in their squad. Barcelona have won 12 points from their opening six La Liga games, while last season they had eight points from the same number of games.
Barcelona are doing better than themselves last season
The statistics on the number of goals also indicate the same thing, in the first 6 matches of this season Barcelona have scored 11 goals, 1 more than the same time last season. There is a rare bad statistic that Koeman’s team has conceded 6 goals this season, 1 more than last season.
The highlight of Barcelona’s win over Levante was the return of Ansu Fati after 10 months without playing due to injury. Most of the fans present on the Camp Nou field stood up and applauded when Messi’s successor to the number 10 shirt was launched into the field in the 81st minute. The striker himself born in 2002 was also suddenly emotional on the day of his re-appearance. pitch.
When the match ended, Fati ran to hug and thank the Barcelona medical team. Fati has had to undergo 4 surgeries, so the doctors are very careful in the return journey of this player.
Fati has a perfect comeback date
Coach Koeman also talked about Fati’s return from before the game: “It is important that Ansu Fati is back, which is very good news for the whole Barcelona team, as well as for Fati himself because he is away. the field for a long time. But if he rushes, Fati can completely pay the price because it is not possible for him to return in two games or two weeks to find the same good form as before the injury. Fati needs time to find the best again.