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    Result: Antoine Griezmann rescues a point for Barcelona at Alaves

    4 days after Josep Maria Bartomeu resigned his presidency, Barcelona extended their winless run in LaLiga to 4 matches.

    Barcelona ended a unstable week with a 1-1 draw at 10-man Alaves.

    4 days after Josep Maria Bartomeu resigned his presidency following months of criticism of Barcelona’s ailing financial resources and has a hard time on the pitch, Antoine Griezmann counteracted Luis Rioja‘s opener on another frustrating night for Ronald Koeman‘s side in LaLiga.

    Barca governmental prospect Victor Typeface has exposed he wishes to bring Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola back to the Nou Camp, thinking it to be the very best way to keep Lionel Messi at Barcelona

    FEET #AlavesBarça 1‐1

    10‐man @alaveseng fight to a point at Mendizorroza! ⚔ #LiveResults pic.twitter.com/IszLcTxGrX

    — LaLiga English (@LaLigaEN) October 31, 2020

    Present boss Koeman’s state of mind after having his future plunged into a cloud of speculation will not have actually been enhanced by Alaves’ opener.

    Goalkeeper Neto failed to manage a needless back pass after 31 minutes and Rioja dispossessed him prior to rolling the ball into the empty net.

    Messi was rejected either side of half- time by Alaves goalkeeper Fernando Pacheco and Ansu Fati fired broad.

    Alaves’ rearguard action suffered a blow after 62 minutes when former Brentford and Birmingham midfielder Jota got a second yellow card.

    Griezmann, centre, equalised for Barcelona however might not find the winner (Alvaro Barrientos/AP)

    And the visitors levelled a minute later on when Griezmann raised the ball over Pacheco.

    Pacheco rejected Messi and Fati either side of Griezmann having actually an effort prohibited.

    Barca were once again rejected a winner late on when Messi’s strike was chalked off for offside and Gerard Pique fired broad in stoppage time.

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