Javi Hernandez, head coach of FC Barcelona, commented on his team’s negative draw with Girona in the match, which took place as part of the twenty-eighth round of the championship of Spain.
The Catalan club’s balance sheet has increased to 72 points and is in first place in the La Liga standings, 13 points behind Real Madrid, who are in second place with 59 points.
Barça rejected Real Madrid’s gift and the opportunity to extend the difference to 15 points after Al Merengue’s three-one loss to Villarreal.
Exciting comment from Xavi after Barcelona drew with Girona in the Spanish Liga.
Javi Hernandez said in a press statement after the meeting: “I always thank the fans for their support.
He continued: “Without a doubt, we lost two points, it’s true that Madrid lost, but we could have increased the difference. Today we lost a clear opportunity to increase the difference. It was not our day. I tried to make some changes.” These things happen in La Liga.”
And he continued: “It is always difficult to win La Liga matches, Girona came and fought for her life.
He added: “It’s disappointing not to take advantage of the opportunities that we had. I don’t care about that aspect. I think we played well, but if it’s not fixed, it’s an efficiency problem.” .
And he stressed: “We attach great importance to the La Liga title because there are people who see it differently, but this title has a lot of value if we look at the difference in points relative to our position in the standings.
And I conclude: I think we played well, but we didn’t score, that’s the bottom line, we weren’t effective. But we had chances and we did everything, but we couldn’t score at all.
La Liga standings after Barcelona draw with Girona
First place, Barcelona with the result. 72 points.
Real Madrid are second with 59 points.
Atlético Madrid are third with 57 points.
Fourth place belongs to Real Sociedad with 51 points.
Villarreal are fifth with 47 points.
Sixth place belongs to Real Betis with 54 points.
Athletic Bilbao are in seventh place with 40 points.
Eighth place Osasuna with 38 points.
Ninth place belongs to Rayo Vallecano with 37 points.
Tenth place Celta Vigo with 36 points.
Twelfth place Real Mallorca with 34 points.
Thirteenth place – Sevilla with 32 points.
Fourteenth place Cadiz with 31 points.
Fifteenth place, Getafe, with 30 points.
Sixteenth place Almeria with 30 points.
Seventeenth place Valladolid with 29 points.
Eighteenth place Valencia with 27 points.
Nineteenth place, Espanyol, with 27 points.
Elche is in twentieth place with 13 points.