FC Barcelona vs Real Valladolid LIVE Football Score 5 April 2021
Barcelona (3-4-3): Ter Stegen; Mingueza, Araujo, Lenglet; Dest, Busquets, Pedri, Alba; Messi, Dembélé, Griezmann
Valladolid (4-5-1): Masip; Janko, González, Sánchez, Olaza; Villa, Mesa, Alcaraz, Plano, Martínez; Guardiola
The first game after the international break is never not tricky, and Barça may find it tough for a while but they’ll get there in the end: 4-1 to the home team.
La Liga action returns to the Camp Nou as Barcelona take on Real Valladolid in a round 29 clash on Monday.
Barcelona are four points behind leaders Atletico Madrid, with Real Madrid leapfrogging them into second place earlier this weekend
Real Valladolid, meanwhile, are in a relegation battle, just three points clear of 18th-placed Huesca.
The international break came at the wrong time for Ronald Koeman, who saw his Barcelona side gather steam in the La Liga title race.
Following their UEFA Champions League exit at the hands of PSG, the Blaugrana hammered Huesca 4-1 at home, before eviscerating Real Sociedad 6-1 at the Anoeta.
Barcelona will be looking to record a sixth straight La Liga victory when they welcome Real Valladolid to Camp Nou on Monday evening.
Ronald Koeman‘s side are currently second in the table, four points behind leaders Atletico Madrid, while Valladolid occupy 16th position and are just three points clear of the relegation zone.
Barca were knocked out of the Champions League by Paris Saint-Germain last month, but it could still be a successful end to the season for Koeman’s side, who are pursuing two trophies.
Indeed, the Catalan giants will take on Athletic Bilbao in the final of the Copa del Rey on April 16, while they are very much in the hunt for the La Liga title despite having issues during the 2020-21 campaign.
As it stands, Barca are second in the table, two points above third-placed Real Madrid and four points behind Atletico. However, there is a strong chance that the picture will have changed by the time that they take to the field for this match as both Real Madrid and Atletico are in action over the weekend.