Barcelona will play away against Girona in the 19th round of the championship of Spain. The match will take place on January 28, starting at 15:15 GMT.
La Liga 2022-23
Girona are 11th in La Liga after 21 points from 18 games played. At the end of last week, the team lost away to Villarreal with a score (0-1).
The opponent scored the only goal in the tenth stoppage minute, converting a penalty. By that time, Michel Sanchez’s team had already played in the minority for 20 minutes.
The hosts have excellent statistics – the team has not lost at home for five games in a row. Girona has five wins and six draws.
Barcelona, meanwhile, continues to lead the league with 44 points in 17 matches. The lead over Real Madrid is 44 points. Earlier this week, Barcelona beat Real Sociedad at home to advance to the Copa del Rey semi-finals.
Ousmane Dembele scored the only goal. Before that, Xavi’s team scored three points in the La Liga home match against Getafe (1-0).
Xavi’s men have recorded an impressive 76.47 percent of shutouts to date, helping them to win five of their last 14 league victories 1-0.
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Head to Head
Barcelona have an impressive record against Girona and have won eight of the last 10 matches played between the two teams, as opposed to Girona’s one victory.
The last meeting of the two teams took place as part of a friendly match in 2021 and ended with the victory of Barcelona with a score (3-1).
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Barcelona looks more powerful in all areas, while the experience is on the side of the guests, which will be decisive today.
In addition, in this game, guests will be able to repeat the scenario of the last head-to-head matches, in which they won with a comfortable score.
Prediction for this match: Barcelona win by two goals.