Barcelona are back to winning ways in La Liga after a hard-fought 3-1 victory over Valencia at Camp Nou on Sunday night.
was under immense pressure just before the international break but the victory overValencia
will temporarily ease the pressure on the out-of-favor manager.
The Blaugrana conceded an early goal, took the lead before halftime, and sealed the victory with a late goal. It was far from a great performance, but it was solid enough to guarantee all three points.
took the lead for the visitors inside five minutes when he volleyed a fierce effort from distance to give Barcelona a scare.
However, the lead was short-lived, with
scoring the equalizer and then winning the penalty from which
scored the go-ahead goal.
Valencia had the chance to score the leveler in the second half but it was
who rounded off the scoreline in the second half as Barcelona took a vital three points.
Barcelona are next in action on Wednesday, when they hostDynamo Kyiv
in the Champions League, while Valencia will have six days to recover before their game againstMallorca
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