For the primary time within the final six seasons, Barcelona are taking part in with out their talisman Lionel Messi…
For the primary time in 17 years, FC Barcelona are taking part in with out their talismanic ahead Lionel Messi who moved to France to hitch PSG after his contract ended with the Spanish membership this summer season.
A Messi-less Barcelona aspect kicked off their 2021/22 LaLiga season on August 15, 2021, in opposition to Actual Sociedad. The Catalan aspect registered a convincing 4-2 win over the minnows to start their La Liga marketing campaign.
Up to now they’ve performed six matches within the league and have managed to stay unbeaten. Barcelona have received three video games and drew thrice on this season to this point. With 12 factors from six outings, they’re sixth on the league desk, 5 factors behind arch-rivals and league leaders Actual Madrid however with a recreation in hand.
Messi’s departure from the membership was undoubtedly an enormous blow for the Spanish giants contemplating the stature of the Argentine star and the affect he had on the pitch. However even with out their talisman, the Catalan membership haven’t had a foul begin as anticipated. The truth is, Barcelona have had a greater begin to their season after the six matches by way of factors in comparison with the final two seasons.
In 2019/20, Barcelona had managed to gather 10 factors from their first six video games, whereas in final season, they managed to register solely eight from the primary matches. Within the final 5 seasons, when Messi performed for the membership, Barcelona had managed to win all their first six matches solely within the 2017/18 season. In 2016 and in 2018, Barcelona had 13 factors after their first six matches which is only one greater than their present marketing campaign. Within the final six seasons, that is the second time Barcelona haven’t suffered a defeat by this stage.
Right here, we check out how Barcelona have fared after their first six matches within the final six seasons.
|1||Barcelona 6-2 Actual Betis||W||3|
|2||Athletic Bilbao 0-1 Barcelona||W||3|
|3||Barcelona 1-2 Alavés||L||0|
|4||Leganés 1-5 Barcelona||W||3|
|5||Barcelona 1-1 Atlético Madrid||D||1|
|6||Sporting Gijón 0–5 Barcelona||W||3|
|Whole level||4W, 1L, 1D||13|
|1||Barcelona 2-0 Actual Betis||W||3|
|Alavés 0-2 Barcelona||W||3|
|3||Barcelona 5-0 Espanyol||W||3|
|4||Getafe 1-2 Barcelona||W||3|
|5||Barcelona 6-1 Eibar||W||3|
|6||Girona 0-3 Barcelona||W||3|
|Whole level||6W, 0L, 0D||18|
|1||Barcelona 3-0 Alavés||W||3|
|2||Valladolid 0-1 Barcelona||W||3|
|3||Barcelona 8-2 Huesca||W||3|
|4||Actual Sociedad 1–2 Barcelona||W||3|
|5||Barcelona 2–2 Girona||D||1|
|6||Leganés 2–1 Barcelona||L||0|
|Whole level||4W, 1L, 1D||13|
|1||Athletic Bilbao 1-0 Barcelona||L||0|
|2||Barcelona 5-2 Actual Betis||W||3|
|3||Osasuna 2-2 Barcelona||D||1|
|4||Barcelona 5-2 Valencia||W||3|
|5||Granada 2-0 Barcelona||L||0|
|6||Barcelona 2-1 Villarreal||W||3|
|Whole level||3W, 2L, 1D||10|
|1||Barcelona 4-0 Villarreal||W||3|
|2||Celta Vigo 0-3 Barcelona||W||3|
|3||Barcelona 1-1 Sevilla||D||1|
|4||Getafe 1-0 Barcelona||L||0|
|5||Barcelona 1-3 Actual Madrid||L||0|
|6||Alavés 1-1 Barcelona||D||1|
|Whole level||2W, 2L, 2D||8|
|1||Barcelona 4-2 Actual Sociedad||W||3|
|2||Athletic Bilbao 1-1 Barcelona||D||1|
|3||Barcelona 2-1 Getafe||W||3|
|4||Barcelona 1-1 Granada||D||1|
|5||Cádiz 0-0 Barcelona||D||1|
|6||Barcelona 3-0 Levante||W||3|
|Whole level||3W, 0L, 3D||12|