11 March 2012

[Barça B; Liga Adelante; Week28] CE Sabadell 0 - 0 FC Barcelona B

Eusebio's team could not score in a match that has dominated the first half, but has been more competitive and better chances for the second part arlequinados

The stage of the Nova Creu Alta is vibrated with the derby and has achieved a good entry: 6,800 spectators.

The Catalan derby of the Second Division ended with a tie. After a first half quite open, but with the control and the best times for the whole of Eusebio Sacristán, and a second part with more arrivals equaled Sabadell, the meeting between the two Catalan teams tied on points of Liga Adelante is complete with a goalless draw. The subsidiary azulgrana thus shackled his third straight game without scoring, but it takes a point on the stage of Nova Creu Alta.

Round game in the first half. The two teams have gone very intense and fighters, wanting to take all three points, and then have reached the time. Balliu had the first of the azulgranas to their feet in the 8th minute, in one embodiment from the right that has not reached the area harlequin. Only four minutes later, Sergi Gomez has done a good pass Riverola, Barcelona midfielder lifted the ball over the defense, but De Navas has trapped.

Although Barça B has taken most of the initiative, dominate most plays, the Sabadell has not dropped his arms and tried. Both teams wanted to play the ball on the ground and surprise the opponent through the circulation, but none of them had any luck in front of goal. Deulofeu has had a good chance to open the light when it marked the 30th minute of play. The Riudarenes has tried to place the ball and enter it by the back post, but the move has not gone.

By rival, Antonio Hidalgo has failed Sabadell clear opportunity on 36 minutes. The midfielder was left alone with the goalkeeper, has tried to overcome but has finished Oier stopping the play. Just one minute later, however, Espinosa sent a ball into the hands of De Navas. The meeting has regained the intensity of the first minutes after a few moments more relaxed and returned to the tactical level. At the last minute of the half, Rafinha has reached the danger zone harlequin, his shot was deflected Toni has Lao and the ball is over the crossbar.

The second half started even, and during the first minutes of play neither team has enjoyed good chances to open the scoring. Deulofeu has done a good center, but the goalkeeper guessed right Sabadell has captured the play and the ball. Rafinha has had a chance in the 32nd minute on a fielder's fault, but deflected the ball has gone over the goal of De Navas. The meeting continued disputed, but have pressured arlequinados Eusebio Sacristan and have enjoyed better times in the last minutes. The most obvious has arrived in stoppage time. Lanzarote has passed the azulgrana defense a great individual play, but the definition has failed. Finally, then, the Catalan derby of the Second Division has been tied after 90 minutes full of intensity and times.

Next week Barça B will attempt to reconnect with victory in the Miniestadi before the Alcorcón. (via FCBarcelona.cat)

[Match Stats]
CE Sabadell: De Navas, Hidalgo, Juanjo, Ramírez, Puigdollers, Baha (Florian, min 64), Pablo Ruiz, Toni Lao, Redondo (Lanzarote, min 25), Ezequiel y Olmo (Agustín, min 27).

FC Barcelona B: Oier, Balliu, S. Gómez, Armando, Planas, Dos Santos, Riverola, Espinosa (Carmona, min 24), Rafinha, Deulofeu (Rodri, min 74) y Kiko Femenía (Lobato, min 90+).

Referee: Eduardo Prieto Iglesias (colegio navarro). Card to Espinosa (min 24), to Redondo (min 35), to Olmo (min 26), to Baha (min 33) and Sergi Gómez (min 43).