Barcelona V Osasuna - As it happened.
FT: Barcelona 1-2 Osasuna. Barcelona's reign as LaLiga champions ends in a 2-1 defeat to 10-man Osasuna at Camp Nou. The Catalan club needed to win to keep the pressure on Real Madrid at the top and hope Los Blancos would fail to beat Villarreal. However, they failed to keep up their end of the bargain as a late strike from Roberto Torres secured a first win in eight years for Osasuna over Barca. Lionel Messi had cancelled out Jose Arnaiz strike, while Enric Gallego was dismissed for the visitor
OFF THE POST! Messi floats a ball over the top for Suarez to chase. The forward takes the delivery in stride and hammers a strike at goal from the right inside channel, only to see his effort clatter off the post.
GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!! TORRES FIRES OSASUNA BACK IN FRONT!!! 2-1!!! The visitors regain the lead as the forward converts from close range. A poor header from Busquets allows Lopez to surge forward before feeding Barja on the left flank. He sends his delivery to the back post where Torres fires his effort through Ter Stegen into the back of the net. That should be the end of Barca;s hopes of regaining their league crown.
Barca are encamped on the edge of the Osasuna box. Suarez tries a strike, but sees his effort charged down.
Moncayola makes way for Torres.
Messi clips a dangerous cross to the back post for Suarez to head back towards the near post. Herrera tries to gather, although David Garcia gets in his way. However, the Osasuna keeper scramble to dive on the loose ball.
OFF! The referee initially awards a yellow card to Gallego for an elbow on Lenglet. However, he is instructed to watch the screen at the side of the pitch to view the incident again. After a second glance, the official reverses his decision to dismiss the forward.
Firpo fouls Navas on the edge of the Osasuna box and goes into the book.
Gallego replaces Arnaiz for the visitors in the final third. Barja makes his way on to the field to replace Adrian.
Pique talks himself into the book after arguing with the referee as Suarez's goal was chalked off.
DISALLOWED GOAL! Messi floats a ball over the top for Suarez's run. The striker chests it down before striking an acrobatic volley towards the net. it breaks through the hands of Herrera to find the net, but the flag goes up for offside against the Uruguayan.
Busquets replaces Rakitic in the middle of the park.
Estupinan is booked for dissent after protesting to the referee about the free-kick that resulted in Messi's goal.
MESSI BENDS IN THE EQUALISER!!!! 1-1!! Barcelona are back in the game courtesy of a sublime strike from Messi. The Argentine bends his effort around the wall from the left side of the post. It clips the inside of the post to beat Herrera before nestling into the back of the net. Barca have a glimmer of hope in their title bid.
GOAAAAAAALLLLLLLL!!!!! MESSI SCORES HIS FREE KICK!
Semedo catches Sanjurjo late and goes into the book.
SAVE! Messi turns on the pace in the right inside channel as he skips past two challenges. He goes for the blast from a tight angle, but Herrera spreads himself to make a vital save.
Messi goes for a free kick but it goes well over the bar. Has he lost hist touch?
DISALLOWED GOAL! Puig releases the run of Messi over the top, who lays the ball into the path of Braithwaite to strike. He converts his effort into the bottom-left corner. However, the flag goes up after the fact for offside against Messi.
Sanjurjo replaces the injured Brasanac for the visitors.
We are back underway in Barcelona.
HT: Barca 0-1 Osasuna. Jose Arnaiz's strike has handed Osasuna a 1-0 lead over Barcelona at the break in their LaLiga clash. The visitors broke swiftly down the left, allowing Pervis Estupinan to send a cross into the box that was converted by Arnaiz. Lionel Messi clipped the bar in response for the Catalan club, but Quique Setien's men appear to be surrendering the title.
Braithwaite tries to force the issue in the right inside channel, but he loses out to Navas before he fouls Estupinan on the flank.
SAVE! Estupinan races back to head a cross from Lenglet away from Sergi Roberto. His header loops towards goal, forcing Herrera into a leaping stop to turn it wide of the right post.
SAVE! Messi surges his way through the Osasuna defence before Nacho Vidal makes a fine challenge. The Argentine still gathers the deflection and turns an effort towards goal. Estupinan diverts it on the way, forcing Herrera into a scrambling save.
Rakitic tries to slide a low ball towards the run of Semedo, but the full-back takes a heavy touch in the box to lose possession.
UPDATE! Real Madrid are beating Villarreal courtesy of a Karim Benzema strike, which is edging the title closer towards the Bernabeu.
Messi sends a brilliant diagonal pass across the field for the run of Firpo, but the ball just evades the run of the full-back.
OFF THE BAR! Messi whips his effort over the wall with power and towards the top-right corner. The ball travels with speed, but it clips the top of the bar and bounces over.
Moncayola sends an offload inside the box to Brasanac before whipping a left footed cross to the back post. However, it evades everyone in the middle and travels out for a goal-kick
GOAAAAAAALLLLLL OSASUNA! 1-0!!! The visitors take the lead as Arnaiz converts from inside the box with a fine finish. Estupinan raids down the left flank and supplies a dangerous low cross into the middle. Arnaiz latches on to the delivery and dispatches a low strike into the bottom-left corner past Ter Stegen.
Semedo has to act at the back for the home side to break up Perez's pass destined for Arnaiz. He had to make that intervention.
WIDE! Lenglet gathers a loose ball and goes on the charge through the Osasuna defence. He sends a powerful strike towards goal on his left foot, but it travels wide of the right post.
The home side win a free-kick inside the Osasuna half. Messi tries to clip a cross into the box, but it bounces away from Pique and out for a goal-kick.
And we're off in Barcelona!
They did go behind as Santi Mina put the visitors ahead, but Enric Gallego equalised. Jose Arnaiz secured the win with a stoppage-time strike. Osasuna can approach the contest with a laid-back attitude tonight.
Osasuna have little to play for, sitting comfortably in mid-table ahead of the match tonight. Arrasate's men bounced back from a defeat to Real Betis with a 2-1 win over Celta Vigo last time out.
Quique Setien's men have not been at the peak of their powers since the restart, but they will need their best tonight.
Barcelona have to win this evening and hope that Real Madrid fail to beat Villarreal in their contest to keep the LaLiga title race alive. The Catalan club have won their last three matches to keep the pressure on their rivals, but even that run appears not enough to prevent the crown from travelling to Madrid.
Osusasuna starting XI: Herrera; Nacho Vidal, David García, Raúl Navas, Aridane, Estupiñán; Moncayola, Brasanac, Íñigo Pérez; Arnaiz y Adrián.
Barcelona starting XI: Ter Stegen; Semedo, Piqué, Lenglet, Junior; Sergi Roberto, Riqui Puig, Rakitic; Messi, Ansu Fati y Braithwaite.
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