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It was a controversial start at Mendizorroza. Alaves claimed a penalty for a foul by Militao on Aleix Vidal and the Alaves man was booked for diving. Seconds later, Real Madrid almost scored, but they were denied by the post.
Arturo Vidal doesn't want to be in the background. The Chilean gave an interview to 'TV3' and made it clear that if he doesn't feel like a fundamental part of FC Barcelona, he will look for new projects.
Although Arturo Vidal was close to moving to Inter in the summer, the Chilean's situation has radically changed. 'Mundo Deportivo' state that the CM feels more important at Valverde's side and Barcelona are now not planning on letting the Chilean leave in the January window.
A child gave the curious image of the day in the match between Barcelona and Leganés. The boy was dressed up as Arturo Vidal painting his beard on and combing his hair in the same way. He also wore a Barcelona top to put the icing on the cake.
Barcelona needed a late goal to overcome LaLiga strugglers Leganes on Saturday and Ernesto Valverde conceded his side found life difficult.
Arturo Vidal came off the bench for Barca to secure a 2-1 win away to Leganés, however, they will have to improve if they have any title aspirations.
The heath of the Barcelona youth system, Patrick Kluivert, suggested that one of Barcelona's young stars, Riqui Puig, goes out on loan "to compete at a different level and come back"
Arturo Vidal lavished praise on Lionel Messi following his sensational display against Real Valladolid on Tuesday.
Clement Lenglet, Arturo Vidal, Lionel Messi (2) and Luis Suarez gave Barcelona a comprehensive 5-1 victory over Valladolid at Camp Nou. Valladolid were brave and Kiko Olivas made the game 1-1 at one point, but they were well and truly outplayed. The Catalans are now back top of La Liga.
Arturo Vidal was critical with the situation at Barca. The Chilean midfielder assured he did not know the reason why is not a nailed on starter for Ernesto Valverde.
Arturo Vidal is one of the most experienced players in the Barcelona squad. The Chilean gave Ousmane Dembele, only 22 years old, some valuable advice and even asked him to demonstrate more maturity to give it his all.