HC Coinasa Liceo – FC Barcelona: Nothing changes (2-2)
Coinasa Liceo continue at the top of the table, with 32 points, after this afternoon's draw against FC Barcelona (30 points)
Sergi Fernández and Xavi Malian were the standout players in the second half in a match that saw both teams commit a lot of fouls: 23 for HC Liceo, 21 for FC Barcelona
HC Coinasa Liceo, 2 FC Barcelona, 2
HC Coinasa Liceo (2+0): Malian, E. Lamas, J. Lamas, Bargalló Pascual – starting five – Ordóñez and Pérez.
FC Barcelona (2+0): Sergi Fernández, Marc Torra, Sergi Panadero, Reinaldo Garcia, Pablo Álvarez – starting five – Marc Gual, Sergi Miras and Mia Ordeig.
Goals: 1-0, J. Lamas, min 1; 1-1, Torra, min 13; 1-2, Miras, min 16, i 2-2, Bargalló, min 24.
Referees: Garmendia Cano and Garrote Arcelus.
The fight for the top spot of the table treated fans in La Coruña to a vibrant and hard-fought match that ended in a two-all draw. The home team scored the opener, thanks to a tremendous strike from José Lamas, which inspired the Blaugrana to go on the attack. Barça fought back thanks to goals from Torras and Miras. It looked as though Barça were in control but Liceo scored the equaliser through Bargalló in the dying minutes of the first half. The second half offered up a flurry of attacking play from both sides forcing the keepers from both teams to display their best form. The game came to an end with a two-all draw on the scoreboard.