Abanca Ademar León 28-35 FC Barcelona: A leader with authority
The blaugranes beat the Lebanese team thanks to a wonderful team performance
A wonderful team performance by FC Barcelona saw them beat an opponent who had won ten consecutive games before Tuesday evening's encounter. Xavi Pascual's side dominated from the start and were never behind in the match. Aleix Gómez and Alex Pascual, with five goals each, were the top scorers, while Kevin Möller stopped 41% of the shots against him.
The Palacio de los Deportes de León bore witness to a scintillating blaugrana who fully deserved the victory. A frenetic rhythm continued in the second half, and the win will have give Barça confidence ahead of a tough match this weekend against PSG in the Champions League
Abanca Ademar León 28, FC Barcelona 35,
Abanca Ademar León: Dino Slavic; Mario López (1), Erwin Jan (2), Gonzalo Matias (-), David Fernández (6), Juan José Fernández (2) and Jaime Fernández (4) - starters - Ruben Marchán (2), Tin Lucin (4), Federico Matias (-), Gonzalo Pérez (5), Ivan Mosic (-) and Jose Mario Carrilo (2)
FC Barcelona: Kevin Möller (1); Ludovic Fábregas (3), Luka Cindric (3), Dika Mem (5), Aleix Gómez (5), Aitor Ariño (2) and Lasse Andersson (2) - starters - Alex Pascual (5), Víctor Tomás (3), Sorhaindo (2), Serdio (1), N’Guessan (1) I Dolenec (2) and Entrerríos (-).