Barcelona tied with Valencia 1-1 and remains as leader of the Spanish League
Spain, February 3, 2013
It was a 1-1 tie. The goal for Valencia was scored by the Argentine Ever Banega while Messi scored for Barcelona through a penalty. So, Atletico Madrid remains 9 below while Real Madrid stays at 16.
For the twelfth consecutive time, the Argentine star Lionel Messi scored again in a league game and put his team equal to Valencia, which had started winning.
Former Boca Ever Banega had scored at startup, but then was Rosario who took charge of equality with a penalty in the 39th minute of the same stage.
Messi, Banega and Mascherano, who also started in Barcelona, will join the squad of the Argentine national team for next Wednesday’s friendly against Sweden in Stockholm.