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Match preview: Villarreal-Barça
Match preview: Villarreal-Barça


Villarreal will face FC Barcelona on Sunday in a fascinating game where victory is urgent for both teams

After Sunday’s loss against Malaga (0-2), the submarine is now placed seventh in the table seems to have accused a physical slump in this final part of the season. However, Villarreal is competing very well for a newly promoted to the elite of Spanish football. At this point of the season last year, the primary objective of the team was the promotion to La Liga. Now, after 35 games, the Submarine is seventh with 7 points ahead of Valencia CF and virtually certain to participate in the Europa League.

Although it is true that the team does not follow the overwhelming pace of the first months of competition, the Yellows are playing a spectacular campaign. And what better way to prove it that winning the amazing game against Barcelona at El Madrigal next weekend? The submarine has the opportunity to provide a great show to its fans, as it did in the past with memorable victories against Barça in 2005 (3-0) and 2007 (1-0).