At Mallorca, Lewandowski scored to give Barcelona a 1-0 victory
At Mallorca, Lewandowski scored to give Barcelona a 1-0 victory.
Barcelona won the game by a score of 1-0 thanks to in-form Robert Lewandowski.
The hosts were the better side, but Marc-Andre ter Stegen was flawless, making brilliant saves to deny the home side. The hosts created several good opportunities, but the German goalkeeper denied them all.
Lewandowski scored the only goal for Barcelona thanks to his skillful play.
The time on the 20th minute, the Polish striker made a cut inside and helped Barcelona get a point.
Barcelona won against Borussia because Ter Stegen and Lewandowski played well.
You have to be almost faultless. Allowing them to play how they wanted after the break was hard, and we had to go for a second goal.”
Lewandowski, who joined Barca from Bayern Munich in July, scored the first goal in six straight LaLiga games since Ruud van Nistelrooy with Real Madrid in 2006-07.
The Pole scored his ninth goal of the season, and it was eight La Liga goals in his first seven games. There hasn’t been a player with this many league goals in the first seven games of the season since Christian Vieri with Atletico Madrid in 1997.
With this victory, Barcelona has now reached 19 points, one more than Real Madrid. They will be playing their next game against Osasuna and are looking to regain the top spot.