Barca made a spectacular start after wins the first match against Napoli by 2-1. Barca put the pressure against Napoli by playing well-passing football.
They dominate the midfield against Napoli any created chances in the early start of the match. Griezmann missed the best opportunity of the half on a one-on-one with the keeper. Suarez and Dembele also had their chances to put Barca ahead.
The defensive problems from the Miami game were not evident in the first half as the high pressing killed Napoli’s attack before they even started. Despite no goals in the first half ended with a fantastic performance from the Catalans. They should and must deserved the lead at halftime and were quite unlucky not to have it.
Barca’s performance deserved goals and it came. A lot of them. Very quickly. In the first 20 mins of the final period. First goal came from Luiz Suarez. In this game Griezman tap in his first goal for the club. Dembele nailed on more goal to Napoli and make the scoreline 4-0. And clinched the victory for Barca. The victory of Barca gave the fans some moments to enjoy it.
The rush of adrenaline from the spectacle quickly went away as Barca made five changes at the 65 min. And then their rhythm and continuity got killed from the first unit. We did get to watch Arthur, Vidal & Coutinho in action for the first time in preseason.
Barca continued to press and creates some chances with the substitutes. Abel Ruiz & Rafinha were dangerous in the final mins. Unfortunately, no more goal was scored. If the team that played in the first 65 mins in the same that start next week. We are looking good debut in La Liga against Athletic Bilbao.
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