28 November 2011

Three games continued at Camp Nou

It will be the fourth time, since Guardiola sits down in the benchc that the team disputes three followed commitments as local.


Barca will play three straight games in the Camp Nou for the fourth time since Josep Guardiola sits on the bench. Interestingly, the team has never been able to win all three and has always been a game that has been choking.

A year ago, two of three

Last season, the club received consecutively at Mallorca, Valencia and Copenhagen between 3 and 10 October. Given the Balearic Islands, tied to a goal in one of the few slips that were in the league. Instead, they could win 2-1 at Valencia after the break by 2-0 to select and Copenhagen in the third round of the Champions League.

More record in 2008/09

The previous two were in the first season of Guardiola as first team coach. Between 4 and November 12, 2008, the club received consecutively at Basel in the Champions at Valladolid in La Liga and Benidorm to the Swiss Cup tied at one in a match that qualified the boat for second round. Against Valladolid , Guardiola offered a scoring festival winning 6-0, with goals from poker Samuel Eto'o .

The triplet of matches in the Nou Camp ended on November 12 with the return of the knockout Cup final against Benidorm . Barça finished off the first leg 0-1 with another win by the minimum, with a goal from Messi.

Defeat inconsequential

It was in full Tourmalet December 2008 when the club for the second time chained three straight at home in the Guardiola era. In the league, won with authority to Valencia 4-0 and el clásico against Real Madrid with goals from Eto'o and Messi . The success in the domestic competition had not then in the Champions League as they lost by 2-3 against Shakhtar . Fortunately, this loss was of no consequence, as the club faced the match to qualify for the knockout stages in the pocket. (via FCBarcelona.cat)