There are at peak Standings, challenge for Barça Precisely Kian Weight
Barcelona – Barcelona now leads the league standings with 12 weeks left. Considering only one point ahead of Real Madrid, Barca now is not the time to have fun.
Barca rose to the top after a 0-1 defeat of Real Madrid Athletic Bilbao. The day after the defeat Madrid, Barca successfully crushed Rayo Vallecano 6-1, making them jump over Madrid in the standings.
According to the Barca midfielder Ivan Rakitic, successfully climbed to the top is not an end, but a beginning. Barca now it has much work to maintain consistency until the end of the season.
“The season is still long, there will still go up and down,” said Rakitic in World Soccer Talk.
“We should be able to take advantage of every opportunity because there are still some tough games ahead. We have to win these games.”
“We’re working hard to fix every detail. We know that the hard times will come soon,” said Rakitic.
Barca will face Eibar this weekend. Afterwards, they will face Real Madrid at Camp Nou next week.