Barcelona beat Celta and are close to securing their place in Super Cup

Barcelona: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang brace on Tuesday gave Barcelona a 3-1 home win against Celta Vigo, bringing Xavi Hernandez’s side one step closer to winning a spot in the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia and from second place in the national championship. With two games left and Real Madrid having already won the title, Barcelona are in second place with 72 points, seven points clear of Sevilla, third. in ranking, who played a game in less, and Wednesday will host Real Mallorca threatened by relegation. And Memphis Depay opens its doors half an hour from the start with a shot from the first touch after a great individual effort by Ousmane Dembele on the right wing. Aubameyang doubled the score 10 minutes later with a close-range rebound shot and scored again four minutes into the second half after another impressive performance from Dembele. A minute later Iago Aspas shot back for Celta after goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen failed to counter a cross in area penalty to guide the ball to the opponent, who easily put the ball into an empty net. (Anatolia)