Things have been going poorly for FC Barcelona as of late after losing the top spot in LaLiga in embarrassing fashion to Real Madrid in Sunday’s forgettable El Clasico.
After picking up a string of injuries over the international break, Barca has lost their standing in the Champions League and Spain.
Despite (or maybe because of) their special Drake OVO owl kits, Barca was outclassed by their biggest rivals in Madrid.
Before that, the Catalonian Kings dropped crucial points to Inter Milan in the UCL, all but sealing their Europa League fate.
Things have been so rough, head coach Xavi has borderline been considering firing himself.
Finally, some good press for FCB – surprisingly, it’s from across the pond.
Scoring-legend Klay Thompson says the NBA’s highest-powered points-machine is inspired by Barcelona’s Tiki-Taka tactics, the driving philosophy behind Xavi’s offense.
It’s the best thing to happen to Barcelona since Gavi won the Kopa Award just days ago.
Barcelona next takes on seventh-seated Villareal in LaLiga at home tomorrow.
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