Barcelona’s mixed week continues on Sunday when they host Alaves in La Liga.
Xavi’s side did well to win at Real Sociedad despite a poor performance but then followed it up with a defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League, making their qualification for the knockout stages a little more complicated.
Barcelona always aim to finish ahead of Real Madrid in La Liga but right now they trail Girona, who have a four-point lead over the Catalan giants. Madrid are two points up the road so there is a chance to go ahead of them with the right results.
Alaves are down in 14th with only three…