Statistical Analysis: Barcelona’s performance in the first half enough to beat Getafe


The La Liga game on Sunday between Barcelona and Getafe was decided already in the first half. The home side Barca were up 2-1 by half time and that lead stood until the final whistle.

The hosts Barcelona started best and were already 1-0 up at the start of the game. After only 2 minutes Sergi Roberto netted, with an assist from Jordi Alba.

Getafe equalised to make it 1-1, when Sandro Ramirez scored, with an assist by Carles Alena, in the 19th minute.

Barcelona took the lead after half an hour’s play as Memphis Depay scored, with an assist by Frenkie De Jong. The second half was goalless and the match ended with a 2-1 win for Barcelona.

The last outing between the teams ended in a 5-2 home win for Barcelona in April 2021.

Barcelona are unbeaten at home, after one game.

Barcelona have scored 7 goals. At home ground they have scored 6 goal. They’ve conceded 4 goals in total.

Getafe have scored 1 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 1 goal. They’ve conceded 4 goals in total.

Barcelona have opened the score in 1 of their 2 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal.

After this game in the La Liga, Barcelona will play Sevilla (away) on 2021-09-11, Granada (home) on 2021-09-19 and Cadiz (away) on 2021-09-22. Getafe play Elche (home) on 2021-09-13, Rayo Vallecano (away) on 2021-09-19 and Atletico Madrid (home) on 2021-09-22.