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WATCH: Ivan Rakitic’s powerful header finishes off brilliant team goal vs. Athletic Bilbao


Barcelona have a 1-0 lead over Athletic Bilbao 20 minutes into their La Liga clash after Ivan Rakitic opened the scoring with a poweful header. The goal came off of a beautiful passing sequence that ended with Arda Turan finding the Croatian at the far post for the header:

via r/Soccer

While the end product will get the plaudits, the credit should go to Luis Suarez and Sergio Busquets for their great passing and movement in the midfield to open up space and create the chance. It was typical Barca brilliance and it result in the typical finish. The ball in the net and Barcelona celebrating yet another fine goal.

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