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FC Barcelona News: 29 January 2017; Barca Salvage Point Amid Controversy, Barcelona B Draw

Real Betis Balompie v FC Barcelona - La Liga Photo by Aitor Alcalde/Getty Images

Real Betis 1-1 FC Barcelona: Suarez salvages late point | FC Barcelona
Whether the result means that Barça have gained one point or dropped two is a matter of opinion after a dramatic lunchtime encounter on Sunday ended 1-1. Betis have yet to lose at home under Victor Sánchez and today we got to see why, but right at the final gasp Luis Suárez made sure the Catalans at least got something out of this game.

Luis Suarez rescues point for Barca with late strike at Real Betis after 'ghost goal' controversy | Eurosport
The away side should have equalised moments after Alex Alegria’s opener for Betis, with a goalmouth scramble resulting in the ball being bundled over the line. But the officials failed to spot it, prompting fresh debate about the lack of goal-line technology in Spanish football.

Luis Enrique: We rescued a point | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona rescued a point away at Betis thanks to Luis Suárez’s late equaliser in the Benito Villamarín. That, at least, was the opinion of Barça boss Luis Enrique after the game. “We rescued a point and I look at that as positive,” concluded the Asturian.

Barça B 1-1 Alcoyano: Gumbau comes to the rescue | FC Barcelona
Barça B were on the verge of home defeat to second placed Alcoyano, who would have become first placed Alocoyano had things stayed that way. But Gerard Gumbau stepped up with an absolute corker of a goal four minutes from the end to secure a 1-1 draw at the Miniestadi.

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