This match will be remembered for one particular element: Man marking is BACK!
What we all hoped was a one off occasion back in 2009 when Xavi got harassed by Almeria's Chico, last night Maffeo had the (if not impossible) difficult task of eliminating Messi by man-marking him.
On the positive side, this did allow the entire squad to step up as a collective unite as we managed to take away yet another three points to this flawless start at the season!
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Girona vs FC Barcelona LIVE ANALYSISPosted by Barca Blaugranes on Sunday, 24 September 2017