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FC Barcelona News: 8 February 2021; Barça defeat Real Betis, Ronald Araujo injured

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A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and transfer rumors


Betis 2-3 Barça: The Comeback, part two! - FC Barcelona
Within the opening five minutes the pattern of this game had been set, Barça on the front foot and moving the ball around well and Betis operating on the counter attack. After falling awkwardly when clearing the ball, Ronald Araujo had to be substituted before the 10 minute mark, replaced by Frenkie de Jong.

Trincão scores his first goal as a Barça player - FC Barcelona
Francisco Trincão has scored his first goal for FC Barcelona in an official match. The Portuguese forward had the final say in the 2-3 win against Betis, securing three vital points for the Catalans who continue their pursuit of league leaders Atlético Madrid.

Ronald Araujo has a sprained ankle - FC Barcelona
First team player, Ronald Araujo, has a sprained left ankle. More tests will be done tomorrow to find out the exact extent of the injury. The Uruguayan centre-back started the Betis v Barça match but had to be substituted after 10 minutes.

Sixth consecutive win in the league - FC Barcelona
Goals from Leo Messi, Víctor Ruiz and Trincão, with his first for Barça, ensured Ronald Koeman's side took all three points at Benito Villamarín. The Catalans also equaled a record of six consecutive games in the league, something that hasn't happened record since 2019.