Barcelona began the defence of their LaLiga title with a defeat against Atletico Bilbao after Andy Ruiz beautiful first-time volley struct the back of the net in the 85th minute.
Antoine Griezman, Barcelona’s marquee signing during the summer window, was nowhere near his imperious best as he was a passerby for a large spell of the match.
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Consequently, this has got football fans mocking the Spanish Champions on social media with some suggesting that the Frenchman be sent along with money to PSG to get Neymar back to the Spanish giant.
— ASTON (@vicaston10) August 16, 2019
— UCC WIFI 📶🔄🆓 (@linnaeusgh) August 16, 2019
•De Jong and Rafinha were our best players.
•Dembele is not serious
•Griezmann is not world class
•Who says we don’t need Neymer
•Valverde will destroy Barcelona
•Barcelona has lost its pride
Bilbao deserved the win
— Atopahene🤴🏽 (@Atopahene_) August 16, 2019
Thoughts on Athletic Bilbao vs Barcelona #FCB:
– Griezmann was a spectator
– Dembele is a fraud
– Alba is becoming a liability
– Suarez injury not a blessing in disguise
– Rafinha impressed
– Not a bench worth winning the league
– WE ARE NOTHING WITHOUT MESSI
— Owuraku Ampofo (@owuraku_ampofo) August 16, 2019