Barca: We are ready to face Atletico Madrid-Busquets

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Last night Barcelona dropped two points against weaker Las Palmas and the Barcelona midfielder Busquets lamented over that prior their match against Atletico Madrid on this Sunday.

 

On this Sunday Barcelona will welcome Atletico Madrid at Camp Nou, and the Spanish midfielder knows Atletico will try to take all the three points from there and it will be a top of the table clash following their draw against Palmas.

 

Last night Lionel Messi scored the first goal of the match for Barcelona on the 21st minutes and but Palmas’s Jonathan Calleri spot kick canceled out that goal, and the match ended as a 1-1 draw and Barca dropped two crucial points.

 

After that draw now Barcelona’s lead over Atletico Madrid is just five points and Barcelona midfielder said: "We've dropped two points [against Las Palmas] in an important moment.

 

"But we knew that it was a difficult ground to come to, even though they're in the bottom three.

 

"Sunday's game against Atletico will be the tougher battle.

 

"We are in a privileged position in La Liga and we're going to try and keep it that way with a win this weekend."

 

About the spot that which was awarded to the Las Palmas on the 48th minutes, about that the Barca skipper Iniesta elucidate: "I didn't see the penalty, but the referee referred to possible hands.

 

"It is a contrary situation, as the [Las Palmas] goalkeeper's handball outside the area before half-time was very clear, but we can't change the result now. 

 

"We leave with a bittersweet sensation, because we've let two points go. We lacked that final pass in the final third and we weren't able to build a bigger lead when we got ahead."

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