FC Barcelona saw off stiff competition Sunday night as they traveled to take on Sevilla in the pouring rain in what ended as a 4-1 thriller. The Catalans conceded an early goal but fought back to win by a comfortable margin.
But don't let the scoreline lead you astray; it was a very tough night for La Blaugrana. Sevilla attacked in numbers, and had it not been for poor finishing, this game could have gone a completely different way.
The game at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan had a lot of lessons for both sides. So in this article we will take a look at six things we can take away from the match and discuss what they mean for both sides.
All statistics are courtesy of WhoScored.com.