FC Barcelona’s reserve team, Barça Atlètic, played out a thrilling 2-2 draw against Eldense in a match that saw the team fight back from a two-goal deficit. The result was particularly significant as Eldense is a direct rival in the Primera RFEF promotion playoff race.
Rafa Márquez’s Barça Atlètic showcased their fighting spirit and determination. It’s not easy to come back from a difficult first half. Eldense took the lead through a goal from Soberón in the 30th minute. Montes scored the 2nd goal just before halftime.
However, Barça Atlètic refused to give up and came out strong in the second half. Roberto hit the crossbar before scoring in the 60th minute, and Luismi Cruz equalized for the visitors just a few moments later. The result sees Barça Atlètic consolidate their third position in the Primera RFEF table, six points clear of the sixth-placed team that marks the playoff spots.
One of the highlights of the match was the debut of Lamine Yamal, the youngest player in the club’s history at just 15 years, 9 months, and 21 days. Despite not being able to showcase his full talent against a strong Eldense defense, Yamal’s inclusion in the team is a sign of the bright future ahead for Barça Atlètic.
With just three rounds remaining, Barça Atlètic’s objective of qualifying for the promotion playoffs is looking increasingly likely. Maintaining their current form and momentum will be crucial to their chances of success. For FC Barcelona fans, the success of Barça Atlètic is a source of pride and optimism for the future.
Barça Atlètic’s impressive comeback against Eldense shows that the team has the talent, spirit, and determination to compete at the highest level. With their eyes firmly set on the promotion playoffs, the team’s future prospects look bright. Fans of FC Barcelona can take pride in the success of their reserve team. We look forward to an exciting end to the Primera RFEF season.