Barcelona do enough to see off plucky Levante

Barcelona 2 – Levante 1 (La Liga, January 2, 2011) (Longer highlights & extended highlights.) The match started with a celebration for Xavi for featuring in a record breaking 549th appearance for Barca. After battering down the Levante door without success in the first half, Barca scored inside 120 seconds of the restart as Dani Alves teed up Pedro Rodriguez to score with a deflected shot. In the 58th minute Dani Alves and Pedro combined for a clinical second, the full-back playing a low cut-back to the forward who swept a lovely shot into the far corner. As it looked like Barca were coasting to victory, Levante sub Christian Stuani scored a fabulous volley in the 80th minute to set up a tense finish.

Features: Barca’s tiki-taka vs Levante.

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