The French international and Barcelona striker Othman Dembele led his team to a fatal 1-0 victory over Valladolid, Monday evening.
In the 29th round of the Spanish League.
Osman Dembli scored the only goal of the match, in the 89th minute of the match.
With this victory, FC Barcelona raised its points tally to 65 in second place, one point behind Atletico.
Meanwhile, Valladolid remained at point 27 in 16th place, 3 points ahead of relegation.
The first real threat in the match came, in the ninth minute, with a header from Valladolid Kudrow, who collided with the crossbar.
Barcelona’s Oscar Minguisa hit a header, which Valladolid goalkeeper Jordi Masip brilliantly tackled.
The referee calculated a direct free kick for Barcelona in the 16th minute, sent by Lionel Messi alongside the post to the goalkeeper.
In the 32nd minute, Frenchman Othman Dembele received a cross inside the area from his teammate Antoine Griezmann.
And hit a header that was caught by goalkeeper Macip easily.
Lionel Messi almost scored the first goal for Barca in the 42nd minute, but defender Olaza was brilliant in preventing him from shooting.
Pedri hit a powerful creeping ball that touched goalkeeper Macip’s hand, before hitting the right post, at the 46th minute.
The first half of the match ended with a goalless draw between the two teams.
With the start of the second half, FC Barcelona continued to press.
While defender Clement Lenglet sent a shot from outside the penalty area, and easy for the goalkeeper.
The Olaza striker sent a shot from outside the area ,which hit the outside net of Barcelona’s goal in the 58th minute.
Lionel Messi hit a crawling ball that passed near the right-hand post of Valladolid in the 70th minute.
The referee famously won the red card against average Valladolid, Oscar Plano, in the 79th minute.
In after his strong and violent intervention against Osman Dembli, to complete the match with ten players.
While Moriba almost snatched the winning goal for Barca in the 88th minute, with a header hitting the outside net.
Frenchman Dembele snatched the winning goal for Barcelona in the 90th minute.
While he took advantage of a ball that rebounded from the defense and hit a left ball, down the right of goalkeeper Masip.
To give the Blaugrana club 3 precious points in the struggle for the league title this season.