Aubameyang scored as Barcelona beat struggling Levante 3-2 following a stunning end-to-end encounter in which Levante threw away three penalties.
In the 52nd minute, Levante captain Jose Luis Morales scored from the penalty spot following a foul by Dani Alves, and the hosts were awarded a second penalty after a handball by Eric Garcia.
This time, attacker Roger Marti went up to take it, but Barca goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen stopped his shot. In the 59th minute, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang headed home a cross from Ousmane Dembele to put the visitors ahead.
Pedri, a 17-year-old midfielder, then gave Barcelona the lead in the 63rd minute, slamming a first-time shot into the bottom corner after being set up by Gavi, who had also been brought on from the bench in the second half.
Dani Gomez grabbed on to a through pass and was tripped by Barca defender Clement Lenglet, earning Levante their third penalty of the game. Gonzalo Melero took over as goalkeeper and scored in the 83rd minute, making no mistakes against Ter Stegen.
In the second minute of additional time, replacement De Jong connected with a Jordi Alba cross and headed into the bottom corner to give Barca their sixth consecutive LaLiga victory.
After beating Getafe 2-0 at home on Saturday, Barca moved into second place in the rankings with 60 points after 30 games, but they are still a long way behind leaders Real Madrid, who have 72 points from 31 games. Levante is in 19th place with 22 points.
Aubameyang for Barcelona
Following a difficult end to his time at Arsenal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Spanish giants Barcelona and is proving his worth.
After his contract with Arsenal was mutually cancelled, the striker joined Barcelona on a free transfer in January 2022. He was officially debuted on February 2nd.
Despite the fact that he is towards the end of his career, Aubameyang, 32, is relishing the chance to play regularly once more.
Here’s a breakdown of Aubameyang’s contributions to Barcelona thus far.
Goals for Barcelona
The former Arsenal captain’s recent goal total for his new club is as follows. In 14 games in all competitions, he already has 10 goals:
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