Kenneth Omeruo’s Leganes were defeated by Barcelona In La Liga match on Saturday afternoon Estadio Municipal de Butarque.

Youssef En-Nesyri’s impressive shot gave Laganes an early lead in the 12th minute.

But Luis Suarez header in a free-kick from Lionel Messi gave the Catalans an equalizer in the second half.

A second controversial goal was scored by Arturo Vidal who substituted Antoine Griezmann for Barcelona. As usual, VAR was consulted and the goal was approved making it 2-1.

Kenneth Omeruo featured for 83 minutes before being replaced by Rodrigo Tarin. Fellow Super Eagles star, Chidozie Awaziem remained on the bench throughout the match.

Barcelona remain top of La Liga while Leganes are still at the bottom.