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Levante 2-3 Barcelona: Luuk de Jong header wins penalty-filled thriller

Barcelona maintained their fine La Liga form with a remarkable win as they came from behind to beat a Levante side awarded three second-half penalties. The game burst into life after the interval when Levante defender Son was fouled by Dani Alves, allowing Jose Luis Morales to convert from the spot.
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Luuk De Jong heads late winner as Barcelona edge to victory against Levante

Barcelona claimed a LaLiga stoppage-time winner to overcome Levante 3-2 after conceding three penalties at the Estadi Ciutat de Valencia.Luuk De Jong headed home in the second minute of injury time as Barca extended their unbeaten league run to 15 games.An incredible see-saw contest saw Levante take the lead through Jose Luis Morales’ 52nd-minute penalty.✈️ @LuukdeJong9 airlines! ✈️#LevanteBarça pic.twitter.com/yIeChSOnCb— LaLiga English (@LaLigaEN) April 10, 2022Two minutes later Eric Garcia handled and Roger Marti saw his effort from 12 yards saved by Marc-Andre ter Stegen, and Barcelona quickly hit the front through Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Pedri.Gonzalo Melero levelled seven minutes from...
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Cadiz agree to take over Barcelona's Luuk de Jong loan

Cadiz have agreed a deal with Barcelona and Sevilla to sign striker Luuk de Jong on a six-month loan, with the Dutchman now deciding on his future. Barcelona signed De Jong on summer transfer deadline day, but after taking a bit-part role under former boss Ronald Koeman, he has struggled for minutes following Xavi's return to Camp Nou and Barcelona are ready to cut his loan short.
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Barcelona: Ronald Koeman explains decision to play Gerard Pique and Luuk de Jong up front in draw

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