Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was on target again as Barcelona rolled over Athletic Bilbao 4-0. It was the former Arsenal player’s fifth goal in his last three gamers for the Spanish side. The Gabon international volleyed in a rebound after Gerard Pique’s header hit the crossbar.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Records Fifth Goal for Barca
The goal from the striker opened the scoring for the home team, Ousmane Dembele hammered in a second from a tight angle and Luuk de Jong and Memphis Depay added late goals. Memphis Depay and De Jong are the only players to score more for Barcelona than Aubameyang this season, despite only joining in early February.
Barcelona, who are unbeaten over 90 minutes since 8 December, move back up to Uefa Champions League spot as they now occupy fourth place in La Liga – above defending champions Atletico Madrid. League leaders Real Madrid scored a late goal against Rayo Vallecano on Saturday.