Barca five shy of Real after draw
09 January 2012, 10:13
Spain - Barcelona slipped five points behind La Liga leaders Real Madrid when Alvaro Vazquez netted a shock late equaliser to snatch a 1-1 draw for Espanyol in the Catalan derby on Sunday.
The champions were looking to improve their patchy away form at their local rivals and stay hard on the heels of Real, who thrashed Granada 5-1 on Saturday.
"The league is not over and I don't think we let a significant part of it slip away tonight," Barca coach Pep Guardiola, whose side are chasing a fourth straight La Liga title, told a news conference.
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