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Lamine Yamal Rescues Ragged Barcelona Draw Against Granada, Atletico Madrid Stumble

Barcelona's 16-year-old starlet Lamine Yamal struck twice to rescue the struggling Catalans a 3-3 draw against Granada in La Liga on Sunday. Xavi Hernandez's side, third, shared the spoils with their relegation-battling opponents, 19th, after a thrilling battle at the Olympic Stadium, but now trail leaders Real Madrid by 10 points. Los Blancos thrashed second-place Girona 4-0 on Saturday to move five points clear at the top and take full control of the title race. Earlier Atletico Madrid's faint hopes of challenging for La Liga deflated further with a 1-0 defeat by Sevilla on Sunday.

Youngster Yamal sent Barcelona ahead but Granada battled back with goals from Ricard Sanchez and on-loan Manchester United winger Facundo Pellistri.

Robert Lewandowski pulled Barcelona level but Ignasi Miquel again sent Granada in front, before Yamal struck his second, from long range.

"It wasn't to be, it's another lost opportunity, but we have to keep working," Yamal told Movistar.

"I've got the trust of the coach but right now I'm thinking more about the draw and that we dropped two points than in my performance."

It was the kind of Barcelona performance which summarised why Xavi has decided to leave the club at the end of the season, convinced the club needs a change of direction.

"We gave away goals and chances in many moments," Xavi told Movistar.

"The team had faith, desire and courage like always, but it wasn't enough and now (winning La Liga) is even harder for us."

Yamal lit up the match from the right flank, a rare bright spark on another difficult night for the champions.

Joao Cancelo turned well in the area and crossed invitingly for Yamal to fire home at the far post after 14 minutes.

The winger became La Liga's youngest ever

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