Javier Mascherano has finally ended his long-time goal drought for Barcelona by firing home from the penalty spot during the Catalans’ clash against Osasuna.
The former West Ham and Liverpool star had never previously scored in Blaugrana colours, despite playing for the club for almost seven seasons.
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But when Denis Suarez was chopped down in the penalty at Camp Nou with Barca already cruising 5-1 up, Masche stepped forward to convert the penalty.
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He beat Salvatore Sirigu to end a run of 319 games without hitting the net, to the delight of his team-mates who mobbed him after the successful effort.