Sefond half header from Luis Suarez salvaged a point for Barca at Wanda stadium after hosts were enjoying a lead through Niguez opener.

Catalan team thus ended their 9 matches winning streak but still remain unbeatean after getting through one of the toughest venues of the calender.

Here is what Barca coach Valverde: had to say about the 1-1 draw:

"I have a positive feeling from the game," he said. "We must value a point against a great rival who had taken the lead."

"In the first half, we found it difficult to make chances. After half-time, we were able to break up the game. We were more exposed, but we had more chances."

"[After the equaliser] we had chances to win the match, too. It was a great game in general, with a great atmosphere."

"The confidence of forwards can change very quickly - especially when they score. He worked very well in the area and hopefully he can go on a good run."

"In the second half, we had many chances and deserved more than the draw," he said. "I'm happy to score the goal, but it's more important to help the team so they do not lose. I always try to help."