It was expected to be a stroll in the park for Barcelona but as evidenced by the scoreline, goals were hard to come by for the La Liga champions as they labored to a 1-0 win over bottom-of-the-table Granada
Here are 5 talking points from Barcelona's 1-2 victory against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Barcelona carried their free-scoring form from the Celtic game into the match against Leganes as they ran riot, pumping in 5 goals in the Leganes net.
Barcelona's Brazilian attacker Rafinha showed his goalscoring skills as he blasted one into the top corner from just outside the box.
Olympic gold medalist Rafinha has reportedly admitted he may pursue a move away from Barcelona in lieu of regular first-team football.
Barcelona have been boosted by the news that midfielder Rafinha, who has been out for 6 months, has been given the medical green light to play again ahead of the Catalans' trip to El Madrigal.
La Liga champions FC Barcelona are looking to exploit a potential loophole in the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) rules, which could allow them to register Turkey international Arda Turan ahead of schedule
As FC Barcelona prepare to host Levante hoping to extend their winning run to four games in the La Liga, they must keep in mind that they have three games in a space of six days. The Blaugrana will need to make use of their full squad if they are to keep the players fresh in this tough run of fixtures. At such a time, the injury to Barcelona's '12th man' Rafinha comes as a major blow. We look at three players who can replace him.
An Alessandro Florenzi wonder goal lit up the Stadio Olympico as AS Roma held FC Barcelona to a 1-1 draw in the opening round of the UEFA Champions League.
FC Barcelona superstar Neymar scored twice in the second half after coming on as a substitute to help Brazil to a 4-1 victory over United States of America.