Alberola Rojas, referee for Barça-Elche
The Barça receives this Saturday (6.30 pm) at the Camp Nou to Elche, forced again to break his losing streak if he does not want to continue moving away from the top positions of LaLiga. The referee of the Castilla-La Mancha committee Javier Alberola Rojas He will be in charge of directing the meeting between Barcelona and Elche and will be assisted in the VAR for Jose Maria Sanchez Martinez.
To their 30 years, Saturday will be Fifth game that Alberola Rojas is refereeing to Barça, who has not lost with him. So far, the balance is two ties and two wins, against him Girona (6-1) in the 2017/18 season and against him Valladolid (5-1) the 2019/20. That same course, in Anoeta, Barça drew with him (2-2), in a duel marked by the VAR, which in the face of a practically identical action did indicate a penalty from Busquets but instead ignored one on Piqué in added time. He also directed a Barça- Eibar (1-1) the 2020/21 season, played on December 30 of last year.
To the Elche, Alberola Rojas has refereed him two games and both ended in defeat for the people of Elche. In Sánchez Pizjuán against Sevilla (2-0) and in Alcoraz against Huesca (3-1), both last season.