I think we did not deserve the defeat. In the end, we did not score and we lost.
We have to keep holding our heads high and working together,” Philippe Coutinho has told the club’s official website.
“It is negative to lose these games, in the situation we are in, but we are all willing to give the back to this.
We are with this mentality of taking Barca where it deserves, which is competing for the titles and giving joy to the fans,” the Brazilian added.
Barcelona have lost 1-0 to Rayo Vallecano.
The Catalans missed plenty of clear-cut scoring opportunities throughout the 90 minutes.
Coutinho has put in one of his worst-ever career performances, struggling upfront and losing too many balls