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Barcelona midfielder Rakitic: We proved our spirit at Rayo

Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic says they can be happy with the manner of victory at Rayo Vallecano.

It took two late goals for Barcelona to turn a 2-1 deficit into a 3-2 win.

"If it was so easy to correct our problems then we would do it right now," Rakitic said after the match.

"We had to be a little smarter, responding to their pressure and playing longer.

"We've had bad luck and gave a good reaction and I think that winning like this reinforces the team."

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