Stunning Suarez streak comes to an end for Barcelona

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An incredible streak that saw a Luis Suarez goal linked to an unbeaten Barcelona has come to an end after 72 matches.

Barcelona have lost for the first time in a match that Luis Suarez has scored in.

Sunday's 2-1 La Liga loss against Deportivo La Coruna at the Riazor was the 73rd Barca match in all competitions that had seen Suarez find the net.

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The previous 72 had seen Barca go on to win 67 and draw five, but this shock loss ended that remarkable run.

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Four days after recording the biggest comeback in Champions League history against Paris Saint-Germain, Barca were poor as they fell to a costly defeat in the title race.

Joselu punished a first-half mistake from goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen to put hosts Depor ahead - his only other two league goals this season came against Real Madrid.

Suarez, who scored four when Barca won 8-0 at the Riazor last season, appeared to have got the visitors back on track after the break within a minute of the restart.

But Depor captain Alex Bergantinos' header with 16 minutes remaining proved decisive.

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