Araujo left the sphere within the 67th minute after clashing heads with teammate Gavi and was despatched to the hospital to bear additional assessments.
The victory noticed Barça tighten its grip on second place in La Liga by transferring seven factors away from third-placed Sevilla.
Memphis Depay opened the scoring after a superb piece of talent from Ousmane Dembélé and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang doubled Barcelona’s lead simply earlier than halftime — regardless of being outplayed for a lot for the primary half.
Shortly after the break, Aubameyang scored once more following one other help from Dembélé, however a misplaced move from goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen then allowed Iago Aspas to drag one again for Celta.
Hopes of a comeback, nonetheless, have been dented quickly after as Jeison Murillo was despatched off for a problem on Depay.
There was then a prolonged break in play as Araujo obtained therapy earlier than being taken off the pitch in an ambulance and changed by Clément Lenglet.
“Right now, we did issues effectively. Perhaps, the primary half was a bit difficult, however within the second, it was a lot better,” stated Aubameyang.
“That is constructive for us to proceed preventing for this second place.”
Requested about Araujo’s situation after the sport, Barcelona supervisor Xavi stated the defender is “okay” and would keep in hospital in a single day.
Barcelona has two league video games left this season — towards Getafe on Sunday and Villarreal subsequent week.