Manchester united welcome Barcelona to
their home soil after their last meeting in
Wembley which sees Barcelona defeats man
united 3-1 to win the Uefa champions league
Two of Europe’s heavyweights step into the
ring, both attempting to hand their opponent
a decisive blow before meeting again in the
second leg at Camp Nou next week
Luis Suárez puts Barça ahead. But the flag is
up for offside… It’s given! And correctly so
after VAR had a review, though it was an
Own-goal from Luke shaw.
The home team got the early early shock
when the visitor took the lead. Lionel Messi
injured in the 29th minute of the game with
Chris Smalling hitting him on his nose.
Manchester united did so well in the second
half of the game to hold their visitors down,
chances were creates by both sides , both the
game ended 1-0 in favour of Barcelona, giving
them an away goal advantage.
So, Barcelona will line up at the Camp Nou on
Tuesday evening with many feeling that they
already have one foot in the semi-final. A
Suárez-assisted Luke Shaw own-goal was the
difference in terms of scoreline, but United
will take some hope from their comeback in
Paris. Real quality was in short supply
tonight, with a defensive mistake looking
more likely to cause trouble for the
goalkeepers, but there was always something
To keep our attention fixed.