Wednesday, September 14, 2011
FC Barcelona 2-2 AC Milan
Milan goal scored by Pato in the 1st and Thiago Silva on 90th minutes. While the Barcelona goal was scored by Pedro in 36th minutes and Villa through the beautiful free kick in 50th minute. With this result, the two clubs share a single digit in the first game.
Opening the first half matches, Milan who was unseeded managed to surprise the Catalunya public with a quick goal was scored by Pato in the 1st. Goals scored through individual action after receiving feedback from Nocerino. Brazilian international striker was immediately perform a solo run and managed to penetrate the defenses of Barcelona and successfully scored goal to the Barca goal who guarded by Barca goalkeeper, Valdes.
After conceding, Barcelona reacted by conducting the onslaught. With a led by two genius midfielder, Iniesta and Xavi, Barca continued to press the defense to Allegri team with dominate possession. Various golden opportunity had been created by Messi cs, but unfortunately the Milan back line strong enough to block the attack Barca.
However, Barcelona's relentless attack finally paid off. At 36th minute, Messi try to puncture the Milan defense line and managed to provide feedback to Pedro who grabbed the ball from the left goalpost and into the goal scored by Milan. score 1-1. These results do not change until the halftime.
In the second half, Barcelona dominated possession again. Pressure continues waged cs Messi made a couple of times retainer Milan offense. As a result, in 50th minute, David Villa scored the Barca second goal through the beautiful free-kick awarded by referee. Barca winning 2-1.
Winning goal, did not make Barca loosen the attack. Barca continued to press the Milan defense. Continue to receive the attack, Milan was the focus of the defense by keeping the rotation players by entering Emmanuelsen and Aquilani, who replaced Cassano and Van Bommel.
Until near the end of the match, Barcelona seems to be successfully achieved full points. However, Barca victory is in sight was interrupted by a goal back through a header from Milan player, Thiago Silva in the 90th minute. Brazil international defender goal is scored by use of a corner kick by Seedorf. Score draw, 2-2.
Barca little time left to make it difficult to try to score additional goals. Finally, game ends a draw for both teams.
FC Barcelona : Valdes, Daniel Alves, Abidal, Xavi Hernandez, Iniesta (Fabregas 39'), Mascherano, Keita (Puyol 67'), Busquets, Villa 50'(Affelay 84'), Messi 36', Pedro
AC Milan : Abbiati, Nesta, Zambrotta, Abate, Thiago Silva 90', van Bommel (Aquilani 77'), Seedorf, Nocerino, Boateng (Ambrosini 34'), Pato 1', Cassano (Emanuelsen 62')