Saturday, October 22, 2011
Barceloana 0-0 Sevilla
They put forward attack occurred since the first half. In the second half, Sevilla goalkeeper, Javi Varas to rescue his team to break the attack several times by Lionel Messi et al.
In minute 53th, Varas thwart efforts Andres Iniesta to break his goal. Three minutes later, Messi, who turns only wide of the Varas goal.
In minute 59th and 60th, Varas prevent Adriano Correia and Iniesta do the same thing. Varas best rescue occurs when a hard kick curved block of Adriano.
In minute 70th to the end of normal time, Varas fall up to save his goal. However, the effort had finally threatened when his team mate, Federico Fazio, he dropping the Barca players in the penalty box on 91 minutes.
The referee immediately pointed to the spot and forward Messi as executor. However, the penalty could be executed before a fight broke out between players involving Cesc Fabregas and Frederic Kanoute. Do not know what happened, Fabregas fell to the bottom and make Kanoute sent off.
When he finally resumed penalty, Messi again fails to scored goal to Sevilla's goal. Direction of the kick correctly guessed by Varas and fruitful only corner kick.
At the end of the game, another player is sent off Sevilla's Fernando Navarro. He was red-carded after a tackle Pedro in injury time.
However, the superior number of players did not make the Barca scored. Until the end of the match score 0-0 for both teams survive. These results make Barca just add one point to 18 and failed to overtake Real Madrid at the top of the standings.
A few hours earlier, Madrid won 4-0 over host Malaga.
FC Barcelona : Valdes (GK), Alves, Adriano, Abidal, Mascherano, Xavi, Thiago (Fabrgeas'74), Keita (Pedro 62'), Iniesta, Villa, Messi
Sevilla : Varas (GK), Caceres, Navarro, Escude, Fazio, Campana (Rakitic 71'), Medel, Navaz, Trochowski (Coke 63'), Armenteros, Manu (Kanoute 67') (sources : vivanews.com)