JAC Sport, Yokohama - Barcelona confirm themselves out as champions in the Club World Cup 2011. Catalan club's 4-0 win over Santos in the final at Yokohama International Stadium, Sunday, December 18, 2011.
Since the beginning of Barcelona have made a defense Santos hassles. The game quickly with short passes do it by Lionel Messi and his friends along the part-time early.
17th Minute, Messi immediately able to break the deadlock. Cooperation with Xavi Hernandez can be resolved properly by the candidate of the world's best players.
It only took seven minutes for Barcelona to be able to double the advantage. In the 24th minute, Daniel Alves to acceleration on the right side and then cross off, the ball was driven by a Santos defender actually fall at the feet of Xavi and Xavi hard kick that can not be diantispasi by goalkeeper Santos, Rafael.
Despite trying to get up, but Santos still can not reverse the dominance of Los Azulgranas -Barcelona nickname-. In fact, Pep Guardiola team who continued to press again to record the third goal halftime ahead (minute 45), this time turn Cesc Fabregas who listed his name on the list of scorers. The first half matches ended with the score 3-0.
3-0 lead in the first half, Barcelona still trying to appear to attack in the second half. The game quickly from foot to foot is still performed by Lionel Messi and his friends.
Santos himself kept trying to offset the Barcelona game. Occasionally they managed to launch a counterattack, though ultimately always denied by Los Azulgranas defense like Gerard Pique, Carles Puyol, Daniel Alves and Eric Abidal.
Barcelona gained a number of opportunities in 45 minutes the second half of this. But only in 82rd minutes they can add to the advantage to 4-0.
Messi scored goal again. He got a pass from Dani Alves in the forbidden box. Since it was not guarded, candidate in 2011 is the world's best players to freely outwit the opponent goalkeeper, Rafael, for the next struck the skin round past the goal line.
In the remaining time of the match, Barcelona continued to press. They like not to give breath to the Santos defense. Unfortunately, until the referee blew the long whistle signaled the fight was over the European Champions League defending champions were not authorized to add another goal. Finally ending the match with a score of 4-0 to Barcelona.
Line Up :
Santos : Rafael, Danilo, Edu Dracena, Durval, Leo, Henrique, Arouca, Ganso, Neymar, Borges.
Barcelona : Valdes, Dani Alves, Puyol, Pique, Abidal, Busquets, Xavi, Thiago, Iniesta, Messi, Fabregas.