FT: BARCELONA 1-2 REAL MADRID
Real Madrid defeated Barcelona following an impressive performance at the Nou Camp.
Real opened the scoring with a wonderful counter-attack on 32 minutes as David Alaba stole the ball from Memphis Depay down his own half before passing to Vinicius Junior, who dribbled past Oscar Mingueza down the left flank and found Rodrygo with a stunning long ball.
The Brazilian passed pack to Alaba down the left flank where the Bayern Munich legend beat Marc-Andre ter Stegen with an unstoppable shot that ended up in the Barca goalkeeper’s bottom left corner
The Blaugrana came back stronger in the second half and pushed for an equaliser but were done by another counter-attack.
Lucas Vazquez found Marco Asensio down the left flank and the forward shot from a tight angle forcing a save from Ter Stegen.
Jordi Alba failed to clear the ball in time and Lucas fired it in the back of the net in the fourth minute of stoppage time.
Barcelona protested for a penalty in the build-up as Gerard Pique seemed to have been pushed down in the build-up.
The Catalan giants finally got their goal three minutes later when Serginho Dest’s ball from the left found Sergio Aguero, who beat Thibaut Courtois with a fine finish
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