UEFA Champions League 2019 Barcelona vs Borussia Dortmund – Barcelona makes its way into the round of 16 after defeating Borussia Dortmund 3 goals to 1, it was a Messi masterclass as the magician swiftly cut through the defense and made amazing plays. Messi was involved in all the goals scored by Barcelona as he scored one and assisted two.
UEFA Champions League 2019 Barcelona vs Borussia Dortmund – Borussia Dortmund have been performing poorly and rumors regarding the sacking of their coach have been circulating for a while now, Barcelona was arguably playing their best football of the season so far majorly because it Messi returning to his form and bewildering the opposing players. Luis Suarez was given offside for the first attempt at goal but minutes later, he scored the opening goal in a similar fashion after a link up with Messi and finishing the ball by nutmegging Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Buerki.
UEFA Champions League 2019 Barcelona vs Borussia Dortmund Match Highlights
The Argentine doubled the lead four minutes later scoring his 613th goal for the club in his 700th appearance. It was a left-foot shot from eight yards away. The second goal was a result of a bad pass from Mats Hummels which got intercepted and led to the magician’s goal. Ousmane Dembele who formerly played for Borussia Dortmund got substituted in the first half by Antoinne Griezmann who according to fans should have started the game in place of Suarez.
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UEFA Champions League 2019 Barcelona vs Borussia Dortmund – The front 3 of Barcelona played very well and Griezmann got his name on the scoresheet driving the ball into the far post. Dortmund got a consolation goal which was scored by Jadon Sancho who was brought in the second half. The Englishman was given ample amount of time to set his shot which beat Ter Stegen in goal. Julian Brandt was the highlight of the German squad. He rotated the ball well and his pass led to the only goal.
UEFA Champions League 2019 Barcelona vs Borussia Dortmund – Group F still needs another team that will get promoted to the next round. Inter and Dortmund currently are both sitting at 7 points after Inter defeated Slavia Prague with the same scoreline. Inter lead Dortmund on a goal’s difference. For Dortmund to qualify for the next round they will have to get the 3 points against Prague while Barcelona wins against Inter.
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