November 4, 2020

Juventus 0-2 Barcelona: Dembele, Messi punish ten-men Juve

Juventus 0-2 Barcelona: Dembele, Messi punish Juve

Barcelona selected maximum points at Allianz Arena on Wednesday night complying with a 2-0 victory over Juventus.

Ousmane Dembele’s deflected opener and also Lionel Messi’s late penalty did the damages. Merih Demiral was dispatched for the hosts with about 10 minutes to play, yet they were second-best to the guests for long periods anyhow.

It took Barcelona fourteen minutes to take the lead via Ousmane Dembele. Lionel Messi chose the Frenchman with an excellent cross-field pass. Dembele drove at the Juve protection and after that fired at goal. His shot knotted up over Chiesa as well as offered Szczesny no chance.

Juventus had a nearly instantaneous response as Morata ruptured into the box. Neto made a fantastic one-handed save to refute the Spaniard and although Morata embeded the rebounded, it showed up to have come off his hand.

In the 30th minute, Morata was denied again for an offside flag. He entered ahead of Araujo to fulfill Cuadrado’s cross however the flag was rightly elevated.

In the second half, Morata had the ball in the net again, once again the goal really did not count as he was flagged offside. There was a quick VAR check as well as the goal didn’t start.

Juventus were reduced to ten men as Demiral was dispatched for a foul on Busquests. He left his foot in on Busquests as well as appropriately picked up his 2nd yellow.

In the stoppage time, Barcelona were handed a penalty complying with Bernardeschi’s dreadful challenge on Fati. Captain great Lionel Messi stepped up and made indisputable as he scored the second of the evening.