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Juventus
L. Messi 45'
I. Rakitić 56'
L. Messi 69'
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A clinical performance from Barcelona, who have started their UEFA Champions League campaign with a resounding win. They thoroughly outplayed a depleted Juventus and it was one man - Lionel Messi - who made all the difference, scoring his first and second goal against Buffon while also providing the chance on a plate to Rakitic. 

Juventus outplayed Barcelona in the first leg of their quarter final tie last season and the Catalan giants - sans Neymar - have returned the favour. This all sets us up for an exciting second game in Turin later in the year.
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90+2' Full Time: Barcelona 3-0 Juventus
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Juventus try to threaten Barcelona but fail to conjure something of note.
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90' 2 minutes of stoppage time.
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89' Yelow Card: Caligara is booked within 2 minutes of coming on for a cynical foul from behind.
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Barcelona are happy recycling possession as they wind the clock down. Juventus don't seem too eager either.
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87' Substitution: 17-year-old Fabrizio Caligara comes on in place of Gonzalo Higuain.
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The corner comes to nothing as it is cleared out for a throw in by Bernardeschi. From the throw in, Barcelona string a couple of passes together before the game is brought to a halt as the ball goes out.
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85' Barcelona win a corner after Paulinho forced Sandro to take the ball behind.
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83' Substitution: Andre Gomes comes on as Andres Iniesta is being withdrawn.
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Pique then makes an excellent goal line clearance to deny Juventus.
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81' Dybala forces Ter Stegen into making a good save. The Argentine had the ball on the edge of the box and he tries to curl it into the bottom corner but an excellent save from the German denied him.
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Alba squared a ball to Suarez in the middle and it squirms underneath Buffon to fall into the path of the Uruguayan, who taps home after some thought.
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Still 3-0. That looked like a goal but the assistant had his flag up and correctly so.
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78' GOOOOAAAAALLLLL!!!! Barcelona make it 4! Suarez scores. OHH No he doesn't. The referee has ruled out the goal for offside.
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77' Substitution: Paulinho comes on to replace Rakitic.
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76' Pjanic plays one to Dybala down the right, the Argentine passes it to Bernardeschi with his first touch, whose poor shot goes into the hands of Ter Stegen.
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74' Yellow Card: Pjanic is next to be booked by the referee.
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Substitution: Sergi Roberto comes on as Barcelona take off Dembele.
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Massimiliano Allegri should make some changes to instill some vigor into his team.
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73' Juventus look bereft of ideas as they try to find a way past the Barcelona defence. 
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Barcelona had lost the first leg against Juventus 3-0 in Turin, and tonight they have returned the favour until now. Can they hold on to it? Will they be able to add to it?
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Iniesta plays a ball to Messi down the right, he still has a lot to do, with at least 4 Juventus defenders ahead of him. The Argentine drops his shoulder before cutting in and evading a couple of challenges, he then calmly catches Buffon wrong footed and hits the ball into the far corner.
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69' GOOOAAAALLLLL!!!! WHO ELSE BUT LIONEL MESSI! There is no stopping him tonight! That's his 99th goal in European competitions.
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66' Suarez goes close. Alba is released down the left and the Spaniard crosses it for Suarez in the middle, the Uruguayan fails to make proper contact and the ball goes over.
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64' Bernardeschi gets into the act as soon as he comes on. Juventus have a corner and the ball goes out to the Italian, who attempts a left footed shot from range that had Ter Stegen interested for a while.
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63' Substitution: Bentancur is being replaced by Bernardeschi.
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61' Messi and Suarez stand over it. It is the 5-time Ballon d'Or winner who connects with his left foot and tries to caress it into the top left corner, however, Buffon palms it away for a corner.
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60' Yellow Card: Barzagli fouls Dembele at the edge of the box and goes into the referee's books for it. Great chance for Barcelona.
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59' Matuidi brings down Rakitic and Barcelona win a free-kick, surprisingly, no card from the referee.
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The ball is played to Messi down the right, the Argentine bursts into the box before trying to pass it towards the back post, Sturaro was there and he tries to clear it but only as far as Rakitic, who pokes it past Buffon to make it 2.
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56' GOOOAAAAALLLLL!!! Barcelona make it 2! Rakitic doubles the lead. 
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54' Yellow Card: Lionel Messi is booked for urging the referee to book Pjanic for a nasty foul.
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52' ALMOST A SECOND FOR MESSI! He hadn't scored against Buffon before tonight and it could have been two only now. 
Alba squares the ball to Messi, who is just outside the box, the Argentine connects with it first time and curls it past buffon, but it rattles off the upright and goes out only after rebounding off Buffon. 
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48' Dybala skies a great chance. Sturaro squares one to Dybala in the middle, the Argentine connects with his left foot but sends it well over the ball.
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This time Barcelona are playing left to right and Juventus, the opposite. 
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46' And we are back underway in the second half.
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The players are back in the tunnel. Will we score more goals in the second half, I bet we have a couple more at least. 
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And we are almost ready for the restart.
89'
F. Caligara
87'
F. Caligara
G. Higuaín
André Gomes
Iniesta
83'
Paulinho
I. Rakitić
77'
75'
M. Pjanić
Sergi Roberto
O. Dembélé
71'
L. Messi
assist: Iniesta
69'
63'
F. Bernardeschi
R. Bentancur
61'
A. Barzagli
I. Rakitić
56'
L. Messi
54'
L. Messi
assist: L. Suárez
45'
41'
S. Sturaro
M. De Sciglio
Nélson Semedo
35'
25'
R. Bentancur
Tournament UEFA Champions League 2017-18 - Week 1
Stadium Camp Nou
Match time Wed, 13 Sep 2017, 12:15 AM
Juventus (4-2-3-1)
Massimiliano Allegri (Manager)
1
M. ter Stegen
18
Jordi Alba
23
S. Umtiti
3
Piqué
2
Nélson Semedo
8
Iniesta
5
Sergio Busquets
4
I. Rakitić
10
L. Messi
9
L. Suárez
11
O. Dembélé
1
G. Buffon
12
Alex Sandro
4
M. Benatia
15
A. Barzagli
2
M. De Sciglio
14
B. Matuidi
5
M. Pjanić
11
Douglas Costa
10
P. Dybala
30
R. Bentancur
9
G. Higuaín
Juventus (4-2-3-1)
Massimiliano Allegri (Manager)
Barcelona Subs
15
Paulinho
13
J. Cillessen
16
Deulofeu
14
J. Mascherano
20
Sergi Roberto
6
Denis Suárez
21
André Gomes
Juventus Subs
22
K. Asamoah
33
F. Bernardeschi
38
F. Caligara
34
L. Merio
24
D. Rugani
27
S. Sturaro
23
W. Szczęsny
64% POSSESSION 36%
9 SHOTS 13
5 SHOTS ON GOAL 7
9 FOULS 15
6 CORNERS 4
3 OFFSIDES 0
2 YELLOW CARDS 4
0 RED CARDS 0
6 SAVES 2
Pos Club P W D L GD Pts
Group A
1 Manchester United 6 5 0 1 9 15
2 FC Basel 1893 6 4 0 2 6 12
3 PFK CSKA Moskva 6 3 0 3 -2 9
4 SL Benfica 6 0 0 6 -13 0
Group B
1 Paris Saint-Germain 6 5 0 1 21 15
2 Bayern München 6 5 0 1 7 15
3 Celtic 6 1 0 5 -13 3
4 RSC Anderlecht 6 1 0 5 -15 3
Group C
1 Roma 6 3 2 1 3 11
2 Chelsea 6 3 2 1 8 11
3 Atlético Madrid 6 1 4 1 1 7
4 Qarabağ Ağdam FK 6 0 2 4 -12 2
Group D
1 Barcelona 6 4 2 0 8 14
2 Juventus 6 3 2 1 2 11
3 Sporting Clube Portugal 6 2 1 3 -1 7
4 OlympiakosP 6 0 1 5 -9 1
Group E
1 Liverpool 6 3 3 0 17 12
2 Sevilla 6 2 3 1 0 9
3 FK Spartak Moskva 6 1 3 2 -4 6
4 NK Maribor 6 0 3 3 -13 3
Group F
1 Manchester City 6 5 0 1 9 15
2 FC Shakhtar Donetsk 6 4 0 2 0 12
3 Napoli 6 2 0 4 0 6
4 Feyenoord Rotterdam 6 1 0 5 -9 3
Group G
1 Beşiktaş Jimnastik Kulübü 6 4 2 0 6 14
2 FC Porto 6 3 1 2 5 10
3 RB Leipzig 6 2 1 3 -1 7
4 AS Monaco 6 0 2 4 -10 2
Group H
1 Tottenham Hotspur 6 5 1 0 11 16
2 Real Madrid 6 4 1 1 10 13
3 Borussia Dortmund 6 0 2 4 -6 2
4 APOEL 6 0 2 4 -15 2
Updated: Sep 13, 2017 02:09 AM | Published: Sep 13, 2017 00:22 AM