89' Luis Suarez tries and outrageous attempt at goal and the ball is just so easy for the Manchester City goalkeeper to collect.
SUBSTITUTION: Nolito replaces Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
87' OFFSIDE! Luis Suarez is chipped the ball in by Busquets but the linesman calls the play back as the Barcelona striker was clearly offside.
85' The counter attack ends with a poor cross and Barcelona are flying down to the other side of the pitch to pull one back.
83' BACK-TO-BACK CORNERS! The 2nd corner is poor one and Barcelona are back peddling as Manchester City start a counter once again!
82' CLASSIC SUAREZ! He pulls himself back to get into the path of Otamendi who was jumping into head the ball away. Referee awards the free-kick to Barcelona. Messi takes this one and it's gone behind for a corner after hitting the wall.
81' OUCH! Brutal challenge by Mascherano on Aguero but he's got the ball first and the referee has made a brilliant decision there!
80' Aguero has his shot hit the side netting after a brilliant no-look pass by Silva put him though.
77' Barcelona have a brilliant chance to pull one back but Neymar is called offside!
There were appeals for a handball by Aguero when the ball deflected off him but the linesman's decision is spot on as we see in the replays. His hands were very close to him body and is hit him on his thigh and not his hand mainly.
74' Aguero, De Bruyne and Navas combine well do ever so well to make that counter-attack so successful. Aguero hold up the ball till his team-mates come up and then De Bruyne slips the ball to Navas into the box whose cross is palmed away by Ter Stegen but it deflects off Aguero and falls to Gundogan who does not miss an open goal! Manchester City 3-1 Barcelona
73' CORNER TO BARCELONA!
71' Manchester City clearly the better side in the 2nd half. They have had all the possession and chances but ar still just one goal ahead. Barcelona have 2-3 good chances and they haven't converted them as well.
SUBSTITUTION: Sterling off for Navas (Manchester City)
68' ANOTHER MINUTE - ANOTHER COUNTER-ATTACK! Sterling is caught offside this time though and his shot is palmed away by Ter Stegen as well.
67' ANOTHER COUNTER-ATTACK! Silva has a brilliant chance to make it 3-1 but he's blocked by Mascherano and it goes out for a goal-kick.
66' WHAT A CHANCE! Manchester City break out on yet another counter attack and it's a miss yet again! Kevin De Bruyne's shot is just wide of the post. Will these misses come back to haunt them?
65' WOODWORK! Barcelona have a wonderful chance to equalise as Luis Suarez cuts the ball through to Andre Gomes.. He has all the time and space in the world but his shot comes off the crossbar!
63' WHAT A CHANCE! Arda Turan is sloppy to get on the ball and Kolarov intercepts the pass! He and Silva combine well to start a counter and Silva puts Kolarov through on the left flank. The defender puts in a dangerous cross and somehow De Bruyne can't get on the end of it! Aguero comes in sliding and get a corner as the ball deflects off Umtiti and goes behind.
Fernando replaces Fernandinho (Manchester City)
Arda Turan replaces Rakitic (Barcelona)
57' Free-kick to Manchester City just outside the box and it's Silva to curls it into the box. Aguero does well to jump high and head towards goal but it's just wide.
55' Sterling is brought down near the Barcelona box again but is denied a free kick by the referee. He furious with the decision. He's gotta be careful here as he's already on a booking!
54' Sterling with a similar ball in from the left wing this time but it goes out for a goal-kick. Agüero was pulled back by Mascherano in the bulid-up but referee says it's not a foul!
53' CHANCE! Brilliant ball in by De Bruyne from the right wing but it's deflected off a Barcelona player for a corner on the other side of the goal.
51' Barcelona are caught out on the counter-attack and Aguero squares the ball to Silva who is fouled by Busquets 20 yards out from goal. Kevin de Bruyne steps up to take the free-kick and curls it into the far corner! Ter Stegen has a touch but it's not enough to keep it out. Manchester City 2-1 Barcelona
48' ANOTHER CHANCE! Barcelona are caught out again and Manchester City have another attempt at goal. Agüero is the one with a shot at goal this time but it wide!
46' WHAT A CHANCE! Barcelona make a mistake near their box again and Manchester City have a glorious opportunity to take the lead. Aguero slips the ball to Sterling but his first touch is horrendous and it takes him to a tight angle but still he manages to shoot only for it to hit the side of the net! Barcelona are very very lucky to be level on terms here.
44' The corner is a poor one and it cleared away with ease. Barcelona are on the back foot now!
43' Manchester City have upped the tempo since the goal and they are looking to make it 2-1 before the break. They win a corner and Zabaleta is jubilant - wants to crowd to cheer a lot more!
41' CHANCE! WHAT A CHANCE! Manchester City have a brilliant chance to make it 2-1 with Silva, Fernandinho and Aguero on the counter with Sterling wide. Fernandinho and Silva play a quick one-two but Fernandinho's shot is just wide of the post. Aguero tried to get a touch on it to diverte it into the goal but just could not get there!
39' Dangerous play by Barcelona as they keep passing the ball near their own penalty box and a loose one falls onto the path of Sergio Aguero. The Argetine does well to slip it to Sterling who does well to put it on the plate for Gundogan at the far post! What a goal! Manchester City 1-1 Barcelona
37' CHANCE! Another chance to Luis Suarez but the striker's shot is blocked by the Manchester City defenders.
34' DOUBLE CHANCE! The free kick is whipped in but is half-cleared by Gundogan. It balls at the feet on Andre Gomes who's unmarked inside the box but he's unable to get the ball past Stones who does extremely well to block the shot. The ball is crossed to Messi who puts it on the head of an unmarked Luis Surez inside the six yard box but the Uruguyan is anable to guide the ball into the back of the net.
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