Lionel messi scored a goal and showed a high level in the 2-0 win of Barcelona against Juventus as a visitor, to be at the top of Group E of the UEFA Champions League with 6 points, three more than the Italian team, which finished second.
Not a minute had elapsed when Merih Demiral made a serious mistake at the start and handed the ball to Leo, who controlled inside the area, but when shooting he found the foot of Leonardo Bonucci.
At 13 ‘, after a few minutes without interventions close to the rival goal, Messi changed of front to find to Ousmane Dembélé, who faced the center from the right to take a strong shot and make it 1-0 after a deflection.
An exquisite wall with Antoine Griezmann almost ended in 2-0 22 ‘into the first half, but the Argentine’s shot was very crossed.
Barcelona had one more chance after a combination of Leo with Dembélé, which derived a rebound for Griezmann to shoot, but the Frenchman did not cheer up and ended up playing backwards.
Just at 17 ‘of the second half, Messi had a chance from the goal of the area with a shot that went to the side of the stick. A minute later he found Pedri inside the area, but the youth could not put the second.
At 24 ‘it was still on, He took two off him in the middle of the field and was knocked down by Demiral, who saw the yellow card. The Turk would then be sent off for a second warning.
Five minutes later he captained a counterattack, left hand in hand with Griezmann, who crossed the shot and the ball missed him by a few inches.
At 44 ‘ enabled Ansu Fati, who was knocked down inside the area and gave him the chance to convert from the penalty spot to settle the match.