The star player Lionel Messi and Ousmane Dembele lead Barcelona on the top of group, as Barcelona win away to Juventus by 2-0 in The UEFA Champions League Group G clash in Allianz Stadium. Read the whole article for detailed information about Juventus vs Barcelona.
UEFA champions league Juventus vs Barcelona
It was 14th minute of game when Dembele struck a deflected shot towards the goal post and this gave an initial lead to Barca. In 89th minute Bernardeschi brought down Anus Fati and this gave Barcelona one more chance to hit the spot. Lionel Messy did not waste it and struck the final nail in the coffin. Juventus badly missed they key player Christiano Ronaldo, who has tested positive for COVID 19 two weeks ago. They were unfortunate when two goals from Alvaro Morata had gone disallowed in the first half of the game. He got another chance in second half but alas, that also called down as his heels was offside, shown by VAR.
With this stunning performance, Barcelona have reached on the top of group G with 6 points. They have won their two consecutive games in the league so far. Barcelona has set another milestone in record book as they have lost only one game in their last 18 UEFA Champions League group stage games. They have 11 wins and 6 Draws in the stats book. This win is definitely going to reduce the pressure of them after their defeat in El Clasico.
Juventus had a bad day, as it was their second defeat at home ground after November 2018. They have lost three chances as their three goals disallowed fir offside by Alvira Morato and another player Merih Demiral got dismissed for two bookable offences. They have lost their last match here on the hands of Manchester United by 1-2. Apart from these two games, they have an excellent record of 15 wins and 8 Draws. Juventus are holding the second position in the points table with 3 points.