FC Barcelona eliminated from UCL

This is the simple truth: FC Barcelona eliminated from UCL. Simeone’s team appeared in the way to the dream of the blaugranas. Two goals scored by Antoine Griezmann classified Atletico de Madrid for the UEFA Champions League semifinals.

FC Barcelona eliminated from UCL

Pique with Carrasco (Sergio Perez - Reuters)
Pique with Carrasco (Sergio Perez – Reuters)

The main reason to see FC Barcelona eliminated from UCL is the inaccuracy of their players. They only made a goal in more than 180 minutes in this UEFA Champions League quarter-final. In this match they had too many good opportunities but a mix of the great performance of Oblak tonight and the bad luck of the strikers made this ending agonic.

The end of the second ‘triplete’ dream

In the past season FC Barcelona won five, but after this elimination they will need to focus on La Liga and Copa del Rey where they are leading by three points and classified for the final, respectively.

They wanted to revalidate the UEFA Champions League title, but this time it was impossible. The bad performance in these last two weeks is affecting to the end of season aspirations. Since the team lost the Real Madrid match they lost six points in La Liga and tonight they say goodbye to the most important title they could win.

A night for Griezzmann

The french Real Sociedad former player lived a magical night where he found the first goal. Once he changed the match (36′) he killed it with a penalty that finished with our aspirations after scoring it (88′). It ended with a 2-0 for the local team, 3-2 in the aggregate. That signed their ticket for the semifinals.

FC Barcelona eliminated from UCL while Leo Messi fights with Lucas Hernandez
FC Barcelona eliminated from UCL while Leo Messi fights with Lucas Hernandez

Leo Messi had his time too and fought until the end of the match, he is not in his best moment.

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