FC Barcelona under Ronaldo Koeman have not been in their best shape following their previous league standing and loses recently.
Barcelona have been on the backline of results both in the Laliga Santander and their wish to change such fate in the UEFA champions league only added more troubles.
FC Barcelona in their first UCL leg tie won by 2-0 as Alvaro Morata scored 3 goals which well all ruled offside.
Cristiano Ronaldo on the night was out due to a self isolation and had to watch from home as his side lost to the Catalans.
The return encounter between the teams saw Cristiano Ronaldo ‘the human machine’ available for action as he has been waiting to play against Lionel Messi who many have been saying is his fierce rival but CR7 only sees him as another footballer doing well for him team.
On the match day night at Camp Nou in Spain, all seemed ready for action but little did many know it was going to be a one way traffic. Cristiano Ronaldo was lively and noted everywhere as he urged his side to a 3-0 win at the Camp Nou. Ronaldo netted a brace as Leonardo Bonucci added a third.
Messi on the night was left to play Juventus alone as the overall performance of his team was below expectations. Camp Nou that has been a secred ground for Barca has now turned into a playing ground.
Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored more goals against Barca with Juventus that Messi has during the same time range. For the first time since 2007, Barcelona has placed 2nd on the UCL group table with Juventus claiming top position as both teams proceed to the knockout stages.
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