Goals and Highlights: FC Barcelona 2-2 Atletico Madrid in 2020 La Liga
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Full Time | FC Barcelona 2-2 Atletico Madrid

Barcelona with another painful draw in their quest for the La Liga title. Atleti continues its good run of form and remains third in the table.
6:00 PM6 days ago


Messi crosses, but the defense gets it out!
5:58 PM6 days ago


Lemar is cautioned for a foul on Fati near the corner. This will be Barcelona's last chance.
5:57 PM6 days ago


Atleti giving Barcelona tons of trouble when they attack.

The Blaugrana defense really struggles to clear the ball before a shot can happen.

5:57 PM6 days ago


Four minutes of added time.
5:54 PM6 days ago

90' | Barcelona Substitution

Griezmann will have the last minutes of the match to try to win it.

Arturo Vidal leaves the pitch.

5:54 PM6 days ago


Cross whipped in towards the far post. Ansu Fati heads it, but the referee signals for a foul from the youngster.
5:53 PM6 days ago


Oblak catches a difficult cross that tried to find Arturo Vidal.
5:50 PM6 days ago

84' | Barcelona Substitution

Busquets leaves his place on the pitch for Ansu Fati.
5:48 PM6 days ago

84' | Atleti Substitutions

Correa and Carrasco are replaced by Lemar and Vitolo.
5:48 PM6 days ago


In a set-pieces play, Busquets attempts to find the winner with a header, but the ball is off-target.
5:45 PM6 days ago


It's now Carrasco who is cautioned for a foul on Messi.
5:43 PM6 days ago

75' | Atleti Substitution

Diego Costa, who had just seen the yellow card, is substituted by Alvaro Morata.
5:41 PM6 days ago


The game pauses for the second and final hydration break.
5:40 PM6 days ago


Vidal in good position to score with a header, but it's again wide!
5:40 PM6 days ago


Joao Felix goes for goal, but his attempt is straigth at Ter Stegen's hands.
5:37 PM6 days ago


Vidal starts a play by quickly taking a free-kick near midfield.

After intervention from Messi and Semed, the Chilean ends up ending the play with a shot that is barely off-target!

5:35 PM6 days ago

69' | Atleti Subsitution

Joao Felix comes on instead of Llorente.
5:33 PM6 days ago


Barcelona gets back on the attack as they need the win to stay in the title fight.

Great build-up play between Semedo, Messi and Vidal that ends up in a clearance from Arias.

5:33 PM6 days ago

63' | Barcelona Substitution

Rakitic is replaced by Sergi Roberto.
5:29 PM6 days ago

63' | Atletico Madrid GOOOOOOOOAL!

Saúl takes the penalty again. Despite Ter Stegen's touch on the ball, it goes in and we're equalized again!
5:26 PM6 days ago

62' | Penalty for Atleti!

Semedo fouls Carrasco inside the box and Atletico will have a chance to equalize!
5:26 PM6 days ago


Messi gets a yellow card after disapproving a decision by the referee.
5:25 PM6 days ago


Diego Costa very close to scoring with a header!

The attempt is just inches away from Ter Stegen's right post.

5:20 PM6 days ago

Messi's 700th!

5:20 PM6 days ago


Felipe now sees a yellow card for a foul in midfield.
5:15 PM6 days ago

50' | Barcelona GOOOOOOOAL!

Messi makes his 700th career goal to put Barcelona in front!
5:14 PM6 days ago

48' | Penalty for Barcelona!

Felipe is late to a challenge on Semedo inside the area, and Messi will have a chance to score fromthe spot.
5:13 PM6 days ago

45' | Second Half Begins

We're underway with the last 45 minutes of the clash between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid.
5:09 PM6 days ago

Half Time | Barcelona 1-1 Atletico Madrid

We go to the break with the match equalized.
4:51 PM6 days ago


Carrasco drives the ball from midfield, making his way towards the box.

He gets to the edge of the box and goes for goal, but Barça's center backs are able to get in the way and block his shot.

4:51 PM6 days ago


Four minutes of added time.
4:48 PM6 days ago

The Atleti equalizer.


4:47 PM6 days ago


Messi takes a free-kick which takes a deflection off the wall.

Oblak has to change his trajectory and is barely able to fingertip it over the crossbar.

4:45 PM6 days ago


The match continues with over 60% of possession for Barça, however,, Atletico Madrid continues to fend off all attacks.
4:42 PM6 days ago


Saúl is cautioned after fouling Messi near midfield.
4:37 PM6 days ago


Arias sends a beautiful cross, but both Correa and Llorente are unable to strike towards goal despite touching the ball.
4:35 PM6 days ago


The game pauses for a cooling break.
4:32 PM6 days ago


Alba serves a ball for Messi who tries shooting on his first touch, but the attempt is too wide to worry Oblak.
4:31 PM6 days ago


Barcelona managing to string long possessions, but unable to create any clear chances.

The Colchoneros waiting and marking carefully, always looking to hit the rival on the counter-attack.

4:29 PM6 days ago


Messi gets into the box and curls a beautiful shot that is inches from going in!

What a goal that would've been!

4:25 PM6 days ago

19' | Atletico Madrid GOOOOOOOAL!

This time it's Saúl taking the penalty kick. He sends Ter Stegen the other way and equalizes it!
4:21 PM6 days ago

17' | Penalty will be re-taken!

VAR shows that Ter Stegen was not on the goal line at the moment the penalty was taken and we will repeat the play.

The Barcelona goalkeeper was shown a yellow card due to this.

4:20 PM6 days ago

16' | Penalty saved!

Diego Costa takes the shot from the spot, but Ter Stegen makes the save!
4:18 PM6 days ago

15' | Penalty kick for Atletico Madrid

Carrasco makes a run inside the box and does a quick cut towards the inside causing Vidal to foul him.
4:18 PM6 days ago

This is the play for the 1-0

4:16 PM6 days ago

11' | Barcelona GOOOOOOOAL!

Messi takes a corner-kick towards the first post. Diego Costa tries to get the ball out, but it goes between his legs and finds the back of the net!
4:14 PM6 days ago


Rakitic recovers near the opposing box and fires a shot that forces a diving save from Oblak.
4:10 PM6 days ago


Atleti almost scores!

Carrasco sends a tremendous cross putting two teammates in scoring position.

No one is able to tap the ball in and it ends up being inches wide from the far post.

4:09 PM6 days ago


Cross towards the far post looking for Llorente, but Jordi Alba gets to the ball before the Atletico player could hit a volley.
4:05 PM6 days ago


The first attempt by Barcelona.

Riqui Puig finds Luis Suárez just outside the box. The Uruguayan shoots on his first touch, but the attempt is easy for Oblak.

4:04 PM6 days ago

0' | Kick-off!

We're underway with the match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid!
4:02 PM6 days ago

Both teams step onto the pitch as we get ready for the begining of the game.
3:57 PM6 days ago

The pre-match warmups are finished! Both teams go back to their locker room for the final talk before the kickoff!

We're less than 10 minutes away from kick-off!

3:53 PM6 days ago

Barça won 1-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano in the reverse fixture earlier this season, Leo Messi grabbing the winner with just four minutes to go.
3:47 PM6 days ago

Everything set in the away locker room. The traditional red-and-white shirt awaits as the Atletico players finish up their warm-up.

3:40 PM6 days ago

FC Barcelona has added 3000 personalized shirts to the stands at Camp Nou so the players can get some sense of support despite the empty stadium

3:32 PM6 days ago

The Barcelona warm-up stream is LIVE!

3:29 PM6 days ago

Quique Setien with huge respect for Atletico

"Games with Atlético Madrid are tremendously tight and difficult. They are very sure about what they have to do. But winning has become more decisive than ever because every game we play there is one fewer fixture left.”
3:24 PM6 days ago

Atletico Madrid: Starting XI

Oblak; Felipe, Giménez, Lodi, Arias; Saul, Thomas, Carrasco, Llorente; Correa, Costa.

3:17 PM6 days ago

FC Barcelona: Starting XI

Ter Stegen; Piqué, Lenglet, Semedo, Alba; Busquets, Rakitic, Vidal, Puig; Messi, Suárez.

3:15 PM6 days ago

Last Meetings

09/01/20 (Spanish Super Cup) Barça 2-3 Atlético
01/12/19 (La Liga) Atlético 0-1 Barça
06/04/19 (La Liga) Barça 2-0 Atlético
24/11/18 (La Liga) Atlético 1-1 Barça
04/03/18 (La Liga) Barça 1-0 Atlético
3:11 PM6 days ago

The Atleti players left their hotel in Barcelona about an hour ago for the stadium. A win today would be a huge step for them as they hope to secure a UEFA Champions League group stage berth for next season.

3:03 PM6 days ago

The FC Barcelona players have arrived at their home ground for this crucial match. If they hope to win the title, they'll need to win at any cost.

3:01 PM6 days ago

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3:00 PM6 days ago

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12:35 AM7 days ago

Pjanic-Arthur swap is done!

Monday morning, FC Barcelona announced that they had reached an agreement with Juventus for the transfer of midfielder Miralem Pjanić. The cost of the operation will be 60 million euros plus 5 million in variables.

As part of the negotiations, Arthur Melo will be going to the Italian side who will pay 72 million euros, plus 10 million euros in variables.

12:34 AM7 days ago

Match History

Both teams have faced each other a total of 165 occasions in the Spanish league, with a favorable balance for Barcelona with 75 wins, 40 draws, and 50 losses.
12:29 AM7 days ago

'Cholo' excited for the match at Camp Nou

His Atletico Madrid counterpart, Diego Pablo Simeone, seemed excited to face a team which he thinks is perhaps the best in the world

"Every game that we have to play against any important team generates enthusiasm", he said.

12:28 AM7 days ago

Quique Setien owns up to his mistakes

The Barcelona boss talked about the loss of the first position of the table.

"I think I am doing everything I know and I can to make this go well and win games. That keeps me calm. Sometimes the results do not depend on me. When you lose, you have to endure criticism".

12:25 AM7 days ago

How to watch FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Live TV and Stream

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12:22 AM7 days ago

In the fight for the UCL

Atlético de Madrid is currently third in the table and in a clear fight with Sevilla for direct qualification to the UEFA Champions League group stage.

Last Saturday, they got the three points at the Wanda Metropolitano when they won 2-1 against Alavés. The goals of Saúl Ñíguez and Diego Costa were enough to give them an all-important win.

12:20 AM7 days ago

Barcelona in a difficult situation

Barcelona currently holds the second position in La Liga after dropping points last Saturday in Vigo.

The Catalans went to Balaídos with the need to win. Although the team played its best game since the return from confinement, Iago Aspas' late goal left them with a bitter taste and a 2-2 draw.

On Sunday, Real Madrid was able to get an important victory at Espanyol and is now the leader with a two-point advantage over their rivals.

12:16 AM7 days ago

Kick-Off Time

The FC Barcelona vs Athletic Club de Bilbao match will be played at the Camp Nou, in Barcelona, Spain. The kick-off is scheduled at 4:00 pm ET/1 pm ET.

12:10 AM7 days ago

Welcome to VAVEL

Welcome to VAVEL.com’s LIVE coverage of the 2020 La Liga match: FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid! 

My name is Juan Pablo Rodriguez and I’ll be your host for this game. We will provide you with pre-game analysis, roster updates, and news as it happens live here on VAVEL.

12:08 AM7 days ago