Goals and Highlights: FC Barcelona 2-2 Atletico Madrid in 2020 La Liga
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6:00 PMa year ago

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.
5:58 PMa year ago

90'+4'

Messi crosses, but the defense gets it out!
5:57 PMa year ago

90'+3'

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

90'+2'

Atleti giving Barcelona tons of trouble when they attack.

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

5:54 PMa year ago

90'

Four minutes of added time.
5:54 PMa year ago

90' | Barcelona Substitution

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

Arturo Vidal leaves the pitch.

5:53 PMa year ago

89'

Cross whipped in towards the far post. Ansu Fati heads it, but the referee signals for a foul from the youngster.
5:50 PMa year ago

86'

Oblak catches a difficult cross that tried to find Arturo Vidal.
5:48 PMa year ago

84' | Barcelona Substitution

Busquets leaves his place on the pitch for Ansu Fati.
5:48 PMa year ago

84' | Atleti Substitutions

Correa and Carrasco are replaced by Lemar and Vitolo.
5:45 PMa year ago

80'

In a set-pieces play, Busquets attempts to find the winner with a header, but the ball is off-target.
5:43 PMa year ago

79'

It's now Carrasco who is cautioned for a foul on Messi.
5:41 PMa year ago

75' | Atleti Substitution

Diego Costa, who had just seen the yellow card, is substituted by Alvaro Morata.
5:40 PMa year ago

75'

The game pauses for the second and final hydration break.
5:40 PMa year ago

74'

Vidal in good position to score with a header, but it's again wide!
5:37 PMa year ago

73'

Joao Felix goes for goal, but his attempt is straigth at Ter Stegen's hands.
5:35 PMa year ago

71'

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!

5:33 PMa year ago

69' | Atleti Subsitution

Joao Felix comes on instead of Llorente.
5:33 PMa year ago

68'

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.

5:29 PMa year ago

63' | Barcelona Substitution

Rakitic is replaced by Sergi Roberto.
5:26 PMa year 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 PMa year ago

62' | Penalty for Atleti!

Semedo fouls Carrasco inside the box and Atletico will have a chance to equalize!
5:25 PMa year ago

60'

Messi gets a yellow card after disapproving a decision by the referee.
5:20 PMa year ago

56'

Diego Costa very close to scoring with a header!

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

5:20 PMa year ago

Messi's 700th!

5:15 PMa year ago

51'

Felipe now sees a yellow card for a foul in midfield.
5:14 PMa year ago

50' | Barcelona GOOOOOOOAL!

Messi makes his 700th career goal to put Barcelona in front!
5:13 PMa year 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.
5:09 PMa year ago

45' | Second Half Begins

We're underway with the last 45 minutes of the clash between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid.
4:51 PMa year ago

Half Time | Barcelona 1-1 Atletico Madrid

We go to the break with the match equalized.
4:51 PMa year ago

45'+3'

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.

4:48 PMa year ago

45'

Four minutes of added time.
4:47 PMa year ago

The Atleti equalizer.

 

4:45 PMa year ago

42'

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.

4:42 PMa year ago

40'

The match continues with over 60% of possession for Barça, however,, Atletico Madrid continues to fend off all attacks.
4:37 PMa year ago

35'

Saúl is cautioned after fouling Messi near midfield.
4:35 PMa year ago

33'

Arias sends a beautiful cross, but both Correa and Llorente are unable to strike towards goal despite touching the ball.
4:32 PMa year ago

30'

The game pauses for a cooling break.
4:31 PMa year ago

29'

Alba serves a ball for Messi who tries shooting on his first touch, but the attempt is too wide to worry Oblak.
4:29 PMa year ago

26'

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.

4:25 PMa year ago

22'

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

What a goal that would've been!

4:21 PMa year ago

19' | Atletico Madrid GOOOOOOOAL!

This time it's Saúl taking the penalty kick. He sends Ter Stegen the other way and equalizes it!
4:20 PMa year 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.

4:18 PMa year ago

16' | Penalty saved!

Diego Costa takes the shot from the spot, but Ter Stegen makes the save!
4:18 PMa year 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.
4:16 PMa year ago

This is the play for the 1-0

4:14 PMa year 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!
4:10 PMa year ago

9'

Rakitic recovers near the opposing box and fires a shot that forces a diving save from Oblak.
4:09 PMa year ago

6'

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.

4:05 PMa year ago

3'

Cross towards the far post looking for Llorente, but Jordi Alba gets to the ball before the Atletico player could hit a volley.
4:04 PMa year ago

1'

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.

4:02 PMa year ago

0' | Kick-off!

We're underway with the match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid!
3:57 PMa year ago
Both teams step onto the pitch as we get ready for the begining of the game.
3:53 PMa year 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!

3:47 PMa year 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.
3:40 PMa year ago
Everything set in the away locker room. The traditional red-and-white shirt awaits as the Atletico players finish up their warm-up.

3:32 PMa year 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

3:29 PMa year ago

The Barcelona warm-up stream is LIVE!

3:24 PMa year 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.”
3:17 PMa year ago

Atletico Madrid: Starting XI

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

3:15 PMa year ago

FC Barcelona: Starting XI

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

3:11 PMa year 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
3:03 PMa year 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.

3:01 PMa year 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.

3:00 PMa year ago

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12:35 AMa year ago

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12:34 AMa year 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.

12:29 AMa year 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.
12:28 AMa year 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.

12:25 AMa year 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".

12:22 AMa year ago

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12:20 AMa year 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.

12:16 AMa year 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.

12:10 AMa year 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.

12:08 AMa year ago

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