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  • Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona: Oezil, Villa, Messi, Alonso great-strike

    Real Madrid drew 2-2 with Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup first leg, at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday (08/14/2011). The second leg matches will take place at the Camp Nou on Wednesday (08/17/2011).

    Madrid went ahead through Mesut Oezil in the 13th minute. Goal with the ball movement originated from Karim Benzema on the left side of Barcelona's defense, which led to the bait into the middle of the penalty box, who controlled and fired into the bottom left corner Oezil goalkeeper Victor Valdez.

    Barcelona equalized through David Villa in the 36th minute. After Lionel Messi had the ball posts, Villa dribbled past the convoy Sergio Ramos from outside the penalty box and toss the ball into the top left corner of goalkeeper Iker Casillas.

    Lionel Messi bring back Barcelona ahead with his goal in the 43rd minute. Goals stems from a misunderstanding between Sami Khedira and Pepe, so the ball is stolen Lionel Messi, who then led him into the penalty box and beat Casillas.

    Madrid is able to catch up thanks to goals from Xabi Alonso at minute 54. From the middle of the penalty box, he fired the ball shipment Pepe, signed lower left corner of goalkeeper Valdes.

    The game takes place since the early summer, with Madrid as the party is more dominant and consistently create pressure.

    Their efforts are almost led to goals in the ninth minute. At that time, the convoy of a Barca player, Cristiano Ronaldo Benzema direct feed to the right corner of the goal with his head, which can be pushed over Victor Valdes.

    After the goal Oezil, Madrid maintains its pressure. Despite the hassles, Barcelona is quite capable of breaking the invasion of the host.

    After the 30th minute, Barcelona seems to compensate for Madrid game and start doing dangerous movement.

    At minute 33, for example, Lionel Messi managed to send feedback to David Villa. Villa beat Casillas got a chance in a duel against each other. However, he stopped his run in the middle of the road after the referee's whistle sounded a sign that he is in the off-side position.

    Just three minutes later, Messi again managed to send the ball to Villa. Different from before, this time, bait Messi led to goals.

    Madrid goal was not affected and continue to play with high aggressiveness. However, with a calm face Barcelona again, until finally turned to excel through Lionel Messi.

    During the first 45 minutes, Madrid had the ball as much as 41 percent and created four golden opportunities of eleven businesses. As for Barcelona fired two shots, all of which ended with touchdowns.

    Madrid again took the initiative to attack in the second half. After Alonso's goal, they are more consistent pressure and creating a threat.

    In the 56th minute, for example, Benzema had the ball, which unfortunately failed to meet targets.

    Barcelona has not created a meaningful threat when Ronaldo and Benzema alternately fired accurately into the goal Barca in the 65th minute and 67th. However, both efforts can be thwarted Valdes.

    In the 78th minute. Barcelona tried to get up by Messi. However, the movement of the ball was doing was stopped by Alonso.

    Both sides then seemed to turn the ball and the difficulty of creating chances, until Gonzalo Higuain fired accurately, which could be blocked Valdes, in the 83rd minute.

    Afterwards, they were still at least twice exchanging attacks. However, no goal is created until the long whistle sounded.

    Team Line-up:

    Real Madrid: Iker Casillas; Ricardo Carvalho, Pepe, Marcelo, Sergio Ramos; Sami Khedira (Callejon 58), Xabi Alonso, Cristiano Ronaldo, Angel Di Maria (Fabio Coentrao 54); Karim Benzema (Gonzalo Higuain 81), Mesut Oezil

    Barcelona: Victor Valdes; Eric Abidal, Javier Mascherano, Adriano (Gerard Pique 61), Dani Alves; Seydou Keita, Andres Iniesta, Thiago Alcantara (Xavi 58), David Villa (Pedro 73), Lionel Messi, Alexis Sanchez


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