Camp Nou last night precisely on January 21, 2015 Barcelona vs. Atletico Madrid in the continuation of the Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg takes place very hot, with both teams attacking each other using their respective strategic fit with that directed by the coach. From the camp itself Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simone best squad where the front line directly install new striker Fernando Torres them that, while it is the pinnacle of Barcelona itself does not want to miss, three of their key players Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, and Neymar spearhead complementary. If the previous game in the league could BBVA Barcelona winning 3-1 against Atletico Madrid, then in the quarter-finals of the Copa Del Rey this time it seems that Atletico Madrid do not want to repeat the mistake back.
The first 45 minutes of standing still 0-0, although Barcelona controlled the game, because meeting Atletico Madrid defense that makes three main attackers Barcelona have difficulties to penetrate. Various opportunities arise in the first round of the two teams, where Lionel Messi, Neymar, and Luis Suarez alternately had chances but still find the point of impasse. Likewise with Atletico Madrid, who had some good chances through Arda and Griezmann. 10 minutes before the break Barcelona got a good chance of passing their attacker Luis Suarez, but unfortunately still kick over the bar.
In the second half of each team still seems to be having trouble finding opportunities, so that the tension of the game becomes hot. Barcelona's Argentina defender Mascherano received a yellow card by the referee for protesting too loudly. 74 minutes Barcelona had the opportunity through Iniesta kick from outside the penalty box, but saying they could still kick blocked by the keeper Atletico Madrid Slovenian namely Oblak. Barcelona finally gets a good chance from the penalty spot on 83 minutes after Juanfran dropped Busquets in the box. Messi ran as an executor, although could kick in the block, but the ball rebounded able to be utilized properly by Messi thus create goals. In injury time Messi came close to doubling the lead from a free kick, but saying his shot over the crossbar. Unchanged until the end position 1-0 to Barcelona, where the second leg will be held at Atletico Madrid.
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