Camp Nou Attendance: Attendance 95,845. 56 min: If Drogba had scored this, there would have been no point continuing with football. Yes, it's exactly like that. The home fans then demand a booking for Cech for timewasting and the referee obliges. Barcelona: Valdes; Puyol, Mascherano, Pique; Cuenca, Busquets, Xavi, Iniesta; Sanchez, Messi, Fabregas. 6 min: Barcelona are in the mood. Lionel Messi has scored 63 goals this season. and the winning rate is 60%. Legend!' Messi gives Lampard a shove in the chest. La Matinale des Sports du 17 Août 2020/ UEFA champions League, 1/4 de final FC BARCELONE - BAYERN MUNICH qu'est ce qui a fait la différence? There are several players one booking away from missing the final: For Barcelona, they are Javier Mascherano and Carles Puyol and for Chelsea they are Ashley Cole, Branislav Ivanovic, Ramires and Raul Meireles. This has been a titanic effort from Chelsea. Gerard Pique is still feeling the effects of the earlier blow to the head, which perhaps explained why Drogba outmuscled him there, and he's replaced by Dani Alves. After all, they don't need to win. And spare a thought for Fernando Torres, the subject of so many jokes over the past year, who sealed it for Chelsea. "All your own work, or a team of expensive Guardian researchers? Chelsea will be furious with the manner of this goal, because it essentially came from a corner. This is up there with the Miracle of Istanbul. He has to cut back, unable to shoot, and eventually his attempted cross is deflected up for Cech to claim easily. We would have just had to stop the sport right here, right now. They were awful after Lionel Messi missed his penalty. This is the first time they meet, let's wait and see. 23 min: Didier Drogba had Chelsea's only shot on target last week and now he's had their first shot this week. How fast is he meant to go? Chelsea simply cannot afford to be so slack in possession. asks Alex Netherton. Barcelona's Lionel Messi scores an equaliser to deny Chelsea a famous victory in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie. 72 min: More confirmation, if any was needed, that Lampard and Fabregas don't much like each other as the Chelsea midfielder scythes through the former Arsenal man. It's even better than Inter's win here. During his time at Chelsea, Claudio Ranieri's Tinkerman nickname was not a compliment, it was merely a comment on his propensity for fiddling with no good reason. No one would have been hailing a defensive masterclass from Chelsea last week if Barcelona had taken just one of their glaring opportunities. UEFA Champions League. Pique hit his head on the turf as he landed and he's come out of it worse than Drogba, who does have an excuse to go down this time. We hope to have live streaming links of all football matches soon. 28 min: The atmosphere is muted. 86 min: Messi. Fernando Torres jukes Victor Valdez and puts it in the net to seal the deal and send Chelsea to Munich for the 2012 Champions league finals. Has anyone broken the news to Millings? Only three times have they gone three games or more without a win. Chelsea 2 Barcelona 2 – Champions League Semi-final (April 24, 2012) The number two spot on our list of the 10 most-exciting Chelsea matches goes to the epitome of an against-the-odds triumph. 80 min: Ten minutes. "How has the referee handled himself today?" Barcelona make an almighty hash of dealing with a hopeful pass into their area, but Kalou isn't quick enough off the mark and eventually Valdes mops up. Good evening. He should be ashamed of himself, but knowing him he won't think he's done anything wrong. Algemene voorwaarden Chelsea missed a chance to cement their place in the Premier League's top four as Leeds held them to a frustrating 0-0 draw on Saturday.... more » 12.03.2021 17:52 The referee didn't see it, but his assistant did. "2-2, Chelsea go through, and Fabregas accuses Chelsea of anti football. Last updated on 18 April 2012 18 April 2012. "I only just realised that Raul Meireles and Ramires are two separate players," says Rob Emmins. Incredibly, all three of Chelsea's goals in the tie were scored in time added on, while Barcelona enjoyed 72% of possession in both legs. 32 min: Mikel picks up the first booking for a clumsy foul on Sanchez on the halfway line. It's never worth compromising Iniesta. Get the latest score for 18 Apr 2012 - Chelsea vs Barcelona football fixture in the Europe (UEFA): Champions League - Semi Finals The incredible Cech pushes it wide again. Easy. In this common Games the Teams scored a average of 2.5 Goals per Match. Score and result:- Chelsea vs Barcelona 1-0 ( Didier Drogba) Stamford Bridge, London- 18 April, 2012- 19.45 UK- Wednesday- Champions League Semifinal first leg Didier Drogba’s first half goal gives Chelsea a slender 1-0 lead into the second leg of the Nou Camp. If all your own work, doodling them all down from a mighty footballing memory,then my dear Jacob, RESPECT!" "What a list," says Patrick Darcy. 52 min: Old chums Fabregas and Lampard lock horns, the Chelsea man hacking away at Fabregas who was on the turf. When Chelsea beat Barcelona in 2005, it went unnoticed by the referee that Ricardo Carvalho had fouled Victor Valdes when John Terry scored the late winner. Didier Drogba fired a crucial winner as Chelsea shocked Barcelona with a 1-0 triumph in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final. 37 min: JOHN TERRY IS SENT OFF! FCUpdate.nl gebruikt cookies om het gebruik van onze website te analyseren, voor social media en om advertenties te tonen. 15 min: There are just 75 more minutes for Chelsea to hold on.  |  Vacatures Cesc Fabregas is Juan Veron. "Stay with me here. That was the Champions League anthem. The more I see Drogba's goal last week, the more I think Victor Valdes should have saved it. Spiel-Bilanz aller Duelle zwischen FC Barcelona und FC Chelsea sowie die letzten Spiele untereinander. GOAL! UEFA Champions League Semi-Final. "Why does Gary Neville keep on emphasising that the referee is Turkish?" UCL 2014-15 1-2 Final - Bayern Munich vs FC Barcelona - 1st Half 2015-05-12. "Regarding Adeniyi Ajiboye's comment, emails to the MBM need to be of a high standard to be published?" Official in-depth guide to every UEFA Champions League and European Cup season, including results, stats and video highlights. Inglaterra - Chelsea FC - Results, fixtures, squad, statistics, photos, videos and news - Soccerway This is not a foregone conclusion at all. Cech has been outstanding, in both legs. He hit it crisply and to Cech's left. The referee brings an end to what was, quite frankly, a ridiculous half of football. Chelsea are 90 minutes away from reaching the Champions League final. Barcelona vs FC Bayern Munich 3-0 All Goals & Highlights (UEFA Champions League) 2015.05.0. At times the Railways had seven men across the back and hardly moved up field. Lampard knocked a sublime pass down the inside-right channel for Ramires, who had charged into the area. That's quite weird. There will certainly be an air of apprehension around the Nou Camp tonight, not least when Chelsea go forward. 67 min: Christian Tello, the villain of the piece against Real Madrid, is on for Isaac Cuenca. How are your nerves? Chelsea vs Barcelona Head to head record, stats & results. Away to Barcelona. FCUpdate.nl biedt haar nieuws aan in de Nederlandse taal.Deze site brengt je het laatste voetbalnieuws, foto's, video's en interviews uit de voetbalwereld.Dat alles 24 uur per dag, zeven dagen per week! Get all the latest news, videos and ticket information as well as player profiles and information about Stamford Bridge, the home of the Blues. Barcelona won 4 direct matches.Chelsea won 5 matches.7 matches ended in a draw.On average in direct matches both teams scored a 3.00 goals per Match. No flies on you, Ben. I figure it'll be 1-1 at 60 minutes before an aging Chelsea get cut to shreds 4-1. Messi slams a dismal effort straight into the wall. 10 min: Confusion as play is stopped to allow Bosingwa to come on, but Cahill is insistent that he can play on. Ronaldinho tucked away the penalty - then produced a moment of dazzling brilliance seven minutes before the interval to score Barcelona's second and leave Chelsea needing to score a fourth. He opens up his body, takes a touch and calmly slots it past Cech and into the bottom-right corner. He didn't cover himself in glory against Real either. For all the talk of this team being in crisis, the end of an era, great teams only lasting in three-year cycles, it should not be forgotten how much they have achieved. 39 min: After a 22-man debate about the rights and wrongs of the red card, hot heat particularly emanating from Puyol, the upshot of it all is that Barcelona have a free-kick just outside the Chelsea area. There's still something not quite right about them and Chelsea's defending, if a little fraught at times, has been magnificent. This time Barcelona scampers in behind the Chelsea defence, inside the area. What a finish! "Like Ronaldo's last season as, basically, a right winger to prepare United for his exit?" That is pure catharsis for a player who has had a dismal 15 months or so since joining Chelsea. In 20 (95.24%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. Incredibly, all three of Chelsea's goals in the tie were scored in time added on, while Barcelona enjoyed 72% of possession in both legs. However it's a 3-4-3 without Dani Alves marauding up and down the right flank. View scores and results for all Chelsea FC games from this season, as well as an archive of previous seasons. Avram Grant would be in the company of Bob Paisley, Jose Mourinho, Brian Clough and countless others if Terry's penalty in the Moscow rain had been an inch or two to the left. Chelsea moved into the FA Cup semi-finals as Oliver Norwood's own goal and a late Hakim Ziyech strike sealed a 2-0 win against Sheffield United on Sunday.... more » 20.03.2021 22:18 Either approach has its drawbacks: it's hardly wise to simply let Barcelona take a stranglehold on a match, even if sometimes there's no choice, but equally playing an open game at the Nou Camp is, in the legal profession, defined as asking for it. 13 min: Barcelona are camped outside Chelsea's area. 90 min: Mascherano strides forward and spanks a low drive towards the bottom-left corner. Barcelona 2. 71 min: Messi is booked for a tug on a Chelsea shirt. He should have been given no chance. FC Barcelona got 2 wins, 0 draws and 0 losses in the past 2 games, and the winning rate is 100%. All that hard work for nothing. | Privacy Manager Those stats though. "Looking forward to tonight's action, and your Fiver today was v. amusing. Chelsea win 3–2 on aggregate. FC Barcelona VS Chelsea will start on . You all know which one I'm talking about. asks Karl Mulloney-Radke. "So you can honestly say you know the words?" He's off receiving treatment and Chelsea are momentarily down to 10 men. Barcelona vs Chelsea. The margins of success and failure at the highest level of football are so infinitesimal that sometimes analysis can be rendered utterly pointless, and perhaps no two teams demonstrate this more pertinently than Barcelona and Chelsea. Barcelona won 4 direct matches.Chelsea won 5 matches.7 matches ended in a draw.On average in direct matches both teams scored a 3.00 goals per Match. Already this season they have won three trophies and could yet make it five out of six if they win the Champions League and Copa del Rey. They have these things called cameras, you see. Europa League Tables. GOAL! He starts motoring and then, with all the attention on him, he slips a cute pass to the left for the unmarked Iniesta. Barcelona midfielder Pedri was called up to the Spain squad for the first time on Monday ahead of World Cup qualifiers against Greece, Georgia and Kosovo.... more » 11.03.2021 13:27 "Is he suggesting that the ref isn't up to the job because he's from a "small" footballing country? Ramires, Branislav Ivanovic and Raul Meireles. Barcelona-Chelsea UEFA Champions League 2011/12 . "A searching examination coupled with a very high probability of getting schooled is never fun- and from my experience I can say for sure that win or lose, this will be a long painful night for Chelsea.". Blamed in the papers tomorrow: Cuneyt Cakir (Turkey). 50 min: John Terry is claiming he didn't deliberately knee Sanchez in the back. FC Barcelona vs Bayern Munich 3-0 Highlights (UCL Semi-Final) 2014-15 HD 1080i. Cole and Ramires combine excellently on the left, and the former very nearly gets the Brazilian clean through on goal, but the pass is overhit and Valdes is out to smother. This Mars advert. Barcelona have not lose three games in a row since 2003. He chests it down for Iniesta, who looks nailed on to score, but Ivanovic brilliantly denies him. 2011/12, Semi-finals, 2nd leg. Their defence is cut to ribbons by a beautiful combination from Iniesta and Messi. FCUpdate.nl is een uitgave van SportUpdate B.V. - een onafhankelijk Nederlands bedrijf, gevestigd in Groningen. Barcelona pulled a goal back after 25 minutes when referee Pierluigi Collina ruled that Paulo Ferreira had handled. Or what turned out to be the decisive goal from Diego Milito in the first leg had been flagged for offside, as it should have been. Thanks for reading. Operation blame the foreign ref begins: Alan Parry has just noted that the Turkish referee is "inexperienced". Meer informatie. Well David Villa was starting on the bench around the time he broke his leg. ", "Knowing the high standards I must reach to get my comment posted, and being as capable of writing something witty, as Busquets is capable of staying on his feet the entire match, I'll just make a prediction,: says Adeniyi Ajiboye. 76 min: Against a defence featuring Jose Bosingwa at centre-back, Barcelona have run out of ideas. "(I wonder if footballers, being supposed role models, do themselves have role models, or if they're more punk-y kill your heroes types, or alternatively agree with Kanye West's (in his case justified) egotism of 'I inspire me'. "That's my chances buggered from now on, then. "Pep's fudged his formation again. In that context, it only makes the victory even more remarkable. Tue 24 Apr 2012 16.46 EDT 85 min: It's all too tight around the area for Barcelona, and they are struggling to pick the lock. RTIOfficiel. But not past the always reliable Cole, who whacks it out for a corner. The assistant behind the goal seemed to give it. 73 min: Messi's backheel gives Iniesta a shooting chance, but his drive is blocked. var showConsentManager= () => { 24 April 2012: Chelsea progress to the Champions League final in spectacular fashion, drawing 2–2 with Barcelona at Camp Nou despite playing with ten men for more than two-thirds of the game. Chelsea inviting more pressure on themselves. Their recent history has been characterised by little moments that could have sent both spiralling off into entirely different directions, minor details that have had a major impact on more than one occasion. But Barcelona are going nowhere. Barcelona 2-2 Chelsea, 2-3 agg (Torres, 90 min+1): What a way to start paying back that £50m transfer fee! 83 GOAL Barcelona 3 - 1 Chelsea From the free kick, Barca move upfield and win another. In 20 (95.24%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. Maybe even more astonishing. 63 min: Xavi's pass, intended for Alves, drifts out for a goal-kick. Chelsea: Cech; Ivanovic Cahill Terry Cole; Mata, Meireles, Mikel Lampard, Ramires; Drogba. Barcelona, it's fair to say, are getting eggy, to use the parlance of the playground. I lost count. Not Barcelona, who went to sleep as Chelsea launched a rare counter-attack. And it's a reflection of how well Chelsea have done that it's not even a glaring one, at least in these circumstances. A punt forward sends him racing clear of the non-existent Barcelona defence. 74 min: This is a weird substitution, Seydou Keita replacing Cesc Fabregas. As Don Draper says, live like there's no tomorrow, because there isn't one. In other news, I find myself in the unlikely position of rooting for Chelsea, simply because Di Matteo seems like such a lovely bloke." Barcelona contrive to make an abject mess of it. Barcelona vs Bayern Munich 3-0 UCL Semi Final 2015 Highlights In HD. A moment of madness and while there will be talk of Barcelona getting all the decisions in these big games, what on earth was the eedjit thinking of? It's all gone wrong for Chelsea in the space of two minutes, but they can't have too many complaints about this. Chelsea win 3–2 on aggregate. That was ferociously hit, but it was right above Cech and he would have saved it if it had been on target. I'm not sure, I'm going on what the important people on Twitter have been saying this evening. Chelsea FC 2-1 SL Benfica (agg: 3-1)Chelsea will face FC Barcelona in the last four after edging past a Benfica side who battled valiantly after Maxi Pereira's dismissal late in the first half. Ivanovic will now miss the final if Chelsea get there. Messi might not score against Chelsea, but that doesn't mean he can't produce gorgeous assists. Messi releases Iniesta on the left. Although Keita threatens with his first touch, darting on to a reverse-pass from Messi, but his shot is deflected and Cech claims. Even then, the final against Manchester United could have been so different but for Gerard Pique's superb early tackle on Park Ji-Sung. "It just looks like a collection of players Guardiola has picked tonight rather than any system," says Gary Neville. Team news: Guardiola has not been able to resist the temptation to tinker again and has altered his line-up again, although he is still using a 3-4-3 formation despite Real Madrid exposing its weaknesses on the wing on the weekend. The 4-3-3 of last season, with Pedro and David Villa wide, gave them much more balance. Wrong. 58 min: Salomon Kalou is introduced for Juan Mata. Latest Chelsea Live Scores, Fixtures & Results, including Premier League, FA Cup, UEFA Champions League and League Cup, featuring match reports and match previews. Check out the recent form of Chelsea and Barcelona. This contemptible Mars advert. The hyperactive Brazilian is on the bench. Why don't England have a substitute goalkeeper? Match PSG vs Barcelona 2:2 in the Club Friendlies (08/04/2012): Live score, stream, statistics match & H2H results on Tribuna.com 19 min: What a save from Cech! Is it just an illusion created by Stamford Bridge being a much tighter stadium than Barcelona's? By Phil McNulty Chief football writer, BBC Sport, at Stamford Bridge. Through on goal, he drove it straight at Cech, who saved with his feet. With his back to goal, Fabregas received a pass from Messi and he instantly flicked a wonderful backheel through to Messi, the Chelsea defence left completely bewildered. "Surely the point of Veron was that his inclusion lead to the (albeit temporary) unnecessary squandering of Paul Scholes? Raul Meireles is the latest to go into the book, despite his pleas to the referee. Christian Tello, Adriano and Thiago are also removed and in come Gerard Pique, Cesc Fabregas, Isaac Cuenca and Alexis Sanchez. Chelsea must feel like they've already won the Champions League. Their standards have been so stratospheric that maybe it's just a shock to the system to realise they are human after all. Shame Cahill went off as this would have been great experience ahead of the Euros. Barcelona 1-2 Chelsea: The young Chelsea side gave Frank Lampard plenty to be happy about We're routinely told that the Nou Camp pitch is bigger than Chelsea's.  |  Contact They have only ever lost two games in a row under Guardiola twice. Superb defending. A good sign for Chelsea if he's starting to lose his cool. Your support powers our independent journalism, Available for everyone, funded by readers, Support for Roberto Di Matteo to be appointed as Chelsea's permanent manager is building among influential figures within the club and in the dressing room, Chelsea could not show too much elation on their way home after beating Barcelona to reach the Champions League final in the face of John Terry's soul-searching anguish. Live Europa League. The ball had barely gone behind by the time he was shown a yellow card. Peep! "Ironic Guardiola complaining that Pique hasn't been focussed on the game, if he hadn't had his eye on the ball there he might have seen Valdes coming before he got knocked out..." notes Patrick Cullen. Lampard whipped it in from the left and Valdes comes and gets nowhere near it, but Ivanovic's header drops harmlessly past the left-hand post. To be perfectly honest, Barcelona aren't overly troubling them. Chelsea got 3 wins, 1 draws and 1 losses in the past 5 games. Darstellung der Heimbilanz von FC Barcelona gegen FC Chelsea. Barcelona have never been as bad in a big game as they were against Real Madrid on the weekend. exclaims Ryan Dunne. He makes a fool out of Pique, who was lucky not to give away a penalty, but from a tight angle the Ivorian can only shoot into the side-netting. 1:21. Mourinho: 'I am part … He's been anonymous since his missed penalty. Or is he? Guardiola has ever-so-slightly strayed away from what has made Barcelona so brilliant now, and there are certainly questions to be asked about how Busquets-Iniesta-Xavi triumvirate has been disrupted by Cesc Fabregas. Will he ever score against Chelsea? That's ridiculous. "We're a few minutes in and there's still been no email from Naylor and no mention of tiki-taki," honks Guy Hornsby. Injuries to key players at key times have not helped either and Eric Abidal and David Villa are sorely missed. Now they'll be able to try their luck against a rejigged defence, Gary Cahill finally accepting the inevitable and trotting off to be replaced by Jose Bosingwa. Immediately Chelsea highlight the space down the Barcelona flanks. Is that 11 players? Live score for game: Chelsea vs Barcelona in competition Champions League. 49 min: LIONEL MESSI'S PENALTY HITS THE BAR! Subs: Turnbull, Bosingwa, Essien, Malouda, Torres, Kalou, Sturridge. Full time: Barcelona 2-2 Chelsea (agg 2-3): Barcelona have nothing left. Oh John. 29 min: If I was a Barcelona fan, I'd be getting edgy now. Head to Head Statistics : Barcelona vs Chelsea Year 2012 The Soccer Teams Barcelona and Chelsea played 2 Games up to today. Yes you did. A-Z of Sports. Half time: Barcelona 2-1 Chelsea (agg 2-2). He muscled Cuenca deep in Chelsa's half, down by the left corner flag. Chelsea Football Club - find the latest news, transfers, fixtures, live scores, results, videos, photos, squad and player stats on Sky Sports Football. Again a raking long kick from Cech causes problems for the Barca defence. NOS Voetbal • 24-04-2012, 23:13. Chelsea vs FC Barcelona's head to head record shows that of the 2 meetings they've had, Chelsea has won 1 times and FC Barcelona has won 0 times. Welcome to the official Chelsea FC website. Champions League 2011/2012 results page on FlashScore.com offers results, Champions League 2011/2012 standings and match details. Browse the online shop for Chelsea FC products and merchandise. Champions League Results. 42 min: Cuenca curves a pass into the area for Sanchez. It's all outside the Chelsea area, and the visitors are refusing to be drawn out. Fernando Torres scored. They've takena leaf out of Chelsea's book and the home fans are all waving plastic flags. 22 min: Mascherano bullets a shot from 30 yards out just over the bar. Messi should already have two goals. 1-3 to the Robins." Disclaimer: Although every possible effort is made to ensure the accuracy of our services we accept no responsibility for any kind of use made of any kind of data and information provided by this site. Fabregas plays a one-two with Messi and races into the area. Couldn't hit a cow's arse with a bango," says Gavin Fowke. 17/04/2012 Live Cole calls for focus ahead of Barça test. Chelsea vs Barcelona Head to head record, stats & results. 16 min: Cech launches a massive kick over the Barcelona defence, giving Drogba something to chase at last. 14–15 & 21–22 February 2012 6–7 & 13–14 March 2012 Quarter-finals 16 March 2012 11:45: 27–28 March 2012 3–4 April 2012 Semi-finals 17–18 April 2012 24–25 April 2012 Final 19 May 2012 at Allianz Arena, Munich: Format. The 2011–12 season was FC Barcelona's 112th in existence and the club's 81st consecutive season in the top flight of Spanish football. Terry's successor, just hope he doesn't pick up Terry's disgusting ways. We'll see how long that lasts. David Luiz, of course, is the one leading the celebrations. Sanchez was minding his own business and suddenly Terry had booted him up the backside. 82 min: Barcelona have the ball in the net, but the flag was up long before Sanchez scored. If anyone has earned the benefit of the doubt, if any side isn't deserving of all the people shrugging their shoulders like Larry David and going "ehhh", it is this Barcelona.