Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Barca Will Be careful in the Second Leg

Leverkusen - For the first time under coach Pep Guardiola, Barcelona's victory in the first leg pack of 16. Road Barca in Champions League last 16 editions of this time may be more seamless than ever.
In the 2010-2011 season ago, Barca have to give up 2-1 at the hands of Arsenal, although they eventually qualified for the quarter-finals after the Gunners 3-1 to subvert change in the Camp Nou.
In the previous season, Barca held 1-1 at home to Stuttgart, lucky next leg belonged to Barca. Lionel Messi et al hit the German representative was 4-0. 2008-2009 season, Pep Guardiola's troops are also not successful thrash Lyon at home since a 1-1 draw. But in the second leg, Barca could only show their superiority, bend the visitors by a score of 5-2.
The record is almost repeated in the BayArena, when the first half, piling up 10 Leverkusen players behind to stem the attacks Fabregas et al. This tactic is relatively accurate, at least the new Barca goal machine can produce four first-half minutes before the break.
Werkself, nicknamed Leverkusen, had equalized a few minutes during the second half, but Barca are increasingly finding the rhythm of the game to tear apart the host defense that played more attacking in the second half.
"We are satisfied with the results we get today, we have a good chance in the second leg. We know this German club to have character to play long balls, they take advantage of height and Leverkusen played out in the second half, and we know we must be careful in the second leg, "said Pep Guardiola told FIFA.
Furthermore, Barcelona will host the second leg Leverkusen on March 8, 2012, at Camp Nou, four days after the host Sporting Gijon in the Champions league.


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