Barcelona Beats AS Roma in Joan Gamper Trophy – Barcelona kicked off their season in all style with a dominating win over AS Roma in Joan Gamper Trophy at Camp Nou and the match also marked the return of Argentine Superstar Lionel Messi and Brazilian Neymar Jr. for FC Barcelona. Barcelona easily passed AS Roma with the score line of 3-0 which included goals from Messi, Neymar and Ivan Rakitic.
Barcelona Vs AS Roma – Barcelona Beats AS Roma By 3-0:
Barcelona had dull results in recent matches as they lost to Manchester United and Chelsea in International Champions Cup as they played without Messi and Neymar but on Wednesday, the La Liga and UEFA Champions League winners had some different plans with their weapons back in the Squad and hence FCB easily managed to surpass the Italians, AS Roma.
Barcelona Vs As Roma Match Report:
Neymar opened the account for Barca’s goal at 26th minute of the game and Messi followed his mate at 41st minute while the 3rd goal was a screamer by Ivan Rakitic at 66th minute and it also won him Man of the Match award for this Joan Gamper Trophy Competition which happens to be a traditional offering to the fans.
The match was completely dominated by Spanish club but the main highlight of the match was Messi’s reaction to French defender, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa when Argentine Talisman grabbed the defender’s neck for his tackle but the situation was handled by the referee before it turned serious.
Barcelona are back with their full loaded squad of Messi, Neymar, Suarez, Rakitic, Iniesta and others which surely points for a great season for the Football Club Barcelona.