LIVE: Man United 0-1 Barcelona FT

LIVE: Man United 0-1 Barcelona FT

Barcelona defeated Manchester United at Old Trafford by 1-0, a goal which Luis Suarez thought he had scored but VAR showed Luke Shaw had the last touch for an own goal.

The Catalans now hold a one-goal advantage into the second leg at the Camp Nou to make the tie more difficult for United to overcome.

But never say never in football as the Red Devils overturned a two-goal deficit against Paris Saint-Germain in the round of 16.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men will have to play their best game of the season to grind a result in Spain in the second leg.

11’ — Suarez scores but counts as a Luke Shaw own goal

Lovely pass from Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez waits at the near post to finish it off to put Barcelona 1-0 up. The VAR has given the goal as an own goal by Luke Shaw.

18’ — First booking of the match

Sergio Busquets from Barcelona goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Paul Pogba. It's an awful challenge and he has been booked.

20’ — Luke Shaw also gets his booking

Manchester United defender goes a bit too far as Luke Shaw there as the pulls down Messi who has been brilliant on the night.

25’ — Still 1-0 to Barcelona

Ball possession: Manchester United 23%, Barcelona 77% as the visitors are playing like the home team. United need a far more better performance to turn the tie around.

28’ — Ashley Young improvising

Ashley Young from Manchester United sends a deflected cross into the box but into the safe hands from Marc-Andre ter Stegen as he comes out and claims the ball.

31’ — Messi is injured

It doesn't look for Barcelona as their star player Lionel Messi is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.

32’ — Messi is back on the field

Lionel Messi comes back onto the field and Manchester United fans are not happy about it.

35’ — Ball possession still much in Barcelona's favour

Ball possession: Manchester United: 29%, Barcelona: 71%. There is still much to play for in the match.

41’ — Man United with the chance

Diogo Dalot puts in a dangerous cross, Marc-Andre ter Stegen relieves the pressure with a clearance. But Lukaku has been flagged offside anyway.

43’ — Messi on the attack again

Lionel Messi puts in a dangerous cross but Lindeloff relieves the pressure as we near half time in the game.

45’ — Dominant Barca display

The Spanish side are trying to create something as they continue to dominate ball possession at Manchester United: 35%, Barcelona: 65%.

45’ — Half time

The referee blows the half time whistle as Barcelona go into the break with a 1-0 lead.

46’ — The second half begins

The second half is underway as Man United will be looking to bring themselves back into the game.

50’ — Barcelona trying to calm things down

Barcelona have started controlling the game again as Man United looks the more purposeful side but can't seem to get the breakthrough.

52’ — Rashford's chance

Marcus Rashford goes for goal, but his effort was never close to hitting the target. Still 1-0 to Barcelona.

54’ — Rashford again

Marcus Rashford had a bad first touch and fails to benefit from his team mates cross. United getting better as the game progresses.

57’ — Fred tries is luck

Fred makes a long range attempt but his shot is blocked which was heading goalwards. United need something special to score in the match.

60’ — Barcelona still having the better of the possession

Ball possession: Manchester United 39%, Barcelona: 61%.

63’ — Barca still in control

Barcelona is in control of the game and are patiently waiting to get the opening for another goal.

65’ — Suarez's chance

Luis Suarez has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target. Still 1-0 to the away side.

66’ — Alba's chance

Jordi Alba takes a shot from the right, it's parried by David De Gea but he can't hold onto it.

70’ — Ball possession stats

Ball possession: Manchester United 39%, Barcelona: 61%.

73’ — Messi on the move again

Lionel Messi takes a short corner kick from the right and puts in a dangerous cross but De Gea come and collect.

74’ — Another substitution

Man United wants to attack as Jesse Lingard comes in for Diogo Jota.

76’ — YELLOW CARD!

Jesse Lingard who just came in two minute ago gets into the referees book for simulation.

80’ — The last ten minutes of the match

Nothing has changed for United but with ten minutes left anything is possible. Ball possession: Manchester United 39%, Barcelona 61%.

83’ — De Gea saves Messi's attempt

Lionel Messi sends a direct free kick on target, but David De Gea has it under control as he launches a United attack.

84’ — CHANCE!

Great defending by Gerard Pique from Barcelona to prevent his team conceding a goal as he clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner. But wasted by United.

85’ — The ball still in favour of Barcelona

Ball possession: Manchester United 39%, Barcelona: 61%.

86’ — YELLOW CARD!

Chris Smalling who says 'bring it on' has been brought into the referees for a foul committed.

87’ — United on the ascendancy

Luke Shaw puts in a dangerous cross, but Alba clears the danger and relieves the pressure.

89’ — Young still hoping United can score

Ashley Young puts in a dangerous cross but Gerard Pique relieves the pressure with a clearance as Barcelona are back in control of possession.

90’ — Three minute added

Ball possession: Manchester United 39%, Barcelona: 61% but the Catalans are passing the ball around to frustrate United.

90’ — Alba and Messi combine

Jordi Alba from Barcelona tries to play a one-two with Lionel Messi, but the ball is intercepted. that was close.

90’ — Peep! final whistle

The referee ends the match as Barcelona take a goal advantage into the second leg at the Camp Nou.

Source: Legit.ng

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