Champions League

Barca's site looks at positives

2013-05-02 19:28
Gerard Pique (AFP)
Barcelona - After their 7-0 drubbing in the Champions League semi-finals, Barcelona are looking on the bright side.

The top story on the club's official website on Thursday was headlined: "Barca rule Champions League possession."

The story starts by noting that Barcelona were the top-ranked club for possession and passes in the Champions League this season.

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The next sentence starts to deliver the bad news, noting that the team's scoring record wasn't as good, "with 18 for and 17 against."

In the third paragraph, underneath a photo of Xavi Hernandez making a pass, the story states that the Champions League came to an end for Barcelona on Wednesday.

Barcelona lost to Bayern Munich 3-0, a week after their 4-0 loss in Germany in the first leg.


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