Ten years ago FC Barcelona defeated Manchester United in an epic final of the UEFA Champions League staged at the Wembley Stadium, London.
The Spanish giant and Manchester United face each on two consecutive time at the final stage of the club most glamorous competition. Over the two Leah’s Manchester United lost to Barcelona in the two encounter.
The 2011 went down 3-1 as Barcelona thrashed Manchester United to lift the trophy in Pep Guardiola’s second reign in charge of Barcelona.
The only consolation goal for Manchester United was scored through Wayne Rooney. The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Rio Ferdinand, Paul Scholes we’re all humiliated in front of their UK fans.
Watch the video of the thrilling goals scored in the encounter.
👨🎓 A Barcelona masterclass #OTD in 2011! 📕
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) May 28, 2021
The Barcelona have been dominating Europe football competition in the last ten years especially when Pep Guardiola’s was in charge of the team. The reign suddenly abrupt when the lies of Xavi and Iniesta retired from the football club.
The glory era of the team suddenly fade after and till now we all wish Barcelona can return to the winning stage of Europe football club competition.
This weekend will feature another club competition between Chelsea and English football champion, Manchester City in Portugal. The two teams will lock horns for prestige on Saturday.
The final match will determine who will be champion not the Europe club competition for another year after Bayern Munich who won 2020 of the edition of the competition.
Fans will have their eyes glue to television to catch the glimpse of the competition as it unfolds on Saturday night.