F.C. Barcelona wins UEFA Champions League 2014/15
Monday, June 8, 2015
On Saturday, F.C. Barcelona football club of Barcelona, Spain won the UEFA Champions League 2014–2015 which was held in stadium in Berlin. The team defeated , Italy based football club Juventus 3–1 to clinch the title for the fifth time.
Italian defendercould not play after suffering a calf injury.
Ivan Rakitić scored for Barca in the opening minutes of the game. This gave The Catalans an early lead over The Old Lady. , playing for Juventus, scored but could not match up La Liga winners Barca. [[Luis Suárez]} and Neymar scored in the second half for Barca.
Barcelona won the— domestic league, domestic cup, and European title — for a second time by winning the European title. Both teams had won the respective cups.
Luis Enrique, ex-Barcelona player and current manager of the team, wins the league for Barcelona in his first year as its manager.
|June 6, 2015|
|Juventus||1-3||F.C. Barcelona||Berlin, |
Referee: Cüneyt Çakır ( )
Luis Suárez 68'
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