Leo Messi and Andrés Iniesta, protagonists of Chelsea-Barcelona


Iniesta and Messi, protagonists of Chelsea-Barça in England

Published:21/02/2018 - 09:32h

Updated:21/02/2018 - 10:02h

The British press analysed this Wednesday in his covers Chelsea-Barcelona of this Tuesday in Stamford Bridge, corresponding to the gone of eighth of Champions League. It stood out to Messi, to Iniesta and the bad luck of the 'blues' in the duel

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Chelsea deserved surely the victory against the FC Barcelona this past Tuesday in the gone of eighth of final of the UEFA Champions League, but went the culés those who carried a good result with the definite tie of Leo Messi in the second half, hardly ten minutes after Willian had certified the target of the group 'blue'.

The English media have stood out the bad luck of Chelsea, the grave error of Christensen that allowed the goal of Leo Messi and also to Andrés Iniesta, that was the one who took advantage of the situation to give to Messi an assistance that could be vital in the eliminatory.

"Messi broke the heart of Chelsea" or "Curse" were some of the headlines chosen by the English newspapers, that stood out the football and the bad fortune above all else, without doing quotation any to a referee, Cüneyt Çakir, that was more or less hit in his decisions.

"Chelsea was so near to defeat to the Barça like the error of Christensen with which Messi equalised after Willian opened the party", went the entradilla by which bet the 'Daily Mail', whereas the 'Daily Star' resumió the following: "Messi cancels the first goal of Willian to give him to Barça a crucial goal", doing reference to the targets of the party.

Christensen, the negative protagonist of the party

The 'Daily Mirror', on the other hand, highlighted that "the Barcelona conformed with the things from the beginning, stroking the ball and dominating the possession. Had problems to find the way". The 'Daily Telegraph' took it with Christensen by the error that propició the goal of Leo Messi: "The star of the Barça took advantage of of an error of Christensen to mark his first goal in front of the 'blues".

'The Sun' also focalizó in Christensen with a headline of the more hiriente for the central: "it Was fault of Andreas (Christensen)", valuing to continuation the goal of Messi and the importance that could finish having for the eliminatory.

Finally, 'The Mirror' centred in what it means the target of Leo Messi, the one who "finally broke his drought to offer to Chelsea a complicated trip to Spain", with the aim to have to mark in the Camp Nou to happen of round.

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