SECOND GOAL IN CHAMPIONS
Justice! Griezmann tied The Napoli-Barça thanks to Semedo
Published:25/02/2020 - 22:30h
Updated:25/02/2020 - 22:43h
Antoine Griezmann did justice for the FC Barcelona in Saint Paolo, just before it fulfilled the hour of game, annotating the goal of the draw thanks to Busquets and Semedo
In spite of the adverse marker, the FC Barcelona jumped to the field with the same idea of game in the second half, and the Naples suffered the consequences. An unfit defensive of the Italians allowed that Busquets, with a big clairvoyance, connected in depth with a Nélson Semedo that broke lines in right band. From here, it made a pass raso to the centre of the area that Griezmann took advantage of to mark to the first touch.
The French attended to the Barcelona rescue and transformed the one who is his second goal in what it goes of Champions League 2019-20. And it is that, in spite of the criticisms that have gone pouring on the figure of the Frenchman since it landed in the Barça, the reality is that to level of statistics little can him reproach.
Two goals in League of Champions, one in Supercopa of Spain, three in Glass of Rey and eight in LaLiga for a total of 14 targets, that serve him for empatar with Luis Suárez like second maximum goleador of the team, after the 23 so many of Leo Messi. Of these 14 goals, by the way, 10 have served so that the FC Barcelona première the marker.
Before marking this Tuesday in front of the Naples, Antoine Griezmann had more participations (11) in the few minutes that carried of the second time that in all the first part (8), what leaves clear that 'Grizi' went out with a much more vertical attitude in the seconds 45 minutes of party.
The Barça, more direct in the second time
The goal of the Barça did justice in the marker, although it served also to agitate the avispero napolitano. The ones of Gattuso had of two very clear occasions shortly after the goal of Griezmann, and of not being by Ter Stegen the Barcelona would have seen again underneath in the electronic.
Fortunately, the guardameta German went back to exert of angel of saves it and the FC Barcelona attained to keep the 1-1 in the marker. After the arreones of the Naples, the Barça went back to control the possession of the balloon and was approaching increasingly to the goal of Ospina, much more demanded in the second half that in the first. Clara mejoría of the Barça, although it will need more consistency if it wants to arrive far in this Champions League.