Atletico Madrid 2-0 Barcelona at the UEFA Champions League 2nd Leg–Griezmann Goal as Barcelona is knocked out of UCL, Barcelona got the better of Atletico Madrid in the first leg of champions league quarterfinal but Atletico were up for it in the second leg at Vicente Calderon and put Barcelona under massive pressure from the start. Atletico after missing couple of easy chances finally scored when Antoine Griezmann headed home from close range to put Atletico in the lead not only in the game but overall on aggregate. Griezmann was on target again in second half when he scored through penalty to make it 2-0 for Atletico and sealed semifinal berth.
Atletico Madrid 2-0 Barcelona – Match Highlights
- 36′ 1 – 0 Antoine Griezmann scored with a close range header in 36th minute to put Atletico 1-0 up
- 85′ 2 – 0 Antoine Griezmann sealed Atletico’s berth in the champions league semifinals with a second half penalty.
Antoine Griezmann’s first half goal put Atletico 1-0 up and they defended for their life to keep Barcelona at bay for most part of the game. Barcelona obviously had more possession but Atletico dig deep to get the result they wanted.
Atletico advance into the semi-finals of the Champions League, after an organised 2-0 victory over holders Barcelona at the Vicente Calderon. Simeone’s men managed to keep a clean sheet against Enrique’s stuttering men, with a brace from Griezmann wrapping up a memorable aggregate comeback!
Incredible scenes at the final whistle as Atletico celebrate their spot in the semi-finals of the Champions League. They have knocked out Barcelona courtesy of a 2-0 win in the second leg of this quarter-final.
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