[7] The match was refereed by Swiss referee Massimo Busacca. [148], In the 66th minute, Alex Ferguson completed his attacking quartet by bringing Dimitar Berbatov on in place of Park. Watch the 2008-2009 FC Barcelona vs. Manchester United Champions League Final full match held at Stadio Olimpico (Roma) on Footballia. Official FC Barcelona website. The stadium's most recent renovation, in 2008, brought the capacity to 72,689. Designed by London-based design and branding agency Radiant, the theme for the 2009 final was revealed on 25 October 2008, and it incorporated several typically Roman images; the logo was centred around an outline of the European Champion Clubs' Cup, upon which was written "MMIX" – "2009" in Roman numerals; around the base of the trophy was a stylised laurel wreath, and in the background was a simplified image of the interior of the Colosseum. [92] Barcelona decided to appeal against the suspensions of Abidal and Alves after United lodged an appeal against Fletcher's red card. Ferguson also collected a commemorative plaque from Platini, but immediately handed it to Giggs. [57] However, despite these security measures, counterfeit tickets were still produced, forcing UEFA to issue a statement warning people against buying tickets from touts. Messi and Henry also scored to seal a 4–0 home victory before half-time. [170] The first of these saw Van der Sar make a poor pass after the ball was played back to him by Ferdinand, allowing Iniesta to steal in and play the ball towards Messi in the United penalty area, only for Vidić to get there ahead of the Argentine and knock the ball out for a corner. [4], As usual, the referee was supported by assistant referees and a fourth official from the same country; in the 2009 final, Massimo Busacca was assisted by Matthias Arnet and Francesco Buragina, with Claudio Circhetta as the fourth official. August 8th, 2009 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, CA. Discussion in ' Archives: CD Chivas USA ' started by ysantos , Jun 7, 2009 . [127] On the stroke of half-time, Iniesta himself then attempted to flick the ball through to Henry, but it was just too high for the French striker, and referee Massimo Busacca took that cue to blow the whistle for the interval. [83] Rio Ferdinand was also a doubt following a calf injury that has kept him out of the United side since the semi-final second leg against Arsenal; Alex Ferguson had said that Ferdinand might not start in Rome if he was not fit to play against Hull,[84] but he later admitted that Ferdinand was on course to recover in time to play in the match. [122] The corner kick was taken short and the eventual cross was headed behind for another corner on the opposite side by Evra. [79] Both Henry and Iniesta returned to light training on 22 May, but they had not yet resumed training with the main squad and remained doubts for the final. 4:26. 3d ESPN. Football Skills, Tricks and Best Goals. However, they could still draw Bayern Munich, Roma or Juventus. Authentication or subscription with a TV, ISP or streaming provider may be required. BARCELONA VS. CHIVAS . The most recent of these had come only the season before, when Manchester United beat Chelsea on penalties in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Is Quakes’ trend of fullbacks scoring strategy or coincidence? Foot Mercato. A 40-yard goal from Ronaldo in the sixth minute put United into the lead, and although both sides pressed for another goal, it proved to be the only one of the game, making Manchester United the first English side to win in Porto. The ball used the same panel configuration as the Adidas Europass and the Adidas Teamgeist before it, and the same thermal bonding process was used to adhere the panels to each other, while the surface of the ball featured the same "PSC-Texture" as was debuted with the Europass; the surface of the ball was covered with thousands of tiny pimples, which was designed to improve the grip between boot and ball. [17] A 4–0 win in the first leg at the Camp Nou made defeat in the second leg immaterial and Barcelona were entered into the group stage draw. [gallery=61], Buckle up, points per game will decide Quakes’ playoff fate, San Jose Earthquakes’ Chris Wondolowski voted MLS Player of the Week. Nemanja Vidić attempted to shepherd the Cameroonian striker towards the goal line, but Eto'o easily stepped inside him and toe-poked the ball past Van der Sar to make it 1–0 to Barcelona inside 10 minutes. The first came in the seventh minute: having been played the ball by Michael Carrick, Ronaldo turned away from Piqué on the edge of the centre circle, before hitting a shot just wide from almost 40 yards;[100] the second saw the ball break to Ronaldo after Anderson and Patrice Evra had linked up well down the left flank. The Manchester United defence backed away from the Spaniard, who – after exchanging passes with Lionel Messi – played the ball into the path of Samuel Eto'o in the Manchester United penalty area. In the United Kingdom, however, although the match received the highest ratings of any programme that evening, viewing figures were down by 1.5 million on the previous year's final, with just 9.6 million watching on ITV1, although an additional 1.79 million watched on Sky Sports 1. CD Chivas De Guadalajara vs FC Barcelona - June 19, 2009 - Live Streaming and TV Listings, Live Scores, News and Videos :: Live Soccer TV [34] Norwegian referee Tom Henning Øvrebø allowed a minimum of four minutes of injury time at the end of the second half; in the third of those four minutes – just when it looked like Chelsea were about to secure a repeat of the 2008 final – Messi played the ball across the edge of the penalty area to Andrés Iniesta, who shot just past Petr Čech's outstretched hand for the away goal that would send Barcelona to the final. [90], Meanwhile, midfielder Darren Fletcher was forced to miss the final after picking up a red card in the second leg of the semi-final. William Hill reported two bets of around £20,000 placed on Manchester United, while Paddy Power received one of £5,500 and Ladbrokes one of £3,000. [110] Ronaldo shaped to take the free kick himself, but it was Giggs who shot for goal, only to curl the ball just over the bar. Watch the 2008-2009 Real Madrid vs. FC Barcelona Liga 1ª División Jornada 34 full match held at Santiago Bernabéu (Madrid) on Footballia The draw paired Manchester United with José Mourinho's Inter, but since United had won their group, they were rewarded by having the second leg at home. Pronto les platicaré detalles de nuestra alianza con el FC Barcelona”, escribió el ‘mandamás’ de las Chivas. Fourth official: Ladbrokes also took a bet of £10,000 on a Barcelona win, but bookmakers reported that most of the money was put on Manchester United. [22] As group winners, Barcelona would avoid being drawn with other group winners, including Manchester United, Liverpool, Juventus and Bayern Munich, but they could still be drawn against runners-up such as Chelsea, Inter and Arsenal. [42] Those away goals meant that United travelled to the Estádio do Dragão in Porto needing a win or a score-draw of 2–2 or higher to remain in the competition. [78], Manchester United's starting right-winger from the 2008 final, Owen Hargreaves, missed the match as he was still in rehabilitation after a double knee operation to cure his tendinitis problems that had seen him play little part in the 2008–09 Champions League campaign. [98] The resulting corner was cleared, but only as far as Wayne Rooney, whose snap-shot was wayward and went out for a goal kick. [181] The Barcelona captain promptly held the trophy aloft with accompaniment from the UEFA Champions League Anthem and explosions of golden confetti, before leading his team on a lap of honour. [4], Having been designated as the official "home" team, Barcelona were given the first choice of kits for the final and opted to wear their traditional red and blue halved shirts. Despite this, they found themselves guilty of several fouls, while Chelsea made four unsuccessful penalty appeals during the match. [159], Manchester United used their third and final substitute in the 75th minute, replacing Giggs with Paul Scholes, who took over as team captain. The 2009 UEFA Champions League Final was played on 27 May 2009 at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy. [123] The second corner was crossed in towards Piqué, but he was unable to make contact with the ball. [96] Further pressure on the attack resulted in Yaya Touré fouling Anderson within Cristiano Ronaldo's shooting range. [71], The 2009 UEFA Champions League Final officially opened with the opening of the UEFA Champions Festival at Rome's Arco di Constantino and the Parco di Colle Oppio above the Colosseum. The committee – who decided the venue for the 2008 final and the 2008 and 2009 UEFA Cup Finals at the same meeting – based their decision on a number of factors, including stadium capacity, safety and security facilities, and accessibility. [121], With ten minutes left until half-time, the Manchester United defence effectively switched off and allowed Touré to dribble unopposed to within 15 yards of their penalty area before slipping the ball out wide to Puyol, whose low cross was diverted behind by Vidić. [188] Ferguson paid tribute to Messi and the midfield partnership of Xavi and Iniesta,[187] while Wayne Rooney lauded Iniesta as "the best player in the world". English. Extrabet.com paid out £12,000 to a £3,000 bet on Samuel Eto'o to score the first goal at odds of 4–1. Liga MX: León vs Chivas Guadalajara en Vivo Ver Real Madrid vs FC Barcelona en Vivo y Directo ! [135] A scrappy few moments in and around the centre circle followed, but Manchester United eventually came away with the ball. For more than 100 years, FC Barcelona has won a great number of trophies. [163] An extended spell of Barcelona possession followed, as they strung a series of around 20 passes together, culminating with Puyol attempting to clip the ball over the onrushing Van der Sar, who blocked the shot. [4] Having been on FIFA's list of internationally accredited referees since 1999,[69] Busacca had experience of officiating 32 UEFA Champions League matches, six of them during the 2008–09 season, and most recently the second leg of Manchester United's quarter-final against Porto on 15 April 2009. 15 minutes from time, Arsenal were awarded a penalty kick after Darren Fletcher brought Cesc Fàbregas down in the penalty area, a foul for which Fletcher was sent off – although replays showed that Fletcher knocked the ball away from Fàbregas immediately before bringing him down, resulting in some controversy as to whether Fletcher deserved a red card for the foul. The first meeting between the two sides came in the third round of the 1983–84 Cup Winners' Cup; Barcelona won the first leg at the Camp Nou 2–0, but Manchester United won the return leg 3–0 at Old Trafford to reach the semi-finals. [166] Scholes then found Rooney again on the left wing with a raking ball from deep inside his own half, but Rooney's first touch was heavy, allowing Puyol to get back and put the ball out for a corner. 11.3 million people watched the match on Spain's Antena 3 network – the largest viewing figures for that station in the past year – while another 600,000 watched on Canal+ Spain. [187] United forward Cristiano Ronaldo, however, criticised his team's tactics, saying that "everything went wrong". [11] For winning the final, Barcelona won €7 million in prize money, and Manchester United received €4 million as runners-up. [2] Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola took the time to give special praise to Messi, whom he said he moved back into the midfield in order to increase the team's effectiveness when in possession of the ball. Real Madrid vs. FC Barcelona 2:6 02.05-2009 EL CLASICO HIGHLIGHTS GOALS Best Quality [85] On the other hand, following John O'Shea's winning goal in Manchester United's semi-final first leg victory over Arsenal, United manager Alex Ferguson suggested that the Irish utility player would be guaranteed a place in the starting line-up were United to reach the final. The 2009 UEFA Champions League Final was played on 27 May 2009 at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy. [187][190] Nevertheless, Ferguson paid tribute to Guardiola's achievement of winning the treble in his first season of management. Almost immediately after the restart, Vidić gave away an unnecessary corner. About the match: Barcelona, the European and Spanish league champion, concludes a … When: 8 tonight, after the Quakes’ match at Candlestick Park. [136] However, a lapse in communication between Giggs and Evra on the left wing allowed Eto'o to steal in and advance on the Manchester United goal. [107] It was now Barcelona's turn to pressurise the United players, forcing them into backward passes or long, hopeful balls forward. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. [9], Both teams had won the UEFA Champions League before; Manchester United had three titles, while Barcelona had two. The Manchester United team poses prior the final of the UEFA football Champions League against FC Barcelona on May 27, 2009 at the Olympic Stadium in Rome. [48], The Stadio Olimpico in Rome was selected as the venue for the 2009 UEFA Champions League Final at a meeting of the UEFA Executive Committee in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on 4 October 2006. [193][194] After announcing his intention to leave Manchester United, Tevez criticised Ferguson's team selection for the 2009 Champions League final, saying that Ferguson should have included him in the starting line-up, with the rationale that the match was the only final that Manchester United had lost in his time at the club. [142] After Ronaldo was called offside in the 59th minute – despite appearing to be level with the last defender – Giggs stole the ball mid-way inside the Barcelona half before playing the ball to Ronaldo on the left wing. Claudio Circhetta (Switzerland)[4], During the match, UEFA.com users were able to vote for their man of the match; the public vote went to the scorer of Barcelona's second goal, Lionel Messi. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site. Since the Barcelona home kit clashed with both Manchester United's home and European away kits, the Red Devils wore their white domestic away kit for the first time in a European Cup final. Liverpool and Everton back as EPL frontrunners after wins. [35], As the reigning champions of the UEFA Champions League, Manchester United began their title defence at the group stage, for which they were given the top seed. The most recent meeting between the teams came in the semi-finals of the 2007–08 Champions League, when United held Barcelona to a 0–0 draw at the Camp Nou before beating them 1–0 at Old Trafford. [185] Messi had been withdrawn from his usual right-wing role into a more central position, while Samuel Eto'o, who had started the match as Barcelona's lone centre-forward, was moved out to the right. This entry was posted on August 9, 2009 at 7:36 pm and is filed under Futbol, Mexican Soccer with tags Barca, barcelona, Chivas, FC Barcelona. Chivas de Guadalajara vs. FC Barcelona Posted by Sherwin On August 08, 2009 0 Comment After playing exhibitions against the Los Angeles Galaxy and Seattle Sounders, Spanish giants FC Barcelona will wrap up its North American tour with a game against Mexican powerhouse Chivas de Guadalajara . [20] In the end, Barcelona were drawn into Group C against Sporting CP, Basel and Shakhtar Donetsk. Meanwhile, Dani Alves received his third yellow card of the knockout phase, ruling him out of Barcelona's next match, and Eric Abidal was given a straight red card for a foul on Nicolas Anelka as the French forward was through on goal. 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