Barcelona had to come back from a goal down to beat Atlante 3-1 and qualify for the World Club Cup final. Barca got goals from Sergio, Messi and Pedro. Pedro has noe scored in six different competitions this year, a new record.
With a win in the final, Barcelona will win their sixth trophy in 2009, a remarkable total.
Everyone expected the best team in the World to steamroll Atlante, but after just four minutes, Atlante took a shock lead. The Mexican goalkeeper sent a long ball forward from a free kick for Rojas to surprise the Barca defence and lob the ball over Valdés. Read more... (233 words, 1 image, estimated 56 secs reading time)