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90' + 3'
L. Mohomi
S. Mabunda
90' + 3'
T. Morena
A. Ngcongca
90' + 2'
G. Lebese
T. Zwane
90' + 1'
J. Brockie
P. Tau
77'
O. Manyisa
K. Billiat
77'
L. Sirino
H. Kekana
76'
P. Tau
Assist
76'
S. Vilakazi
Goal
74'
L. Messi
Ruiz de Galarreta
67'
Paco Alcácer
Assist
67'
André Gomes
Goal
66'
K. Mweene
D. Onyango
62'
M. Madisha
B. Soumahoro
46'
Aleix Vidal
O. Dembélé
46'
Paulinho
I. Rakitić
46'
Jorge Cuenca
Carles Aleñà
46'
Philippe Coutinho
Denis Suárez
46'
Jordi Alba
L. Digne
46'
Piqué
Sergio Busquets
46'
Ruiz de Galarreta
Y. Mina
46'
Sergi Roberto
Nélson Semedo
46'
André Gomes
Iniesta
46'
J. Cillessen
M. ter Stegen
46'
Paco Alcácer
L. Suárez
19'
L. Suárez
Goal
8
0
12
0

Stats

Possession
% %
5
7
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 7 8
Total Passes 495 725

Commentary

That's all of from the FNB Stadium where we saw Barcelona brush aside Sundowns 3-1 in an entralling match. Please join us again next time. Cheers! 
FULL-TIME: Sundowns 1-3 Barcelona. 
L. Mohomi
S. Mabunda
Mamelodi Sundowns
90' + 3' Substitution Samuel Tiyani Mabunda Lucky Benjamine Mohomi
T. Morena
A. Ngcongca
Mamelodi Sundowns
90' + 3' Substitution Calvin Anele Ngcongca Thapelo James Morena
G. Lebese
T. Zwane
Mamelodi Sundowns
90' + 2' Substitution Themba Zwane George Lebese
90' + 2' Sirino tries to curl the ball into the top corner, but the Sundowns attacker's attempt is easily saved by Ter Stegen. 
J. Brockie
P. Tau
Mamelodi Sundowns
90' + 1' Substitution Percy Tau Jeremy Brockie
90' The fourth official has added fourth minutes.
89' Barcelona talisman Messi pulls the trigger from range and his attempt is saved by Mweene.
87' GOOD SAVE! Langerman tries his luck from range, but his powerful effort is pushed away by Ter Stegen. 
85' Messi is looking lively in the dying minutes of the game - keeping the Sundowns defence busy with his skills and movement. 
83' Messi tries to play a through pass, but Sundowns keeper Mweene comes out and he snatches the ball away. 
81' Nine minutes left on the clock. Sundowns need to score twice without conceding to ensure that game ends in a 3-3 stalemate. 
79' CHANCE! Langerman finds himself in a one-on-one situation with Ter Stegen, but Sundowns full-back decides to cross the ball to Tau and Barcelona clear their lines.
O. Manyisa
K. Billiat
Mamelodi Sundowns
77' Substitution Khama Billiat Matthews Oupa Manyisa
L. Sirino
H. Kekana
Mamelodi Sundowns
77' Substitution Hlompho Alpheus Kekana Leandro Gastón Sirino
P. Tau
Assist
Mamelodi Sundowns
76' Assist Percy Tau
S. Vilakazi
Goal
Mamelodi Sundowns
76' Goal Sibusiso Vilakazi
76' GOOAAALLL! Sundowns 1-3 Barcelona. Vilakazi beats Ter Stegen from close range.
L. Messi
Ruiz de Galarreta
Barcelona
74' Substitution Iñigo Ruiz de Galarreta Etxeberria Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini
72' Barcelona attacker Paco Alcacer's effort is blocked by Madisha as Sundowns look to extend their lead.
70' The visitors are about to introduce Messi, who is widely regarded as one of the best footballers of all-time.
68'  Barcelona are now dominating possession in the closing stages of the encounter. 
Paco Alcácer
Assist
Barcelona
67' Assist Francisco Alcácer García
André Gomes
Goal
Barcelona
67' Goal André Filipe Tavares Gomes
K. Mweene
D. Onyango
Mamelodi Sundowns
66' Substitution Denis Masinde Onyango Kennedy Mweene
66'  GOOAAALLL! Sundowns 0-3 Barcelona. Gomes scores with a curling effort following a mistake by Sundowns captain Kekana.
64' Vilakazi tries to play a back-heel pass for Tau inside the Barcelona box, but the ball is interception and cleared away by Pique. 
M. Madisha
B. Soumahoro
Mamelodi Sundowns
62' Substitution Bangaly Soumahoro Motjeka Madisha
62' Sundowns are about to pull out Soumahoro and introduce Madisha. 
60' The score is still 2-0 to Barcelona here at the FNB Stadium. 
58' CHANCE! Tau breaks into the Bacelona box and he decides to pass the ball, but it is blocked and the visitors clear their lines.
56' Billiat breaks into the Barcelona box from the right-hand side, but his deflected effort hits the side-netting. 
54'  Tau tries to play a through pass for Vilakazi, but Ter Stegen comes out and he snatches the ball away from the Sundowns attacker.
52' GOOD SAVE! Zwane sets up Kekana, who forces Ter Stegen into a good save as Sundowns to search for their first goal.
50' Sundowns are yet to make any changes thus far.
48'  Bezzera makes a crucial interception on the edge of the Barcelona box from Tau's through pass. 
Aleix Vidal
O. Dembélé
Barcelona
46' Substitution Ousmane Dembélé Aleix Vidal Parreu
Paulinho
I. Rakitić
Barcelona
46' Substitution Ivan Rakitić José Paulo Bezzera Maciel Júnior
Jorge Cuenca
Carles Aleñà
Barcelona
46' Substitution Carles Aleña Castillo Jorge Cuenca Barreno
Philippe Coutinho
Denis Suárez
Barcelona
46' Substitution Denis Suárez Fernández Philippe Coutinho Correia
Jordi Alba
L. Digne
Barcelona
46' Substitution Lucas Digne Jordi Alba Ramos
Piqué
Sergio Busquets
Barcelona
46' Substitution Sergio Busquets i Burgos Gerard Piqué Bernabéu
Ruiz de Galarreta
Y. Mina
Barcelona
46' Substitution Yerry Fernando Mina González Iñigo Ruiz de Galarreta Etxeberria
Sergi Roberto
Nélson Semedo
Barcelona
46' Substitution Nélson Cabral Semedo Sergi Roberto Carnicer
André Gomes
Iniesta
Barcelona
46' Substitution Andrés Iniesta Luján André Filipe Tavares Gomes
46' The second-half is underway. 
J. Cillessen
M. ter Stegen
Barcelona
46' Substitution Marc-André ter Stegen Jasper Cillessen
Paco Alcácer
L. Suárez
Barcelona
46' Substitution Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz Francisco Alcácer García
Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane is likely to introduce attackers Sirino and Brockie in the second half, while Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde could bring in world class duo Messi and Coutinho. 
HALF-TIME: Sundowns 0-2 Barcelona. 
45' + 2' Barcelona are looking to hold on to their lead with Sundowns pushing forward in numbers.
45' The fourth official will add two minutes. 
43' Onyango is quick off his line and he makes a crucial save on the edge of the box from Barcelona's lively right-back Semedo's cross.
41' End-to-end stuff as Sundowns midfield maestro Mabunda's pile driver from the edge of the box, rattles the side netting.
39' CLOSE! Suarez hits the upright from Barcelona full-back Semedo's delightful cross from the right-hand side.
37' Barcelona are still leading 2-0 as we approach the half-time break.
35' Sundowns come close through Vilakazi inside the Barcelona box, but Rakitic, who has done well defensively, clears under pressure.
33' Long-range specialist Kekana unleashes an effort from 30 yards out and Ter Stegen makes a comfortable save. 
31' GOOD SAVE! Sundowns keeper Onyango makes a superb save to deny Suarez as Barcelona look to extend their lead.
29' It still 2-0 to Barcelona as we approach the half-hour mark.
27' The hosts are settling nicely now and they are starting to string together some good passages of play as they look to pull one back.
25' The ball falls for Sundowns attacker Billiat in the blind spot, but he decides to cross the ball instead of shooting at goal and Barcelona clear their lines.
23' Sundowns are looking to press Barcelona, who are happy to sit back and launch quick counter attacks. 
21' CHANCE! Sundowns full-back Langerman plays a dangerous ball into the Barcelona box and Rakitic makes a well executed clearance.
L. Suárez
Goal
Barcelona
19' Goal Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz
19' GOOAAALLL! Sundowns 0-2 Barcelona. Suarez is sent through on goal and he beats Onyango with a low shot.
17' Sundowns have a chance to score from a free-kick, but Tau fires over the crossbar from the set-piece without testing Ter Stegen.
15' Busquets is working tirelessly just in front of the Barcelona defence thus far.
12' Tau has caused havoc for the Barcelona defence with his pace and skills, but he needs to take his chances with his side trailing.
9' CHANCE! Tau finds himself in a one on one with Ter Stegen, looks to chip the Barcelona keeper, who makes a comfortable save.
7' Barcelona are looking dangerous everytime they push forward with Suarez leading their attack.
5' Sundowns are now pressing Barcelona as they look to level matters. Penalty shout, referee waves play on after Tau was fouled in the visitors' box.
3'  GOOOAALLL! Sundowns 0-1 Barcelona. Dembele with a side footed effort beats the diving goalkeeper Onyango.
1' The match is underway. 
Barcelona XI: Ter Stegen, Semedo, Yerry Mina, Digne, Busquets, Denis, Alena, Rakitic, Iniesta, Dembele, Suárez.
Sundowns XI: Onyango, Ngcongca, Langerman, Soumahoro, Arendse, Mabunda, Billiat, Kekana, Vilakazi, Zwane, Tau.
Lets take a look at how the two teams line-up this evening starting with the hosts, Sundowns. 
Hello and welcome to the live commentary of the international club friendly between Mamelodi Sundowns and FC Barcelona at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.
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