Here's what went on in the first half vs Atletico.
- A very active start from both teams but there were no goals in the opening minutes; Atletico Madrid hit the crossbar though.
- Most of Barcelona's attacks in came from the right wing, with Ousmane Dembele having an impressive match.
- The match slowed down towards the 30th minute as both teams lowered their tempo and tried to build from the back.
- Overall, Atleti looked more dangerous; Blaugrana's defence is still a big letdown.
- Barca registered their first shot on goal late in the first half as Leo Messi tried to beat Jan Oblak from a tight angle.
- The Catalans conceded in the added time after Gerard Pique lost the ball in the middle of the pitch; Marc-Andre ter Stegen went up but got beaten by the attacker.