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    Barcelona vs. a-leagues all stars highlights as barca survive

    barcelona officially ended its 2021/22 season with a 3-2 friendly victory over the stars of league a in sydney on wednesday.

    The Spanish giants made their first trip to Australia just hours after their league campaign concluded on Sunday and were rewarded with a crowd of 70,000.

    Reading: Barcelona vs. a-leagues all stars highlights as barca survive

    after a slow start, ousmane dembele opened the scoring in the 34th minute for barça, but the stars scored a quick brace after half-time to turn the game around.

    xavi turned to his substitutes to restore order and the youngster ansu fati finally scored the winning goal after adama traore equalized minutes earlier.

    It was far from a classic Barcelona performance, but it was a memorable match for fans in Australia who got to see a long-awaited glimpse of the famous club in person.

    final score and scorers of barcelona vs. a-leagues all stars

    goals: dembele (34′), piscopo (47′), traore (52′), traore (72′), fati (77′)

    barcelona vs a-leagues all stars comments, goals and summaries

    full time: barcelona came from behind in the second half to claim an entertaining 3-2 win. Substitute Ansu Fati was the winner after he came on to score the decisive goal.

    90+3 min: Barça’s time trial when Aubameyang takes a deflected shot that is well stopped.

    min 88: kuol almost takes out the all star level but his strong punch can only find the wood. the barca only manages to clear his follow-up attempt.

    min 86: barça almost made the fourth with fati again showing danger when his shot went wide.

    min 77: goal! barça takes the lead again after fati finished off a great play by aranda.

    ansu fati!! barcelona now leads 3-2 after a finish made up of their number 🔟#aasvfcb #barcainsydney pic.twitter.com/2mjvu517hw

    minute 75: substituting fati shoots wide just a few minutes after coming on.

    min. 72: goal! barcelona equalizes thanks to his own adama traore. he hits a vicious shot that is stopped but the ball still finds its way to the back of the net.

    adama traoré equalizes for barça!! get one back after adama traore put the stars in front 20 minutes earlier. #aasvfcb #barcainsydney pic.twitter.com/nt5edavyxy

    min 70: araujo lands a powerful header but it goes straight to redmayne who deflects it.

    min. 67: All-star teenager Kuol beats numerous Barca players, but his final shot just misses the goal. what a moment that would have been for the young man.

    garang kuol so close!! the youngster nearly completed his incredible run down the middle with a goal! #aasvfcb #barcainsydney pic.twitter.com/hfxbejgbto

    min 66: aubameyang finds himself at the far post but his effort is smashed high and wide.

    minute 64: a special moment for nestory irankunda, 16, who is a substitute for the stars.

    min 62: gavi with a good job in the area when the stars manage to clear their lines for the corner. Alba and Aubameyang enter for Barcelona.

    min 60: adama traore from barça just had a one-on-one with adama traore from all the stars…

    min 58: barça has gone in search of an immediate response but has fired successive deflected shots while the stars made three substitutions.

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    min 52: goal! the stars take a surprise lead after a quick break in which piscopo finds traore free in the box with the defender calmly finishing past tenas.

    adama traore gives all stars the advantage!!! piscopo becomes provider and adama traore finds the bottom of the net! 🥅#barcainsydney #aasvfcb pic.twitter.com/37sskpwz8v

    minute 49: 70,174 confirmed fans at the accor stadium tonight watching barcelona’s first game in australia.

    min 47: goal! all stars are level when the piscopo converts an initially saved effort at home.

    the piscopo equals! all the stars are back in this one! 🔥#barcainsydney #aasvfcb pic.twitter.com/v4xybidboq

    minute 46: we’re back on track in sydney. Will Barcelona increase their lead or can the stars of La Liga strike back? both teams have changed goalkeepers at half-time with the introduction of tenas and redmayne.

    half-time: barcelona takes a 1-0 lead until half-time thanks to a goal from dembele. the Spaniards are getting through the game, but the stars have stood their ground and come within a goal.

    listen to jason cummings as the stars head into halftime 1-0 #barcainsydney #aasvfcb pic.twitter.com/fzukh6rsa2

    min 45: Dembele with a silky dribble in the final third but his last pass is too heavy.

    minute 40: gavi stays down after receiving a blow to the knee. It doesn’t seem to be anything too serious.

    minute 34: goal! Gavi puts it on a plate for Dembélé, who finds the lower right corner with precision and power to give Barça the goal.

    dembelé opens the scoring! He gives Barcelona the lead with a precise shot in the lower corner 🥅#barcelonainsydney pic.twitter.com/teqojg7x0c

    minute 30: all the stars are forced to save early when jason davidson is replaced by adama traore, who will now mark adama traore from barça…

    min 26: He demolishes with an electric run from mid-range, but his resulting shot is stopped quite easily by the all-star Kurdish keeper.

    busquets finds dembele on the counter but kurto makes a comfortable save 🧤 all the stars have been willing so far against barcelona #barcainsydney pic.twitter.com/oye9wgxvfy

    min 25: dani alves proving to be an effective attacking outlet down the right wing for barca with his last high cross volley by traore.

    min 22: adama traore unleashes a powerful shot from the top of the area that goes wide of the goal.

    min 20: eighteen-year-old bucket catches early attention for barcelona. fast and incisive with the ball. one to watch.

    min 19: araujo found at the far post by alves with the center back forced to stretch and not being able to grab much of his shot.

    min 17: O’shea finds some space in the box after getting past his man but his shot goes wide after a save from ter stegen.

    min 13: Gavi throws a brilliant pass to Dembélé in the final third, but the Frenchman fails to hit his shot on goal.

    minute 11: so far, a fluid game with barça dictating the terms while chants of ‘gavi’ are heard from the fans; Not bad for a 17-year-old who already has fans chanting his name.

    9th minute: cummings almost jumped the other end towards the all stars, but ter stegen manages to intercept him.

    min 8: Barça almost took advantage of a corner when Gavi found Araujo’s head, who was trying to lack conviction and went wide.

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    7th minute: Balde tries again down the left as he forces a great save at the near post with a ferocious shot.

    min 3: bucket hits a dangerous Barça center but the stars deactivate it and launch their own counterattack that falls apart with a bad pass in the last third.

    2nd minute: penha tries his luck from a distance for the all stars but his effort is wide and does not bother ter stegen. barça was looking to start the match on the front foot.

    home: we’re up and running in sydney! better late than never.

    Before the game: As expected, the players have not yet returned to the field. it seems likely that the game will start about 10 minutes late.

    5 minutes to go: This game was supposed to start at 8:05 p.m. m. (local time), but the players barely return to the tunnel after their warm-up. this game might not start on time.

    15 minutes to go: “I think we can keep them quiet a little bit. We have one or two exceptional young talents who I think can surprise Barcelona tonight,” said the all-star coach , dwight yorke. he told channel 10 before the game. Barca have not scored in their last two games, while the All Stars led Juventus in 2014 before two late goals saw them lose 3-2.

    25 minutes to go: both teams are already training on the pitch and barcelona is clearly the fan favourite. A crowd of around 60,000 is expected in Sydney tonight.

    Proudly dressed in blue and red, fans are ready for the #aasvfcb🔵🔴 it starts at 20:05!🔥⚽#barcainsydney pic.twitter.com/dq4ak46fbt

    35 minutes to go: barcelona arrived in sydney on tuesday morning after flying direct to australia just hours after ending their league season with a 2-0 loss against Villarreal. That means there are less than 72 hours between these two games and some Barca players could be excused for feeling more than a little out of step tonight.

    45 minutes left to kick off: The starting line-ups have been confirmed. pierre-emerick aubameyang and frenkie de jong were left out of barca’s xi as some youngsters get their chance. the stars have favored the more experienced players with the team’s two teenagers on the bench.

    barça [email protected] all stars 🇦🇺 🆚 barça 💪🟦🟥 pic.twitter.com/q1s35xxwre

    your league a star lineup arrives! 🤩 there are just over 30 minutes to go before the game against @fcbarcelona! catch all the action live on @channel10au bold 📺 follow it live: https://t.co/fagq9gg9mk#barcainsydney pic.twitter.com/sriszevimo

    65 minutes to go: The line-ups should be announced any day now, but Barcelona have confirmed they will wear their traditional home jersey for this clash which will be played some 17,000km from camp. all stars are now expected to wear a white and gold kit.

    75 minutes to go: both teams took part in an open training session at the accor stadium last night with thousands of fans turning out to see the players in advance. Even though it’s just a friendly, this game means a lot to both the fans and the players.

    “it’s a dream come true”. 🙌 barcelona’s first trip to australia means a lot to the fans and players 🤩 it’s more than just a friendly. get your tickets here: https://t.co/tthopjd4wn pic.twitter.com/jbyyr2ukwl

    90 minutes to go: barcelona is ready to play its first match in australia tonight against the best players of the top local competition. League A Stars feature two former Major League stars: Captain Jack Rodwell and Coach Dwight Yorke. The team has met for the first time since 2014 when it lost 3-2 against Juventus.

    alignments of all the stars of barcelona vs a-leagues

    Barcelona starting line-up (4-3-3): ter stegen – alves, araujo, umtiti, balde – gavi, Busquets, sanz – traore, luuk de jong, dembele.

    All-Star League Starting Lineup (4-2-3-1): Kurto – Davidson, Mariappa, Rowles, Grant – Caceres, Rodwell – Piscopo, Penha, O’Shea -cummings

    predicted line-ups of all the stars of barcelona vs a-leagues

    Barcelona starting line-up (4-3-3): ter stegen – alves, araujo, umtiti, alba – de jong, Busquets, gavi – traore, aubameyang, depay.

    A-League All-Star Starting Lineup (5-4-1): Kurto – Davidson, Neville, Mariappa, Rowles, Grant – Penha, Rodwell, O’Shea, Ninkovic – cummings

    how to watch barcelona vs a-leagues all stars

    This match will be broadcast live and free on television in Australia on 10bold. It will also air on 10play and paramount+.

    for viewers outside of australia, the match will be broadcast on barca tv+.

    The game is expected to start at 8:05 p.m. m. (local time).

    See also: World Cup semi-final: England lose 2-1 to Croatia in extra time – BBC Sport

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