Fiji Time: 9:12 PM on Tuesday 30 May

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Barca, pulls a draw

Reuters
Thursday, April 03, 2014

Two special goals lit up the Nou Camp as Barcelona, aiming to reach the Champions League semi-finals for the seventh year in a row, shared a 1-1 draw with Spanish rivals Atletico Madrid.

Brazilian substitute Diego fired an unstoppable bullet of a shot into the top corner of the net from 30 metres to open the scoring for La Liga leaders Atletico in the 56th minute of the quarter-final first leg.

Andres Iniesta then spotted a gap in the visiting defence 15 minutes later and threaded the perfect through ball for Diego's compatriot Neymar to beat goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois with a curling right-foot effort from a tight angle.

"We got a good result but the tie is still open," Atletico coach Diego Simeone told a news conference.

"It was all down to enormous work from the team. It was a game of different styles and each team fights with the armoury they have."








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.65280.6338
JPY 54.601251.6012
GBP 0.37650.3685
EUR 0.43430.4223
NZD 0.69380.6608
AUD 0.65490.6299
USD 0.48710.4701

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 30th, May, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Boy dies, family seeks answers
  2. Pastors, villagers burn items allegedly used in witchcraft
  3. Headman to challenge decision
  4. Tuisova to miss Fiji, Aust test
  5. Awards for World
  6. $727m excess fund
  7. New Zealand returns confiscated tabua to Fiji
  8. 200 new jobs
  9. Chief seeks forgiveness
  10. Rare heart surgery

Top Stories this Week

  1. $16k freight scam Saturday (27 May)
  2. Man wants house back Wednesday (24 May)
  3. Henry's debt to mum Wednesday (24 May)
  4. Boy dies, family seeks answers Tuesday (30 May)
  5. Mystery chests, villagers warned Wednesday (24 May)
  6. Pastors, villagers burn items allegedly used in witchcraft Tuesday (30 May)
  7. Inquiry bid foiled Saturday (27 May)
  8. Rabuka not happy Wednesday (24 May)
  9. Pillar of strength Wednesday (24 May)
  10. Designer under investigation Monday (29 May)