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Barcelona beats M. United 3-1 in Champions League final

05-29-2011 09:29 BJT

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Spanish giants Barcelona have defeated Manchester United 3-1 to win the UEFA Champions League at London's Wembley stadoim. It's the fourth time that Barca have won the premier honor of European clubs.

Pedro Rodriuez put Josep Guardiola's team ahead with a low shot after 27 minutes, but United striker Wayne Rooney found the back of the net with a goal in the 34th minute.

Barca dominated the second half while Lionel Messi's swift shot gave them the lead again in the 54th minute before David Villa added a third with 21 minutes to go.

Barcelona players celebrate with the trophy after their Champions League final
soccer match against Manchester United at Wembley Stadium in London May 28, 2011.
[Photo/Agencies]

Barcelona's manager Pep Guardiola is thrown in the air by his players after their
Champions League final soccer match against Manchester United at Wembley Stadium
in London May 28, 2011.[Photo/Agencies]

Barcelona's Javier Mascherano (L) celebrates his team's victory against Manchester
United at the end of their Champions League final soccer match at Wembley Stadium
in London May 28, 2011. [Photo/Agencies]

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: CNTV.CN

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