FC Barcelona dominated Manchester United to win the 2010/11 UEFA Champions League Final by a score of 3-1 at Wembley Stadium in London on Saturday. The European championship is the Spanish team’s fourth overall and second in the last three years.
With 63% of the ball possession throughout the match, Barca outshot Manchester United by 17-3. Pep Guardiola’s side goals came from Pedro in the 27th, Lionel Messi in the 54th and David Villa in the 68th. Wayne Rooney had equalized 1-1 for United in the 34th in what was the English Premier League Champions’ only shot on goal in the final.
FC Barcelona: Valdés; Alves (Puyol, m.88), Piqué, Mascherano, Abidal, Sergio, Xavi, Iniesta; Pedro (Afellay, m.92), Messi, Villa (Keita, m.86)
Manchester United: Van der Sar; Fabio (Nani, m.69), Ferdinand, Vidic, Evra; Valencia, Carrick (Scholes, m.76), Giggs, Park, Rooney, Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernández.
Goals: 1-0, m.27: Pedro. 1-1, m. 34: Rooney. 2-1, m.54: Messi. 3-1, m.69: Villa.