Barca team Spartak wins comfortably thanks to a goal from Alves and another brace from Messi. Tito changed the picture, bringing in a midfielder more and plays better.
Not the first time that Iniesta is dropped to a band and enters another creative player to strengthen the midfield. In step Guardiola used this tactic available for highly demanding games or in which the rival did fear a loss of possession. The manchego got used to playing end, polishing his large repertoire of dribbles and his genius to drive the ball.
Tito had not used this scheme so far, but the visit to Moscow seemed a good time. The set of problems created Emery at Camp Nou and the victory was essential to tackle the last match against Benfica in peace. In the end, the Muscovites not worried too far behind Barca, Barca good game thanks to the offensive side. Read more »