How FC Barcelona won UEFA Super Cup 2015

The European Super Cup has always attracted a lot of attention from fans. This is not surprising, because it brings together the winners of the Champions League and the Europa League. By the way, livescore football from the world of these competitions is always presented on the site of sports statistics.

In 2015, two Spanish teams – Champions League winners Barcelona and Europa League triumphants Sevilla – faced each other. Barca were clear favorites, but the game was unexpectedly eventful. Sevilla opened the scoring, but the Catalans responded with three goals before halftime. At the beginning of the second half, the Blaugrana scored another goal thanks to the efforts of Luis Suarez, making the score 4-1. It seemed that the fate of the game was sealed. However, Sevilla made a powerful comeback. By the end of the main time the club managed yet another three goals scored by:

  • Jose-Antonio Reyes;
  • Kevin Gameiro;
  • Yevhen Konoplyanka.

The full-time score was 4-4, and the game reached extra time. Barcelona have proved their superiority with great difficulty as Pedro scored the winner only the 115th minute.

Fans can follow the livescore of the current football games on the sports statistics website. That victory allowed the team to believe in their strength and have a good season. They would go on to win the LaLiga title, but would be eliminated at the quarterfinal stage of the UEFA Champions League.

The main factors in Barcelona’s final victory

The Catalans controlled the game for most of the game. However, when the score was 4-1, they relaxed a little. Sevilla took advantage of it. By the way, fans can always find live football stats of its matches on the sports statistics website. 

If we single out the main factors of the Catalans’ victory, it is impossible to pass by:

  1. Higher class of players. At the time, Barcelona had international stars – Andrés Iniesta, Luis Suárez, Ivan Rakitic, Dani Alves, Javier Mascherano and, of course, Lionel Messi. The Argentine scored two goals and was named the best player of the match.
  2. Attacking cohesiveness. They manager to pull together at a crucial moment. The experience of its leaders and their well-coordinated interaction helped the attack, which culminated in the winning goal of Pedro.

You can follow the football stats of this team even now in live mode. The updated data is presented on the sports statistics website. Study them carefully to keep your finger on the pulse. 

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