For the second time Pep Guardiola has failed to beat his former club Barcelona at Camp Nou, after the Catalan ...
For the second time Pep Guardiola has failed to beat his former club Barcelona at Camp Nou, after the Catalan side thrashed visiting Manchester City 4-0 to maintain their top position in their champions league group.
Argentine and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, played vital role in the win, scoring a hat-trick while Brazilian forward Neymar, sealed the win up earning the Catalans the maximum three points needed in the game.
Though Barcelona got a penalty after the third goal, when City's goal keeper Bravo was issued a red card for touching the ball outside the 18-yard-box, but Neymar was unable to convert it to a goal.
Pep Guardiola's first visit to Camp Nou since he left Spain was in 2015, while in charge of Bayern and had a date with the Catalan side in the semifinal of the champions league, but Barcelona thrashed his side 3-0.
Pep would be hoping to break the City jinx against Barcelona when the Catalan side visit Etihad stadium in their next encounter.