In the 2012 UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE semi-final tie, Chelsea sized up against Barcelona to qualify for a place in the CHAMPIONS LEAGUE quarter-finals.
The 1st Leg at the Blues Home Stamford Bridge, ended 1-0 thanks to Didier Drogba low drive.
In the 2nd leg at Camp nou, 37′ minutes, defender John Terry had a red-card, sent off the pitch and Chelsea played a 10-man game also with a depressing 27% ball possession to FC Barcelona 73%.
42′ minutes, Barcelona leading with a 2-0 win. (AGG:2-1)
45′ minutes, Brazilian midfielder Ramires scored this beautiful chip to get Chelsea back into this game against FC Barcelona. Ramires’ goal just before half time gave the Blues the spark they needed to win the semi-final tie. Ramires’ chip over goalkeeper Victor Valdes was the start of a special night in FC Barcelona. 2-1 (AGG:2-2)
90’+2 minutes, Torres on a one-man counter attack after a clearance from the box as FC Barcelona dominated the Chelsea side for the last minutes. Torres scored an epic goal, clearing the goalkeeper and he rolled the ball slowly into the net ushering Chelsea into the quarter-final. 2-2 (AGG:2-3)
Watch Match Highlights below: