But 13 minutes later Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen hit a sloppy pass which allowed Andres Iniesta to link up with Lionel Messi, who steered his shot past Thibaut Courtois.
Chelsea's £58 million club record signing did not do much of note during his brief cameo, but he was on the pitch at least, even if his fleeting appearances are becoming a theme for Antonio Conte's team. The Italian's Premier League champions have struggled to impose themselves in domestic football this season but soaked up Barcelona pressure before Willian scored in the 62nd minute of their last-16 first leg tie.
Chelsea, who started with Eden Hazard as a false nine and Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud on the bench, had looked as though they were going to take a first-leg advantage after blunting Barcelona's attacking threat. I repeat: Christensen for me, he was one of the best players tonight. They followed what we prepared.
"It's a pity because I am very proud of my players for the game they played".
Pomeroy Roads Under Water After Ohio River Floods
Lou Vargo, Ohio County Emergency Management Agency director, said water had reached the casinoás parking lot Saturday morning. Aurora City Manager Guinevere Emery says help will be needed to clean up the riverfront parks once the flood waters subside.
The first half ended with Barcelona having most of the possession but the home side looking the more threatening.
Antonio Conte urged his Chelsea players "to do something incredible at the Nou Camp" after their 1-1 draw but warned that they would be "crazy" to go toe-to-toe against Barcelona.
The statistics surrounding the performance of Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets versus Chelsea have been garnering widespread attention online this evening. "We must be pleased with the game, not the final result".
The 21-year-old's aimless ball across his own area was seized upon by Iniesta and when he cut it back to Messi the Argentine duly delivered to send Barca's travelling fans wild.
Chelsea will travel to the Camp Nou for next month's return fixture confident that they can score against the La Liga leaders because Ernesto Valverde's men gave the home side numerous chances to beat goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen during this game.
"So overall a fantastic performance [but] in the end a shame".
The hyperloop is expected to reduce travel time between the cities to 20 minutes, from the present three hours. The deal was signed as part of Branson's visit to the Magnetic Maharashtra Convergence 2018 in Mumbai .
According to Majzooban, a website linked to the Gonabadi Sufis, some protesters were shot by the police. Press TV reported as many as 30 security forces and protesters were also injured during clashes.
No. 8 Taulupe Faletau became available this week, too, after damaging left knee ligaments in early December. North and Williams proved their fitness in try-scoring shows for Northampton and Saracens at the weekend.
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But that last-lap move proved Almirola will do anything to win, which is just what SHR wants in its drivers. Ryan Blaney led a race-high 118 laps and wrecked Kurt Busch, last year's victor , trying to win the race.
A major embarrassment for the opposition Congress was in Amreli district from where leader of opposition Paresh Dhanani hails. The counting for Gujarat local body polls will begin at 8 am on Monday and the results will be declared on the same day.
Diesel engines traditionally play a subordinate role at Porsche - the company does not develop or build diesel engines itself. Porsche has become the first big-name European auto company to announce that it is withdrawing all diesel models from sale.
One joker commented: 'Mind if we rob your place? Would-be burglar No. 1 is out cold with a brick to the side of the head. However as the second throws his brick, his partner walks directly in front and is hit in the head.
Elsewhere, the dolphin-tail rear spoiler is higher and longer than the one found on the 488 GTB, and is made from carbon-fibre. Torque is also apparently rated at 568lb ft, which when compared to the 488 GTB means an increase in torque of a heady 7lb ft.
Poland logging unlawful — European Union court advisor
Poland's minister for the environment indicated that he will accept the court's final ruling, which is expected next month. Bialowieza Forest is one of the last remaining parts of the once vast primeval woodland that stretched across Europe.
Dog food may contain euthanasia drug
The Food and Drug Administration is reporting a drug used to euthanize animals is being found in canned dog food. It said it took the issue "very seriously" and was "extremely disappointed" at the contamination.
Cooper Tire reports 4Q loss
For shareholders, given the total diluted outstanding shares of 244 million, this means overall earnings per share of -0.39. It dropped, as 43 investors sold GT shares while 145 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 69 raised stakes.
Chicago Bears decline option on G Josh Sitton
NFL Network first reported the Bears are declining Sitton's option, while Pro Football Talk was first with the news on Freeman. The Bears also reportedly released veteran linebacker Jerrell Freeman on Tuesday morning in a separate roster move.
People in Florida divided over gun control
They have expressed their desire to meet with Republican politicians such as President Donald Trump , Sen. Authorities, however, determined he was receiving sufficient support, newspapers said on Saturday.
Sonam and gang brighten up Ras Al Khaimah wedding
Incidentally, Sonam's wedding is rumoured to be taking place in June - around the same time as her release "Veere Di Wedding". The actor made his Bollywood debut in 2014's Fugly and was recently seen in Raagdesh with Amit Sadh and Kunal Kapoor.
Low-fat? Low-carb? Either diet works the same
We have gobs of data that we can use in secondary, exploratory studies, ' Dr Gardner said said. The interaction between genes and nutrition is a growing area of study called nutrigenomics.