Ryan gets us started: I never really knew they could defend like this~
I keep it going: They make the last man want to defeat the Spanish.
Como Eh-STAN, senores, mi campo, su campo
You’ve been warned.
Txignasty is out for this match.
Barcelona line-up (official via barcastuff): Valdes – Alves Busquets Pique Adriano – Xavi Mascherano Keita – Iniesta Messi Villa
This LiveBlog starts 15-20 minutes early, so that’s 2:25-2:30pm EST. I’ll be very focused on the match, so I’ll probably miss you if you come halfway through the match. HT is another good time to join.