Today In History of Sports: Iniesta’s Late Goal Sends Chelsea Out Of Champions League

On this day in champions league history in the year 2009, Andres Iniesta’s late goal from Lionel Messi’s pass, levels the scoreline to 1-1 at Stamford Bridge. Giving the 10-man Barcelona a straight ticket to the final of the champions league, after a goalless semifinal first leg draw at Camp Nou. Barcelona progressed on away-goal  rule, but Chelsea’s hope of celebration finally came to an end. That goal denied England her second one-nation champions league final.

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