AS Roma scored three goals in the second half to beat Barcelona 4-2 after trailing initially in the pre-season International Champions Cup football tournament here. Also Read - #IstandwithYuvi Trends After Yuvraj Singh Faces Backlash For Supporting Shahid Afridi Foundation During Coronavirus Pandemic | SEE POSTS
Barcelona began brilliantly on Tuesday, attacking the Roma goal in quick succession, with Rafinha scoring in the sixth minute, reports EFE news agency. Also Read - Idris Elba And Wife 'Still Feeling Effects of Global Pandemic', Share COVID-19 'Asymptomatic' Update
The Italian side equalized in the 35th minute when Stephen El Shaarawy got a perfect pass from Justin Kluivert in the penalty area and converted. Also Read - Religious Discrimination Amid Pandemic As Pakistan Still Refuses to Give Food to Hindus During Lockdown
Barcelona began the second half in style, with a 49th-minute goal from their new Brazilian recruit Malcolm.
Roma bounced back at after Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde made 10 substitutions to give a chance to young players.
Alessandro Florensi equalized in the 78th minute and Bryan Cristante made it 3-2 in the 83rd minute.
Diego Perotti sealed the match for Roma by scoring a penalty in the 86th minute.
Barcelona will play their last match of the friendly series on Saturday against AC Milan at the Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.