Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 10/23/12
Jordi Alba's 94th minute winner for Barcelona broke Celtic hearts after the Scottish champions had seemed set to claim a famous draw in Wednesday evening's Champions League Group G clash at the Camp Nou. After Giorgios Samaras fortunately helped Celtic go in front on 18 minutes, and Andres Iniesta equalized just on the stroke of half time, Neil Lennon's young side had held heroically out until the final seconds. But Barca went for broke, threw both full backs forward and one, Adriano Correia, crossed for the other, Alba, to knock the ball to the net from just two yards. Barca manager Tito Vilanova expressed his relief in the Camp Nou press room after the game, but said the result had been deserved. "We carried the game to them, we deserved to have won it much earlier," Vilanova said. "We hit the post, made a lot of chances. At the end if you are not attacking and making chances in front of goal, you do not win." Lennon, understandably, held a different view, telling reporters th...
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