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Barcelona 2-4 Roma: Malcom scores on make a big appearance yet Spanish champions tumble to vanquish

Last Update> 01-08-2018

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Malcom played Judas on a move to Rome when marking for Barca – however the Italians had the last snicker in Texas

Malcom influenced a goalscoring to begin to his Barcelona vocation, however the side he censured to join the Spanish mammoths had the last chuckle in the sides’ International Champions Cup conflict in Texas.

Roma scored three times in eight second-half minutes to guarantee a 4-2 triumph over the Blaugrana at AT&T Stadium on Tuesday night, having trailed to the £37million Brazilian’s short proximity wrap up.

In any case, a late whirlwind from last season’s Champions League semi-finalists saw objectives from Alessandro Florenzi, Bryan Cristante and Diego Perotti gave them the win and a similarity of retribution after Malcom’s U-turn a week ago.

By that point Ernesto Valverde had rolled out 10 improvements to an officially energetic beginning XI, without any semblance of Lionel Messi, Ivan Rakitic and Luis Suarez.

Barcelona took an early lead, returning midfielder Rafinha – wanting to anchor a spot in the primary group in the wake of investing energy in credit at Inter Milan – completing after a fine group move.

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Malcom scored on his Barcelona debut (Image: BBC SPORTS24)

Roma’s new goalkeeper Robin Olsen denied Rafinha a second while Munir, another battling for his future, missed a few decent shots previously Roma evened out; new marking Justin Kluivert, child of previous Barcelona striker Patrick, teeing up Stephan El Shaarawy to locate the net.

Malcom, amazing in the opening half, scored four minutes into the second, tapping home after great work Jean-Yves Ballou.

In any case, Roma’s more experienced side started to rule and discover space against a side that more looked like Barcelona B, and took full favorable position.

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Malcom glorify (Image: BBC SPORTS24)

Alessandro Florenzi – the main outfield player to play the full 90′ – could locate the net from short proximity after careless stamping in the Barcelona confine the 78th moment, before Bryan Cristante turned astutely and terminated past Jasper Cillessen five minutes after the fact.

Argentine Diego Perotti cut home a punishment three minutes after the fact after a foul by Jorge Cuena, to guarantee Roma’s win.

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