Eric Abidal recalls how Barcelona eased past Manchester United in 2011 Champions League final
Former Barcelona defender Eric Abidal has given a brutal assessment of Manchester United’s performance in the 2011 Champions League final between the two clubs.
Abidal’s Barca side were at their peak under Pep Guardiola at the time, and thoroughly outplayed United to win 3-1 at Wembley, lifting the trophy at the expense of the Red Devils for the second time in three seasons.
Speaking now in a new book about Andres Iniesta, Abidal recalls how the Spanish midfield maestro was on top form to help Barcelona beat United that evening.
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