UEFA Champions League Gerald Pique’s first-half goal hand Barcelona a 1-0 win

Defender Gerald Pique’s first-half goal handed Barcelona a 1-0 win over  Dynamo Kyiv on Wednesday evening.

The win saw the struggling Spanish side register a first Group E match of the Uefa Champions League.

Pique scored the only goal of the game in the 36th minute to settle the contest.

The LaLiga side are on third place with three points from three games whereas the Ukrainian side anchor the table with one point from three matches.

Barcelona now shift focus on the El Clasico with LaLiga leaders Real Madrid this coming weekend.

Bayern Munich lead the group on eight points from two games, five points ahead of Benfica who were taking on the German side as we went to press later on Wednesday night.

Starting XI:

Barcelona: Ter Stegen, Jodi Alba, Gerald Pique, Lenglet, Mingueza, Frank de Jong, Busquets, Gavi, Dest, de Jong, Memphis Depay

Dynamo Kyiv: Supriaha, Buyalskyi, de Pena, Shaparenko, Sydorchuk, Tsygankov, Mykolenko, Syrota, Zabarnyi, Kedziora, Bushchan

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