Goals from Marc Gual and Pablo Álvarez and a great performance in goal from Sergi Fernández were key in overturning Jordi Bargalló's opener. Toni Pérez scored the equaliser
HC Liceo, 2
FC Barcelona, 2
HC Liceo (1+1): Malián, J. Lamas, Pascual, E. Lamas, Bargalló, Ordoñez and Pérez.
FC Barcelona (2+0): Fernández, Gual, Torra, Panadero, Reinaldo, Mia Ordeig and Álvarez.
Goals: 1-0, Pascual, min 3; 1-1, Gual, min 4; 1-2, Álvarez, min 12; 2-2, Pérez, FD, min 41.
Referees: Eccelsi and Da Prato.
It was a bittersweet result that FC Barcelona’s roller hockey team came away with in the away leg of the European League quarter-final against HC Liceo. Ricard Muñoz’s men fell behind after Matías Pascual netted the opener , but Gual, after a great play from Reinaldo García, brought the Blaugrana level. Pablo Álvarez fired Barça ahead minutes later.
A Blaugrana victory wasn’t meant to be, however, as Toni Pérez scored the equalizer for the home team. The return leg will be played on May 11th at the Palau Blaugrana.