Barcelona wins Champions League final over Arsenal

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May 17, 2006 23:51

 
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FC Barcelona scored two goals in the final 15 minutes Wednesday to beat 10-man Arsenal 2-1 in the Champions League final. Juliano Belleti scored the winning goal in the 81st minute, five minutes after Samuel Eto'o had equalized for the Spanish champions. Sol Campbell had given the English team a 1-0 halftime lead by heading in Thierry Henry's free kick in the 37th minute. Arsenal goalkeeper Jens Lehmann was sent off in the 18th minute for taking down Eto'o.

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