Hi from Sun Life Stadium..place is rocking! Crowd of 70,080 is largest for soccer match in state history! Heavy traffic getting here. A sea of Barca jerseys in the stands (mostly Messi's No. 10)
Barca's starting 11: Pinto, Piqué, Thiago, Xavi, Villa, Keita, Dos Santos, Abidal, Fontàs, Carmona, Cuenca
Chivas starting 11: Michel, DeLuna, Reynoso, Araujo, Esparza, Fabian, Arellano, Medina, Ponce, Baez, Mejia
National anthem. Fireworks! Here we go...
Chivas nearly takes lead in second minute, but Barca defender Abidal clears it off line in time.
David Villa GOOOAL! fourth minute. Barca 1, Chivas 0.
Halftime: Barca 1, Chivas 0.
Second half: Xavi, Villa, Pique out. Iniesta, Pedro, Busquets in.
60th minute, Chivas SCORES! Golazo by Marco Fabian, into upper left corner to tie the score 1-1.
63rd minute. WOW! Fabian finds back of net again, this one on a gorgeous scissor kick to give Chivas 2-1 lead. Crowd, stunned, begins to chant "Barca!"
72nd minute. Chivas strikes again! Giovanni Casillaas scores to make it 3-1.
And the Mexican team isn't done yet...Jose Luis Verduzco scores in extra time and it's 4-1 Chivas over Barca. Crowd -- and Barca bench -- are stunned. Exhibition, yes. But nobody expected this score.