first_imgFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Incredibly, Barca had 82% of possession in the game – just shy of the all-time La Liga record of 84% when Guardiola’s troops dominated the ball back in 2011. It was vintage Barca. 20-year old La Masia graduate Riqui Puig pressed relentlessly and won the ball back before playing it to Sergio Busquets. The midfield metronome then fed Messi, who played a first-time forward pass to Antoine Griezmann. The Frenchman flicked onto Vidal, who returned the ball into the path of Messi to score the first goal of the Setien. Barcelona began Qique Setien’s first game in charge with a late 1-0 win achieved by a classic free-flowing Blaugrana goal. The La Liga champions had to wait until the 76th minute to open the scoring through who else but Lionel Messi, but it was absolutely worth the wait. Advertisement Promoted ContentBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read MoreWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Best & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeThe Best Cars Of All TimeFantastic-Looking (and Probably Delicious) Bread ArtWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?15 Extremely Surprising Facts About Disney PrincessesPlus-Size Babes Who Will Make Your Heart RaceYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of AnimeDid You Know There’s A Black Hole In The Milky Way?The Models Of Paintings Whom The Artists Were Madly In Love Withcenter_img The speed of passing and movement was eerily reminiscent of the ‘tiki-taka’ football Barcelona would play on a weekly basis when at the peak of their powers under Pep Guardiola, a protege of the legendary Johan Cruyff. Loading… Read Also: Messi nets in Barcelona win as Setien enjoys winning start“We we had talked about being brave and going forward to recover the ball in their territory and that helped us to created danger after recovering the ball.”Setien’s second game in charge is a Copa Del Rey trip to Ibiza on Wednesday, where Barca will be hoping the party continues. They also attempted 1,005 passes, 217 more than their previous top tally of the season against Real Betis earlier this term.Commenting on his side’s use of the ball, Setien said: “The fact that we made so many passes? The only thing I need is to have control.last_img