Spanish Super Cup

Barcelona beats Real Madrid in first leg

August 23, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Barcelona came from behind to take a slender 3-2 lead from the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup at the Nou Camp.

Cristiano Ronaldo headed Real into the lead against the run of play 10 minutes into the second half from Mesut Ozil's corner, but Barcelona responded as Pedro showed great poise to slot home a minute later.

The action then raced from end to end and it was Barcelona that forged ahead 20 minutes from time when Lionel Messi scored from the penalty spot after Sergio ...

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