- Barcelona beat Sundowns 3-1
- South Africans reacted to the game on Twitter
- Some thought Sundowns players were starstruck
Spanish champions Barcelona emerged victorious over South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns in their clash on Wednesday evening.
Following the game, South Africans took to Twitter to react to the final 3-1 score. They also expressed their excitement at seeing world superstars, such as Messi, on home soil.
Briefly.co.za compiles some of their reactions below.
"Sundowns lads were starstruck."
Some made Sundowns the target of hilarious jokes.
However, others felt that Sundowns actually did well under the circumstances.
For many, seeing Messi play on home soil was the highlight of the match.
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