• Lionel Messi starts as Barcelona visit Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Allianz Arena
  • Sergio Busquets holds off Bayern star Arjen Robben
  • Franck Ribery will need to be on top form if the German outfit are to reach their second successive final
  • Thomas Muller's close range header gives Bayern an early lead
  • But there's still plenty of time left in this tie for things to change
  • Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes will be hoping for more of the same in the second half
  • Lionel Messi sees a show saved by Manuel Neuer
  • Could it be a rare frustrating night for Messi and Barcelona?
  • Mario Gomez doubles Bayern Munich's advantage from close range
  • It's going to be a long way back for Barcelona now - as far as the first leg is concerned at least
  • While one goalkeeper celebrates...
  • The other is dejected
  • It gets even worse for Barcelona as Arjen Robben slots home to make it 3-0
  • Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova can't quite believe what he's seeing
  • Remarkably Bayern Munich grab a fourth thanks to Muller's second of the night
  • The German international has been superb tonight
  • The Bundesliga champions are thrilled to win 4-0 and not even the most optimistic Barca fan will expect their side to come back from this
  • Messi's reaction tells its own story

Bayern 4 Barcelona 0

Lionel Messi starts as Barcelona visit Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Allianz Arena