Nov 26, 2013 at 7.45pm UK at ​Amsterdam Arena
Ajax
2-1
Barcelona
Serero (19'), Hoesen (41')
Schone (8'), van Rhijn (60')
Veltman (48')
FT(HT: 2-0)
Xavi (49')
Pique (32'), Fabregas (39'), Iniesta (52'), Neymar (54'), Montoya (68')

Gerard Pique rues "horrible first half"

Barcelona's Gerard Pique says that his side's performance in their 2-1 defeat to Ajax in the Champions League was "horrible".

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique lamented a "horrible first half" that saw them slip to a 2-1 defeat to Ajax in the Champions League on Tuesday evening.

Gerardo Martino's side went in two goals down at the break, and Pique said that the opening 45 minutes simply weren't good enough.

"We played a horrible first half," Pique told reporters.

"There is no excuse - it was a disaster. What happened in the first half can't happen again. The attitude wasn't right; the whole team know that."

Despite the loss, Barca have still qualified from Group H.

Danny Hoesen of Ajax celebrates scoring the second goal of the game during the UEFA Champions League Group H match against FC Barcelona on November 26, 2013
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