FC Barcelona defeated Shakhtar Donetsk 2-1 at the Camp Nou on Wednesday night to move top of Group C in the UEFA Champions League.

Robert Lewandowski scored both goals for Barcelona, while Artem Dovbyk scored the consolation goal for Shakhtar Donetsk.

Barcelona started the game brightly and took the lead in the 40th minute through Lewandowski. The Polish striker finished off a flowing move involving Raphinha and Pedri.

Barcelona doubled their lead in the 50th minute through Lewandowski again. The striker headed home a corner kick from Ousmane Dembélé.

Shakhtar Donetsk pulled a goal back in the 75th minute through Dovbyk. The Ukrainian striker finished off a counter-attack after being played through by Mykhaylo Mudryk.

Barcelona held on for a well-deserved victory in the closing stages.

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