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Real has edge over Barca right now

Updated: September 15, 2011, 1:02 PM ET
By Rob Train

What did we learn among the big Spanish sides from the first group-stage games in the Champions League? Here's some thoughts?

Barca's defense under attack: During the summer, Pep Guardiola allowed the versatile and experienced Gabriel Milito to leave the club and promoted Andreu Fontas from the Barca production line with both Gerard Pique and Carles Puyol struggling for fitness. In the stead of Spain's center back pairing, Barca has fielded Javier Macscherano and Sergio Busquets, ...

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