By Max Winters For Mailonline
Published: 10:00 GMT, 3 December 2019 | Updated: 10:00 GMT, 3 December 2019
Diego Simeone just knew. There was only one outcome as the ball rolled across Atletico Madrid's penalty area and Lionel Messi ran towards it.
As he has done for so many years, the newly-crowned Ballon d'Or winner finished superbly to snatch all three points for Barcelona against their fierce La Liga rivals on Sunday night.
It was a sight we have become accustomed to seeing and Simeone's reaction on the touchline said it all.
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Lionel Messi scored a later winner for Barcelona against Atletico Madrid on Sunday night
A clip shows Diego Simeone barking instructions at his Atletico players as Barcelona attack
But as the ball struck the back of the net, Simeone could