Sharp shooter Luis Suarez scored the decisive goal and drew a red card in manic semi-final second leg that finished 1-1 on the night and a 3-2 win on aggregate.
Atletico had its chances to get back into the tie after a spirited first half.
But it was Suarez who did the damage before the interval, following up a Lionel Messi rebound for his 23rd goal of the campaign.
Both Barcelona and Atletico went down a man early in the second stanza, and that’s when the tempo really changed.
Antoine Griezmann appeared to level the match when he beat the Barcelona defence and slipped a cool ball past Cillessen.
The linesman wrongly ruled the play offside, as Griezmann was in line with Gerard Pique.
Atletico had another chance when Kevin Gameiro earned a penalty in the 80th minute, but the Frenchman skied the spot-kick above the crossbar.
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Source:: the score la liga