After a traumatic elimination against Bayern Munich in the last edition, Koeman’s Barça and Messi seeks to reconquer the Orejona.
Lionel Messi’s Barcelona embarks on a new edition of the Champions League, with the illusion of reconquering an ‘Orejona’ that has not raised since 2015.
Even this UEFA Champions League 2020/21 It could be the last of the Argentine with the Blaugrana shirt, after a traumatic elimination in the last edition (2-8 vs Bayern Munich) and a conflicting transfer market in which he could not finalize his departure from the club.
Now, without his friend Luis Suárez and without great incorporations, Messi and Barcelona are led by the Dutch Ronald Koeman, who came to wash his face and restore the competitive spirit to a beaten squad.
We bring you his goals in the tournament, the fixture of the tournament, what could happen in the round of 16 and everything you need to know about Messi’s Barcelona participation in the 2020/21 Champions League.
He Messi’s Barcelona debuts this Tuesday, October 20, against Ferencvaros of Hungary, at the Camp Nou, for Date 1 of the Group Stage of the Champions League.
Turn in this difficult Group G there are also Juventus of Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala, and Dinamo Kiev, from Ukraine.
Once all six dates of the group stage have been played, UEFA will hold the draw for the round of 16 and the final draw of the tournament on Monday 14 December 2020.
Those teams that have finished in the first or second position of their group will have approximately two months of rest, since the first leg matches of the knockout stages of the Champions League will be from February 16, 2021, while the matches They will be played back from March 16, 2021.
Clarín brings you all the goals of Lionel Messi’s Barcelona in this 2020/21 Champions League.
Here you can see a review of all the matches of the Catalan cast in the Group Phase and, if it qualifies, the Elimination Phase.