Barcelona predicted lineup vs PSG, Preview, Prediction, Latest Team News, Live Stream, UCL 2020/21
Lionel Messi and co. would be desperate to put up a performance against PSG in a classic European encounter. Alley Sport brings Barcelona predicted lineup vs PSG and the build up around this highly anticipated clash.
FC Barcelona are looking to overcome their shocking last season 8-2 knockout loss against Bayern Munich, and bring home a statement victory over last season’s finalist PSG, who are aiming to win the coveted prize after also losing 1-0 in the final of the Champions League to Bayern Munich.
Barcelona predicted lineup vs PSG: Preview
FC Barcelona have knocked out PSG in every encounter between the 2 sides, including the historic 6-5 victory in the 2016/17 season, which was the last time the sides met in the European competition. Barcelona are currently in the 3rd position in the LaLiga, a season clouded by Messi’s uncertain future and inconsistent performances. The Champions League would be the Blaugranas, after slim chances in the Copa Del Rey following a 2-0 loss against Sevilla.
PSG are also in the 3rd position in Ligue 1, but have already added silverware for the season after beating rivals Marseille in the Trophee des Champions in France. PSG overcame a difficult group stage which included sides like Manchester United, RB Leipzig and Istanbul Basaksheir, and would be looking to build on their campaign against an inconsistent Barcelona team. Here is our Barcelona predicted lineup vs PSG:
Barcelona predicted lineup vs PSG
GK:Marc-Andre Ter Stegen
RB: Serg Dest
LCB: Clement Lenglet
LB: Jordi Alba
RM: Miralem Pjanic
CM: Frankie De Jong
ST: Lionel Messi
LW: Antoinne Griezmann
Barcelona predicted lineup vs PSG: Prediction
PSG are expected to win the tie against a Barca side, deemed as one of the weakest in the long history of their illustrious club. Lionel Messi would be hoping that Neymar’s absence would work in their favor, however the depth in the PSG squad with stars like Icardi and Mbappe would make it difficult for Barcelona to win this much awaited European clash.
Barcelona vs PSG: Team News
The headlines have been grabbed with Neymar missing a reunion against his old side. Another devastating blow for the Parisian club is the loss of key midfielder Angel Di Maria with a thigh injury, with left back Juan Bernat also ruled out till March. Pochettino would be disappointed with the loss of these key players against a difficult opponent in his UCL managerial debut with PSG.
Barca would be counting on the return of Pique for the 2nd leg, with Coutinho, Ansu Fati and Sergio Roberto also ruled out from the first leg. Barcelona have been boosted with the return of Dembele, who is also expected to make an appearance in this fixture.
Barcelona predicted lineup vs PSG: Livestream
The match kicks off at GMT 08:00 PM on Tuesday, 16th February for British viewers, and the match can be caught live on BT Sport.
For Indian viewers, the match kicks off at IST 01:30 AM on Wednesday, 17th February , and can be viewed live on Sony Ten Sports Network and Sony LIV.
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