PSG predicted lineup vs FC Barcelona, previews, prediction, latest team news, Live stream ,UCL 2020/21
PSG are all set to travel to Camp Nou as they are going to face The Catalan Kings FC Barcelona in the 1st leg of Round of 16 of UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE 2020/21 on 17th of February. Alley Sport brings you PSG predicted lineup vs FC Barcelona, with all other details of this UCL clash. This will be the clash that would go on top in the watch list of all football fans around the world.
PSG are all set to travel to Camp Nou as they are going to face The Catalan Kings FC Barcelona in the 1st leg of Round of 16 of UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE 2020/21 on 17th of February. This will be the clash that would go on top in the watch list of all football fans around the world.
With the rivalry & historic comebacks, PSG & Barca fans will be all in as both the teams are set to go head to head once again in this prestigious competition. We Alley sport are here with you with the previews, stats, predictions, latest team news & more.
PSG vs FC Barcelona Preview
The Parisians have been waiting for a long time ever since their huge set back that they suffered at the Camp Nou on 8-March-2017 as the world witnessed the greatest comeback in the history of Champions League.
FC Barcelona progressed to the next round by beating 6-1at Camp Nou with the aggregrate score being 6-5 & Sergio Roberto’s last second winner is now a part of club folklore!
However, a lot has changed since then, Neymar left FC Barcelona to join PSG by being the “biggest transfer” then world has seen till then. Since then Neymar became the talisman for PSG, who even reached the Finals of UCL 2019-20 where the Brazilian Sultan & co. lost against FC Bayer Munich for a slender 1 goal to nil at the end of full time whistle.
But that was not the end for FC Barcelona as they sold Luis Suarez to their rival Atletico Madrid at the start of this season. A lot has changed for barca & PSG ever since the famous remontada.
FC Barcelona are on a period of transition as they are on a rebuild ever since the 2-8 humiliation against Bayern Munich & PSG have hired Mauricio Pochettino as their new head coach after parting ways with former head coach Thomas Tuchel. FC Barcelona have also appointed one of their club legend Ronald Koeman as their new Head coach since the start of this season.
PSG vs FC Barcelona Latest Team news
With the new boss in charge, PSG are currently 3rd in the league and are on a good form recently having won 4 of their last 5 league games. However, PSG will be missing their main man of attention- Neymar junior who recently picked up a hip injury and is confirmed by the club that the Brazilian will miss the visit to Camp Nou.
PSG and RB Leipzig both finished Champions League Group H with 12 points, but the French side edged top spot on goal difference. As PSG is coming back to Camp Nou once again with familiar faces like Rafinha, who joined PSG in October but is also ruled out due to injury. Kylian Mbappé, with 12 goals, Costa Rican Goalkeeper Keylor Navas and Argentine forward Ángel Di María are other set of familiar faces for Camp Nou. Bandiougou Fadiga, Maxen Kapo, Kays Ruiz-Atil are the others whoare ruled out for the 1st leg fixture.
PSG predicted lineup vs FC Barcelona
Pochettino is expected to go with a 4-3-3 formation after ruling out injuries, with the likes of the following players to make the possible PSG predicted lineup vs FC Barcelona
PSG vs FC Barcelona 1st leg Prediction
Ronald Koeman & Pochettino will be looking to get their team on the winners list of 1st leg of round of 16. With both team struggling at the start of the season slowly climbed up and seems to have found their form. Both the teams are currently 3rd in their respective leagues with PSG having bagged 51 points from 24 games whereas FC Barcelona have bagged 43 points from 21 games. As per the stats, we here at Alley Sport after analysing the head to head results, recent form, player peformance, team stats, latest news, are believing to have a roller coaster ride at Camp Nou on 17th Feb & we predict a 2-2 Draw for both the sides.
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PSG vs FC Barcelona Livestream
The Sony Pictures Sports Network (Sony and TEN channels) has the rights to show UEFA Champions League matches in India. Matches will also be available to stream via SonyLIV app and their official website, allowing supporters to watch multiple games simultaneously and catch the replay of matches.
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