once more eradicated from the Champions
A yr later it has occurred once more. once more with Xavi Hernandez on the bench. Barcelona is eradicated from the Champions League on the first change. Within the group stage. Though in very totally different circumstances from final yr. This time Xavi has skilled the crew in all this group phrase.
As a result of this Barça has spent greater than 200 million euros in signings exactly to return to be among the many greatest after the departure of Leo Messi. But it surely has not been that means. The well-known levers didn’t forestall the catastrophe. Nor the signing of the scorer Robert Lewandowski.
The Barça crew wanted a miracle from Viktoria Plzen in Milan. There wasn’t. Inter Milan received convincingly. It will likely be the Italians who accompany Bayern Munich within the spherical of 16.
And it’s that Barça has not received any of the video games towards Inter. He additionally misplaced in Munich, leaving a good picture however not materializing the probabilities. It can’t be forgiven in Europe.
It’s exactly towards Bayern that Barça faces this Wednesday night time on the Camp Nou, on the penultimate day. However already with nothing at stake for the Catalans. The European Leagueonce more, it’s the destiny of this crew.
“We’ll combat like lions it doesn’t matter what competitors we’re in…”, stated Xavi on the final day of the European Cup. Now to play knockout video games towards Europa League groups and attempt to keep away from final yr’s disaster towards Eintracht Frankfurt.
On the break all the pieces was determined. Inter did their homework and received by two objectives distinction (2-0) due to objectives from Mjitarian and Edin Dzeko. However the goleada would go to extra.
Dzeko dug once more within the second half and Lukaku sentenced. It was the public sale of the assembly and of the classification of the Italians. The get together at San Siro was whole. They are going to combat once more with one of the best groups of the outdated continent.