Barcelona Threatened not to qualify for the round of 16 Champions League, after only playing a 0-0 draw with Benfica on Wednesday (24/11) in the morning WIB. Although now Barcelona is ranked second in Group E. The position is not safe!
Barcelona have seven points, followed by Benfica with five points in third place. Bayern Munich in first place, has locked a ticket to the last 16 of the Champions League and Dynamo Kyiv in the lowest position has only collected one point and it is certain that it will not move from its place.
Now, Barcelona and Benfica will go toe-to-toe on the sixth matchday of the Champions League, on Thursday (9/12) in the morning WIB. Barcelona will face Bayern Munich and Benfica will host Dynamo Kyiv.
Bayern Munich is predicted to be difficult to beat Barcelona. Munich is so superior, even in the first meeting slaughtered Barca at Cap Nou with a landslide score of three goals without reply!
Benfica have a better chance. They will play at home to host Dynamo Kyiv and are predicted to win three points.
If Barcelona draws and Benfica wins, the second name will qualify for the round of 16 because they excel in head to head (Benfica beat Barca in the first meeting 3-0).
Barcelona draws Benfica 0-0 (AP/Joan Monfort)
barcelona coach, Xavi Hernandez don’t panic. He praised the appearance of his team who fought hard even though they only won one point from Benfica.
“I want pride and joy in the squad. That’s how I live my football life, maintain a good mood,” he explained as quoted by the official website. UEFA.
“Today we played well, just lacking a goal,” he continued.
“We have to keep working, there is still a chance at Bayern Munich and we have to get it.”
(aff / krs)