FOR THE FIRST TIME IN HIS HISTORY
The shameful record that reaches the Barça with the defeat in front of the Bayern
Published:15/09/2021 - 18:47h
Updated:16/09/2021 - 00:42h
The Barça great three consecutive defeats by the Champions in the Camp Nou, a fact that had not occurred previously. The negative series initiated with the visit of the Juventus by the phase of groups of the past edition (0-3) and later has extended with the fall in eighth in front of the PSG and the recent reverse in front of the Bayern
The 0-3 propinado by the Bayern of Munich to the FC Barcelona in another difficult presentation in the Champions no only could complicate the aspirations of the club to classify in case of other slips during the first phase, also supposes the first time in which the Barcelona fall by three consecutive occasions playing in the Camp Nou.
The first meeting of this seguidilla took place on 8 December 2020, when the Juventus carried the three points, also in a commitment of the phase of groups of the Champions. Two goals of Cristiano Ronaldo and one of Weston McKennie avenged the defeat by 0-2 in Turín.
Finalised the first phase, the Barça arrived to the eighth of final where would confront to a hard rival: Paris Saint-Germain. The French imposed by 1-4, with a big exhibition of Kylian Mbappé, that signed a hat-trick. The another so much was work of Moise Kean, whereas by the Barça discounted Lionel Messi, in an eliminatory practically sentenced.
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The Barcelona team, that also has lost the invicto that kept in the first presentations of a continental tournament, left backwards the maximum of two consecutive defeats reached in 1966 with the reverses in front of the Saragossa in the final of the Glass of Fairs (0-1) and later in front of the Dundee (1-2) in the first duel of the dieciseisavos of final.
A similar fact sucedió in the Glass of the UEFA, where fell in the Recopa of the edition 1971-72 in front of the Steaua of Bucharest (0-1) and later against the Port wine (0-1), already in the following season. To this add the two defeats fit in front of the Metz (1-4) and to the Sparta Prague (0-1) by the Recopa 1894-85 and the Glass of Europe 1985-86, respectively.