Barcelona vs Bayern Munich LIVE: Latest Champions League updates tonight

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Barcelona face Bayern Munich in Lisbon tonight for a place in the Champions League semi-finals.

On the other side of the draw, Paris Saint-Germain and RB Leipzig have already secured their places in the last four, and the winner of tonight’s draw will face either Manchester City or Lyon in the other semi-final. next week.

The last time Barca and Bayern met in the competition was in the last four in 2014/15, with the La Liga side beating their German opponents 5-3 on aggregate before taking home the trophy. Follow all the live action below:


What a first half. Barcelona were chaotic at the back and offered very little in front of goal as well. Bayern were exceptional. They are full of confidence and it shows on the pitch.

MI-TEMPS

45 mins: Sergi Roberto finds Suarez with a smooth pass. Boateng tries to block the ball but Suarez gets a shot but it is right on Neuer who saves him.

No extra time because the whistle goes for half time. Everyone is breathing.

YELLOW CARD

42 minutes: Yellow card for Boateng as Suarez seeks to pass him just past the halfway line. Barcelona try to pass the ball to the left wing but lose possession.

39 minutes: Barcelona is made to look like amateurs. Bayern Munich took control of this game from the start and they have not let go yet. Robert Lewandowski hasn’t even scored yet.

36 mins: Ter Stegen puts pressure on Pique trying to play the ball from behind. Bayern win the ball and Perisic tries to wrap one in the far upper corner, but the shot goes wide.

33 mins: Barcelona win a corner and they have to keep the bll on this side of the pitch for a while. Messi sends it off, aiming for Lenglet but Boateng directs the ball clearly.

GOAL!

30 minutes: Barcelone 1-4 Bayern Munich – Muller

Perisic whips a bullet into the box from the left. He goes over Lewandowski and Kimmich picks him up on the right wing. He returned the ball into the penalty area and Muller made a great run to meet the cross and push it through.

Bayern is endemic.

GOAL!

27 minutes: BUT! Barcelone 1-3 Bayern Munich – Gnabry

Thiago passes the ball to Muller who passes it over Lenglet’s head. Gnabry runs behind him and grabs the ball. He shrugs Lenglet’s shoulders as Barca defender tries to regain his composure, then propels third Bayern home.

26 mins: Barca play the short corner, Messi takes over, puts the ball to his left and whips it into the box. Lenglet wins the lead but it goes largely.

This time, it is Bayern who advance. Perisic in possession on the left wing. He sends a low ball through the six-yard penalty area, Ter Stegen pushes it back and Lewandowski tries to turn it into a goal, but Ter Stegen is quickly in place and he makes another save.

24 minutes: Bayern Munich’s line is so high. Messi sends a pass to Sergi Roberto on the right side of the box. He tries to make a square for Vidal but Boateng puts him for a corner.

GOAL!

21 min: OBJECTIVE! Barcelona 1 – 2 Bayern Munich – Perisic

Sergi Roberto loses the ball to Gnabry who takes it in the box. He plays a short pass to his left to Perisic who shoots at a narrow angle. The shot takes a slight deflection on Lenglet and does so for Ter Stegen. Bayern leads again.

20 mins: Messi displays a bit of the old magic as he walks past Davies and into the box. Semedo helps him on the right but Messi goes to goal and Neuer makes a good low save.

18 minutes: Bayern Munich wins a corner and the ball arrives at the far post where Goretzka is open. He wins the lead but puts it above the bar.

15 minutes: The ball is whipped into Barcelona’s penalty area and Muller is scored as he meets the cross on the volley and passes it over the crossbar.

Thiago then sends a cross ball to Kimmich who finds Muller in the box. Muller clears the ball but Pique can clear.

12 minutes: Two more quick chances for Barcelona. Semedo advances and plays a pass into the box for Suarez. He meets the ball and tries to throw Neuer but the German goalkeeper makes a good save.

Then Messi gets the ball back on the right wing. He passes it into the box, Suarez is again but misses a free header. The cross jumps up and hits the second post.

GOAL!

7 min: Barcelona 1 – 1 Bayern Munich – Alaba OG

We are having a great evening. Both tusks are full of holes. A long balloon over Lenglet arrives at Jordi Alba. Suarez rushes into the box and Alba tries to pick him up. Alaba is between Suarez and the ball and he tries to clear it but only manages to expertly feed it past Neuer and into the net.

GOAL!

4 minutes: OBJECTIVE! Barcelona 0-1 Bayern Munich – Muller

Bayern strikes first! Barcelona’s back line is at the top of the pitch and there is a lot of space behind them. Perisic makes a run on the left wing and receives the ball. He crosses it to the edge of the box and Muller slaps him on Lewandowski. Bayern’s number nine has his back to goal, so it comes down to Muller who puts him in the far corner.

3 minutes: Barcelona advance but lack pace. Sergi Roberto sends a ball into the box, behind Bayern’s high line. Suarez runs into the box but Boateng touches the ball and passes it in front of him.

START

Kick-off: here we go, Barcelona vs Bayern Munich. Without doubt the juiciest of the quarter-finals. PSG and RB Leipzig have already finished, who will join them?

Barcelona get us started but Sergio Busquets loses the ball very early.

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Team news

Barcelona have Sergio Busquets back from suspension, as well as Arturo Vidal. While waiting for Lionel Messi’s setbacks after a heavy tackle from Kalidou Koulibaly, Barça seems ready to be at full power.

Bayern Munich will miss Benjamin Pavard with injury, but Kingsley Coman will return.

Confirmed line-ups

Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Semedo, Pique, Lenglet, Alba; Busquets, Sergi Roberto, De Jong; Griezmann; Messi, Suarez.

Bavaria: New; Kimmich, Boateng, Alaba, Davies; Goretzka, Thiago; Coman, Muller, Gnabry; Lewandowski.

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