Barcelona vs Galatasaray Review.
Catalans were held by Galatasaray at home in the first leg of Europa League round of 16.
Lineup : Barcelona
Barcelona fielded a 4-3-3 lineup with Ferran,Memphis and Traore in the front.
Nico, De Jong and Pedri Constituted the midfield.
Dest and Alba played as full backs with Araujo and Eric Garcia as centre halves.
Ter Stegen started in the goal.
Match Report : Barcelona vs Galatasaray
Barcelona had 68% of the ball possession as a result they controlled the game at maximum instances.
Barcelona created plathora of chances but,chance conversion into goals was the problem.
Former Barca man Inaki Pena played as GK for Galatasaray and made some very crucial saves.
Barcelona created 105 dangerous attacks.But,didn’t score.
Inaki Pena was the hero of the match for Galatasaray and for Catalans Frenkie De Jong made an impact.
But, the strike force of Ferran and Traore was not able to bury the chances.
Conclusion :Barcelona vs Galatasaray
Now,the score is 0-0 in the first leg at Camp Nou and the second leg will be played at Galatasaray’s stadium.
They might do an upset over Barca in the second leg due to the home supports and Barca’s bad away record in the European Competitions.