Paris Saint-Germain

Champions League

15 Feb 2017 | 01:15 AM
Parc des Princes, Paris

Barcelona

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HEAD TO HEAD

3
PSG WINS
3
Draws
5
BCN WINS

MATCH FACTS

The only time Paris SG eliminated Barcelona in the Champions League was in 1994/95 quarter-finals (3-2 on aggregate). Since then, Barcelona have won their two knockout encounters with the Parisian club (2012/13, 2014/15).
Barcelona have won their last three games against Paris SG (8 scored, 2 conceded).
Paris SG have also never kept a clean sheet against Barcelona (9 games, all competitions).
Paris SG have lost only one of their last 42 home games in European competition (W26 D15), it came against … Barcelona in April 2015 in the Champions League quarter-finals (1-3).
Meanwhile, Barcelona have won nine of their last 11 games in the Champions League knockout stages (L2).
Barcelona have progressed past the round of 16 in each of the last nine seasons, the longest current run in the competition.
Paris SG have also gone past the Last 16 in each of their previous four campaigns but have always subsequently been knocked out in the quarter-finals.
Edinson Cavani has scored six goals in as many games in the Champions League this season, which equals his best tally in the competition (6 in 2014/15). However, he’s never scored in 350 minutes of Champions League action against Barcelona.
Lionel Messi scored 10 goals in the 2016/17 Champions League group stages, the second-most in the competition’s group phase after Cristiano Ronaldo’s 11 last season.
Neymar has scored five goals in four games against PSG, his highest tally in the Champions League. He’s the top goal creator in this season’s competition with seven assists.
PSG manager Unai Emery has won only one of his 23 games against Barcelona, in all competitions (D6 L16).
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