FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona
Twitter

After Manchester City and Lyon secured their Champions League quarter finals berth, it is now up to Barcelona, Napoli, Chelsea and Bayern Munich to secure the remaining two spots.

Barcelona is set to host Napoli at Camp Nou after a five-month hiatus due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that had put the entire sporting world on hold.

The Blaugranes hold a key away goal advantage over Napoli from their first-leg fixture that ended in a 1-1 draw in February.

Team News:

Barcelona's Sergio Busquets and Arturo Vidal will be missing the game due to suspensions. Clement Lenglet and Antoine Griezmann, meanwhile, have recovered just in time for the fixture.

For Napoli, it is the injury of key forward Lorenzo Insigne which is a big concern for the visitors.

Lionel Messi, who has been very vocal about the dreadful performances from the team in the recent past, will have all eyes on him as his numbers are terrific despite having a below par season.

Insights:

Napoli will visit Camp Nou for the first time in a competitive match.

The last team to win an away Champions League fixture at Camp Nou was Rubin Kazan in October 2009 (2-1).

Napoli have lost two of their previous knockout Champions League fixtures.

Barcelona's run of 35 home Champions League games without defeat (W-31, D-4), is the second-longest in the history of European games.

Here's everything you need to know about the fixture:

When will the Barcelona vs Napoli match take place?

The match will take place on Saturday, August 8 (Sunday, August 9 in India), 2020.

Where will the Barcelona vs Napoli match take place?

The match will take place at Camp Nou.

What time will the Barcelona vs Napoli match begin?

The match will begin at 12:30 AM IST.

Which TV channels will live-telecast the Barcelona vs Napoli match in India?

Sony TEN 2 and Sony TEN 2 HD networks will live-telecast the match in India.

Where can I watch the Barcelona vs Napoli match live in India?

The match can be streamed live on Sony LIV.

(To download our E-paper please click here. The publishers permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in