07 Apr WATCH – Innovation Champions – Barcelona’s superstars ready to strut their stuff at UEFA Champions League
Barcelona have just made it beyond the quarter-finals of their UEFA Champions League after in the previous five decades, and they’ll be hell-bent on rectifying that against Manchester United.
After crossing Lyon apart from emphatic style at the Round of 16, Ernesto Valverde’s side will probably be relying on their ingenuity to split open United, and they surely have numerous celebrities willing to slice during the Red Devils.
In Lionel Messi (67), Ivan Rakitic (61) and Philippe Coutinho (60), Barca have the best few players staying in the UCL for sequences end in a shooter, whilst Messi also directs the UCL for sequences end in a target (12).
Their ingenuity goes through the entire team, also – that the Blaugrana have generated 46 strikes comprising 10 moves or longer in this year’s UCL; no more team has generated more.
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During the 2018-19 season, the’Innovation Champions’ series will highlight the Intelligent Movement of Europe’s top teams. Adhere to the string on Facebook in Nissan Football Lab.