That was the second tie in which they drew 1-1 in Naples in the first game; the other came earlier that season against Athletic Club in the UEFA Champions League play-offs (1-3 a). They picked up seven points in Naples, kicking off with a 2-0 defeat of holders Liverpool and qualifying with a 4-0 win against Genk on Matchday 6 having been held 1-1 by Salzburg. It’s 3-0 now, with two goals from Gnabry and one from Lewandowski. The tie is delicately poised following a 1-1 draw in the first leg back in February, and the winner will advance to Lisbon for a knockout tournament to … • The Partenopei lost four of their first five Serie A games after Matchday 6 but have won four of the last five, kicking off that run with a 2-1 home defeat of Italian champions and league leaders Juventus on 26 January. • Elseid Hysaj suffered a knee injury in the victory at Cagliari, although he was an unused substitute at Brescia on Friday. • Barcelona's record in two-legged ties against Italian sides is W8 L5. Antoine Griezmann's first-leg away goal has given Barcelona an advantage after the game in Naples finished 1-1. 66 mins: Messi is booked for trying to score. • Mário Rui was a youth player at Valencia in 2008. 49 mins: Busquets is booked for fouling Mertens. 90+5 mins: Mario Rui’s cross deflects off Semedo, and Napoli will end the game with a corner. • The Partenopei have already won a trophy this season, lifting the Coppa Italia. • Kévin Malcuit, who has been removed from Napoli's UEFA Champions League squad, is not expected to play again this season after damaging knee ligaments during a 1-1 draw with SPAL on 27 October. They reached the round of 16 in 2011/12 and 2016/17. • Lorenzo Insigne suffered a thigh injury against Lazio on the final day of the Serie A season. • Napoli coach Gennaro Gattuso faced Barcelona six times in the UEFA Champions League as a player with AC Milan (W2 D2 L2). They were without a win in eight trips to Italy (D5 L3), since a 3-2 win at San Siro against AC Milan in the 2011/12 group stage, before the Matchday 6 success at Inter. 2019/20, Round of 16, 1st leg. They have won ten of the 12 ties in which they drew 1-1 in the away first leg, most recently against Chelsea in the 2017/18 round of 16 (3-0 h). Barcelona will welcome Napoli to Camp Nou on Saturday night for the second leg of their last-16 clash in the Champions League. It’s an honest challenge, but Mertens kicks the bottom of his boot, falls to the floor and writhes around in agony. • While Barça come into this contest as the unbeaten winners of Group F and have won their last 12 round of 16 ties, Napoli, also undefeated in Group E, had to wait until Matchday 6 to book their place in the knockout stages and have lost both previous ties at this stage. He is the top scorer in this season's competition with 18 goals and has scored three or more goals in three matches. In 1984, after 38 goals in 58 games for the Spanish club, he joined Napoli, going on to win the 1989 UEFA Cup, two Serie A titles, the Coppa Italia and the Italian Super Cup with the Partenopei. 2019/20, Round of 16, 2nd leg. • Serie A runners-up for the second season running in 2018/19, this is Napoli's sixth UEFA Champions League campaign – all in the last nine seasons – and the third to have extended into the knockout rounds. The wins against United and Arsenal are their sole successes in the last ten such contests, with six defeats. Finally, Barcelona unpick the Napoli defence! Discover the Barça's latest news, photos, videos and statistics for this match for the UEFA Champions League match between Napoli - FC Barcelona, on the Tue 25 Feb 2020, 20:00 GMT. • Kostas Manolas's next appearance in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final, will be his 50th. • In 2018/19, Barcelona eased past Lyon in the last 16 (0-0 a, 5-1 h) and Manchester United in the quarter-finals (1-0 a, 3-0 h) before a 3-0 first-leg victory against Liverpool in the last four, only for the English club to turn the tables in stunning style at Anfield (0-4). Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. Quite harsh, I think - both players had to throw themselves at the ball; if Messi had turned it in, or even hit it wide, and Ospina made contact with his legs, the keeper wouldn’t have been booked. • Barcelona completed moves for Francisco Trincão (Braga) and Matheus Fernandes (Palmeiras) in January; both players joined their new club on 1 July. 75 mins: A nice move from Barcelona ends with Messi getting the ball inside the area for the first time. • Have played in Italy: Arturo Vidal (Juventus 2011–15)Neto (Fiorentina 2011–15, Juventus 2015–17). 88 mins: Vidal slides in late on Mario Rui. Half of those came away from home, the Catalan club drawing 0-0 at Dortmund on Matchday 1 before 2-1 wins at Slavia Praha and Internazionale. • Mertens has not scored since the 2-2 draw against AC Milan on 12 July but is now Napoli's all-time top scorer with 125 goals, four more than Marek Hamšík; he overtook the Slovakian with his goal in the Coppa Italia semi-final second leg against Inter. There’s nobody near him, so there is presumably some actual pain involved. They can’t. Napoli and Barcelona have never before met, with the Italian side seeking their first last-16 victory. 90+3 mins: Pique turned an ankle when landing after beating Zielinski to a high ball. • Having reached the last six Copa del Rey finals and won four of them, Barcelona were eliminated from this season's competition at the quarter-final stage, going down 1-0 at Athletic Club on 6 February. Napoli 1-1 Barcelona (Griezmann, 57 mins), GOAL! UEFA Technical Observers at each UEFA Champions League game from the round of 16 on will decide who deserves the Man of the Match, with an official award being handed to the successful players after full-time in recognition of their roles in decisive moments, tactical maturity, creativity and inspiration, exceptional skill and fair play. • Both those previous last-16 ties ended in defeat against the eventual winners; Real Madrid beat Napoli 3-1 home and away in 2016/17, five years after Chelsea turned round a 3-1 first-leg defeat in Naples with a 4-1 extra-time success in the return. The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trademarks and/or copyright of UEFA. • On 31 July Napoli announced the signing of Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen, who joins on a five-year contract from French side LOSC Lille.Official UEFA Champions League Man of the Match award introducedUEFA will give out an official Man of the Match award after every UEFA Champions League knockout stage game to recognise the top performers in Europe's top club competition. The only obvious change is that Messi isn’t dropping anywhere in search of the ball, staying up front with Griezmann and hoping someone else can bring it to them. 89 mins: Mario Rui leaps up and butts heads with Vidal, both players pushing into their opponent. • Matteo Politano, who joined from Inter in January, scored his first goal for Napoli in added time to secure a 2-1 win against Udinese on 19 July. • Serie A runners-up for the second season running in 2018/19, this is Napoli's sixth UEFA Champions League campaign – all in the last nine seasons – and the third to have extended into the knockout rounds. ... Barcelona vs Napoli preview. • The new coach won his first two games but then suffered a 2-0 Liga loss at Valencia on 25 January. 79 mins: In tonight’s other Champions League game Bayern Munich are ripping Chelsea into all sorts of shreds. • Having finished third behind Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool in last season's group stage, Napoli beat Zürich (5-1 aggregate) and Salzburg (4-3) in the UEFA Europa League before losing 2-0 away to Arsenal and 1-0 at home in the quarter-finals. Form guideNapoli • Napoli finished second in Group E with 12 points, one behind Liverpool. There will be at least five minutes, perhaps more because Pique has just gone to ground. • Saturday's 5-0 home win against Eibar took Barcelona to the top of the Liga, two points clear of Real Madrid who lost 1-0 at Levante. 60 mins: Another decent run from a full-back, this time Junior Firpo being found by Umtiti’s long pass, but he checks back and the momentum is lost. • On 17 June, Mertens renewed his contract until 2022. Busquets’ pass is intercepted and the home side spring forward. UEFA Technical Observers at each UEFA Champions League game from the round of 16 on will decide who deserves the Man of the Match, with an official award being handed to the successful players after full-time in recognition of their roles in decisive moments, tactical maturity, creativity and inspiration, exceptional skill and fair play. Antoine Griezmann’s second-half equaliser gave Barcelona a slender away-goal-based advantage over Napoli after leg one, Tue 25 Feb 2020 22.27 GMT 61 mins: Chance! The only goalmouth action happening currently however involves the Napoli physios, and Ospina. They are unbeaten in their last 15 home fixtures against Italian visitors, winning 12, since losing 2-1 to Juventus in the 2002/03 quarter-final second leg. 63 mins: Napoli bring Matteo Politano on for Callejon. 46 mins: Peeeeeeep! GOAL! • Ousmane Dembélé has not played since sustaining a thigh injury on Matchday 5; he has undergone surgery and is not expected to play again this season. The Belgian forward has now scored 120 goals for Napoli and is only one behind the club's all-time top scorer Marek Hamšík. Napoli will have to score in Barcelona, but with Vidal and Busquets, two of tonight’s better performers, both out they’ve surely got a chance. • Mário Rui was a youth player at Valencia in 2008. Napoli 1-0 Barcelona (Mertens, 30 mins). • Napoli came from a goal down to win 2-1 at Brescia on Friday evening; they have picked up ten points from losing positions in Serie A away games this season, compared to none at home. They have never lost a round of 16 tie when playing the second leg at home. • Barça have won only six of their last 16 away matches in European competition (D6 L4). And here is that report. It looks like both teams are unchanged. They  lost two of the first three ties, most recently against Liverpool in 2006/07, but have won their last 12 – recording a home victory in all 12 ties. The Blaugrana lost two of the first three ties, most recently against Liverpool in 2006/07, but have won their last 12. Bye! Barcelona• UEFA Champions League squad changesIn: Sergio Akieme, Kike Saverio, Rey Manaj (Albacete)Out: Carles Aleñá (Real Betis, loan), Carles Pérez (Roma, loan), Abel Ruiz (Braga, loan), Jean-Clair Todibo (Schalke, loan), Moussa Wagué (Nice, loan). 28/02/2020 Live Barcelona v Napoli facts. UEFA Champions League - UEFA Champions League 2019/20 . Camp Nou - Barcelona. The defeat of Juventus is their only success in eight Serie A matches at the Stadio San Paolo (D2 L5). They have not won in their last seven matches against Liga sides, home and away (D3 L4). Barça had led the standings by two points prior to the pause in the season. • Both those previous last-16 ties ended in defeat against the eventual winners; Real Madrid beat Napoli 3-1 home and away in 2016/17, five years after Chelsea turned round a 3-1 first-leg defeat in Naples with a 4-1 extra-time success in the return. • Have played together:Fernando Llorente & Arturo Vidal (Juventus 2013–15), • International team-mates:Fabián Ruiz & Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets, Sergi Roberto (Spain)Allan & Arthur (Brazil)Mário Rui & Nélson Semedo (Portugal). 66 mins: I’m not sure where all this goalmouth action has come from. Barcelona• Barcelona finished with 14 points in Group F, four ahead of second-placed Borussia Dortmund. • Barcelona have been in the round of 16 every year from 2004/05 onwards, winning 13 of those 15 ties. • That draw preserved both teams' unbeaten record in this season's competition; however, while Barça have won their last 12 ties at this stage, Napoli are bidding to progress beyond the round of 16 for the first time. • This season's win at Salzburg and the success at Zürich in 2018/19 are Napoli's only victories in their last nine European away fixtures (D4 L3). 63 mins: And a fantastic chance for Napoli! • The teams may have never previously crossed paths, but both boast plenty of experience against clubs from their opponents' country – including at this stage of the UEFA Champions League. • The first leg in Naples, the first ever meeting between the sides, ended 1-1, Antoine Griezmann scoring in the 57th minute to cancel out Dries Mertens' first-half opener, a goal that made the Belgian Napoli's all-time joint leading scorer. • The victory at Cagliari was Napoli's first clean sheet in Serie A with Gattuso in charge and is their only shut-out in 13 league matches, although they are still to concede in the Coppa Italia this season after three matches. • The Blaugrana then lost 3-2 to Atlético Madrid in the Spanish Super Cup semi-final on 9 January, a game they had led 2-1 with ten minutes left. • Arthur has agreed a deal to join Juventus at the end of the season, while Miralem Pjanić will move in the opposite direction. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trademarks. This page will update with team news, quotes and expert analysis as kick-off approaches. • Vidal's Serie A record against Napoli with Juventus was W4 D2 L1, scoring two goals. 52 mins: Barça are throwing numbers at the problem, and have six players in the final 20 yards of the pitch when their move ends with an overhit cross. They have lost their last two, both in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals, against Juventus in 2016/17 (0-3 a, 0-0 h) and Roma the following season (4-1 h, 0-3 a). The second half is under way. While you wait for a report on this game, we’ve also got a Championship roundup for you: Here’s a report on Bayern Munich’s resounding win at Chelsea: The second half was much more entertaining than the first, helped by Barcelona getting both full-backs to make late runs down the flanks, and by Napoli making more concerted attempts to fashion their own chances one the visitors had an away goal. 87 mins: Messi tees up Arthur, who from 25 yards shoots well over the bar. Arkadiusz Milik comes on. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trademarks. • Ansu Fati's winner at Inter on Matchday 6 made him the youngest goalscorer in UEFA Champions League history, aged 17 years 40 days. Vidal also faced Napoli twice in the Italian Super Cup, winning in 2012 and losing two years later, and was in the Juve side beaten by Napoli in the 2011/12 Coppa Italia final. The players are back on the field. • Arkadiusz Milik (11 goals) was the only Napoli player to reach double figures in Serie A this term; Dries Mertens ended the campaign with nine goals. He couldn’t have more clearly demanded a yellow card had he submitted a written application. • Barcelona also completed moves for Francisco Trincão (Braga) and Matheus Fernandes (Palmeiras) in January; both players will join their new club on 1 July. Barcelona Vs. Napoli: UEFA Champions League 2019-2020 Partido de ida Octavos de final. Barcelona• Barcelona finished second in the 2019/20 Liga, five points behind Real Madrid, having picked up 24 points from their last 11 matches following the resumption of the Spanish season on 13 June. Arturo Vidal has been sent off! Red card! • That 2017 defeat by Real Madrid in Naples was Napoli's first home reverse against Spanish visitors (W2 D4). 72 mins: De Jong gets into the area, with Vidal, Griezmann and Messi to his right waiting for a cross, which the Dutchman proceeds to hopelessly mishit, sending the ball spinning straight to Ospina. • On 20 February Barcelona signed Martin Braithwaite from Leganés, the Danish forward agreeing a four-and-a-half year deal at the Camp Nou; he is not eligible for their UEFA Champions League squad. 0 746 1 minuto de lectura. • Barça have won their four league games since, eight different players scoring their 12 goals during that sequence. • Napoli have lost all five ties in UEFA competition in which they drew the home first leg, most recently against Dnipro in the 2014/15 UEFA Europa League semi-finals (1-1 h, 0-1 a). Napoli welcome Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 on 25 February at 21:00 CET. They have now reached the round of 16 or better for the last 16 seasons, winning their group every year from 2007/08 onwards.They are unbeaten in their last three group stage campaigns, and have come through their section undefeated a record 13 times. 90+1 mins: Stoppage time has begun. • The Blaugrana's record away to Serie A clubs is W7 D11 L7. His second Napoli goal was also in added time, in the last league match of the season, a 3-1 win over Lazio on 1 August. • That prompted the departure of coach Ernesto Valverde, Quique Setién taking over on 13 January. • Dries Mertens got the only goal of the game in a 1-0 win at Cagliari on 16 February. • Spanish champions for the 26th time in 2018/19, their fourth title in five years, this is Barcelona's 24th UEFA Champions League campaign, a competition record they share with Real Madrid. Barcelona have a slender advantage at the end of the first leg, but will have to do without both Busquets and Vidal for the second. They reached the round of 16 in 2011/12 and 2016/17. • Despite this season's victories against Liverpool and Genk, Napoli have won only six of their last 12 home games in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final; they have lost three. At home they beat Inter (2-1) and Dortmund (3-1) and were held 0-0 by Slavia. • Napoli have lost their last four two-legged ties against Spanish opposition: their overall record is W1 L5, the sole victory against Valencia in the 1992/93 UEFA Cup first round (5-1 a, 1-0 h). Busquets will miss the second leg as a result (Nelson Semedo is the only other Barcelona player a booking away from suspension). 90+6 mins: It’s all over! • The victory in Milan means that Napoli defeated the top three in Serie A – Juventus, Lazio and Inter – between 21 January and 12 February. • Luis Suárez has not played since the Super Cup defeat to Atlético, undergoing an operation on his knee which is expected to rule him out for four months. They picked up five points away from home, drawing at Genk (0-0) and Liverpool (1-1) either side of a 3-2 success at Salzburg. This comes from a long clearance from Ter Stegen, and ends with Messi playing in Vidal on the right and then flinging himself at the low centre, but he only makes contact with Ospina, who palms the ball away. • Napoli have lost their last four two-legged ties against Spanish opposition: their overall record is W1 L5, the sole victory against Valencia in the 1992/93 UEFA Cup first round (5-1 a, 1-0 h), with that 2017 tie against Madrid the most recent. Match info • Barcelona have recorded 26 away first-leg draws in UEFA competition, winning 21 of those ties on aggregate, including against Lyon in last season's round of 16 (0-0 a, 5-1 h). • Having reached the last six Copa del Rey finals and won four of them, Barcelona were eliminated from this season's competition at the quarter-final stage, going down 1-0 at Athletic Club on 6 February. 48 mins: Action has resumed in familiar vein, with Barcelona keeping the ball and Napoli keeping their shape. Napoli 1-1 Barcelona: Champions League last 16 - as it happened. • Napoli replaced coach Carlo Ancelotti with Gennaro Gattuso immediately after booking their place in the UEFA Champions League round of 16. • Spanish champions for the 26th time in 2018/19, their fourth title in five years, this is Barcelona's 24th UEFA Champions League campaign, a competition record they share with Real Madrid. • Diego Maradona represented both clubs, signing for Barcelona in 1982 and winning the Spanish Super Cup and the Copa del Rey in his first season. • In 2018/19, Barcelona eased past Lyon in the last 16 (0-0 a, 5-1 h) and Manchester United in the quarter-finals (1-0 a, 3-0 h) before a 3-0 first-leg victory against Liverpool in the last four, only for the English club to turn the tables in stunning style at Anfield (0-4). 83 mins: A lovely dribble from Messi, who gets into the box, goes this way and that, looks like he might conjure a goal from nothing, and then runs straight into Maksimovic. ... Napoli vs Barcelona preview. 90+5 mins: Manolas fouls Umtiti as both compete for the corner, so nothing comes of it. Two of European football's most famous names meet for the first time as Napoli welcome Barcelona to the Stadio San Paolo. Messi tries to beat them all single-handed, but fails. • Lionel Messi scored four times in the defeat of Eibar, ending a run of four league games without a goal. • Samuel Umtiti, whose most recent appearance came in the 2-2 draw at Celta Vigo on 27 June, is carrying a knee injury. On 13 June they reached the final courtesy of a 1-1 draw at home against Inter following their 1-0 win in Milan on 12 February; four days later Napoli defeated Juventus 4-2 on penalties in the final after a goalless draw in Rome to earn Gennaro Gattuso his first trophy as a coach. • Having finished third behind Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool in last season's group stage, Napoli beat Zürich (5-1 aggregate) and Salzburg (4-3) in the UEFA Europa League before losing 2-0 away to Arsenal and 1-0 at home in the quarter-finals. Vidal also faced Napoli twice in the Italian Super Cup, winning in 2012 and losing two years later, and was in the Juve side beaten by Napoli in the 2011/12 Coppa Italia final. • The Blaugrana's record at home to Serie A clubs is W18 D6 L2. First published on Tue 25 Feb 2020 19.00 GMT. • Have played in Spain:José Callejón (Espanyol 2008–11, Real Madrid 2011–13)Fabián Ruíz (Real Betis 2016–18, Elche 2017 (loan))Fernando Llorente (Athletic Club 2005–13, Sevilla 2015–16)Orestis Karnezis (Granada 2013/14 (loan))Stanislav Lobotka (Celta Vigo 2017–20). Form guide Barcelona • Barcelona finished with 14 points in Group F, four ahead of second-placed Borussia Dortmund. • Barcelona's record in two-legged ties against Italian sides is W8 L5. Busquets’ pass to Semedo in the build-up to that goal was probably the finest individual moment of the game, though Messi did try to better it without quite finding the pocket of penalty-area space he needs to get a shot on goal. He also supplied 21 assists. Half of those came at home, the Catalan club beating Inter (2-1) and Dortmund (3-1) and being held 0-0 by Slavia Praha – the first time they had failed to score in a home group game since 2012. He eclipsed the previous record, which had stood since 1 October 1997, set by Olympiacos's Peter Ofori-Quaye (17 years 195 days). • Ansu Fati's winner at Inter on Matchday 6 made him the youngest goalscorer in UEFA Champions League history, aged 17 years 40 days. • Napoli have won five of their last six away games in all competitions but have recorded only four victories in their last 12 home matches (D3 L5). He takes a touch, opens his body, but is well closed down by Nikola Maksimovic and the ball goes out for a corner. Napoli• UEFA Champions League squad changesIn: Diego Demme (Leipzig), Stanislav Lobotka (Celta Vigo), Matteo Politano (Inter, loan)Out: Faouzi Ghoulam, Kévin Malcuit, Amin Younes. • Matchday 6 was Barcelona's 150th UEFA Champions League win; only Real Madrid have previously reached that landmark. They have now reached the round of 16 or better for the last 16 seasons, winning their group every year from 2007/08 onwards. • Jordi Alba limped out of the 2-1 home victory against Getafe on 15 February with an adductor problem and missed the win against Eibar. 22/01/2020 Live Napoli v Barcelona facts. • Barça have been European champions on five occasions, most recently in 2015. UEFA Champions League - UEFA Champions League 2019/20 . Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. • Napoli have won only seven of their last 21 matches in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final (D7 L7) – all those victories bar this season's Matchday 3 success at Salzburg coming at the Stadio San Paolo. • Napoli have won only seven of their last 20 matches in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final (D6 L7) – all those victories bar this season's Matchday 3 success at Salzburg coming at the Stadio San Paolo. • Barcelona's record in six UEFA penalty shoot-outs is W5 L1:5-4 v AZ Alkmaar, 1977/78 UEFA Cup second round3-1 v Ipswich Town, 1977/78 UEFA Cup third round4-1 v Anderlecht, 1978/79 European Cup Winners' Cup second round5-4 v IFK Göteborg, 1985/86 European Champion Clubs' Cup semi-final 0-2 v Steaua Bucureşti, 1985/86 European Champion Clubs' Cup final 5-4 v Lech Poznań, 1988/89 European Cup Winners' Cup second round. We slip into stoppage time at the end of stoppage time. • Have played in Italy: Arturo Vidal (Juventus 2011–15) Neto (Fiorentina 2011–15, Juventus 2015–17). 80 mins: De Jong leads a break, does well to stay on his feet as various Napoli players nibble at his ankles, and then plays a useless pass to the left which only travels a few feet. • Have played together: Arturo Vidal & Fernando Llorente (Juventus 2013–15), • International team-mates: Jordi Alba, Sergio Busquets, Sergi Roberto & Fabián Ruiz (Spain) Arthur & Allan (Brazil) Nélson Semedo & Mário Rui (Portugal). • Gattuso's men also reached the Coppa Italia semi-finals by beating Serie B side Perugia 2-0 on 14 January and Lazio 1-0 in Rome the following week, Lorenzo Insigne scoring all three goals. • Last season's victory at Manchester United is Barcelona's sole success in eight away UEFA Champions League knockout games (D2 L5), since a 2-0 victory at Arsenal in the 2015/16 round of 16. • Napoli's January signing Matteo Politano came on a late substitute in both of Internazionale's group games against Barcelona in the autumn. • Napoli have won only seven of their last 20 matches in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final (D6 L7) – all those victories bar this season's Matchday 3 … • Barcelona have lost only two of their last 29 UEFA Champions League fixtures (W18 D9). Available for everyone, funded by readers. UEFA Champions League - Barcelona v Napoli facts - News. Away from home they drew at Genk (0-0) and Liverpool (1-1) either side of a 3-2 success at Salzburg. NAPOLI … Stadio San Paolo - Naples. • Kévin Malcuit, who was removed from Napoli's UEFA Champions League squad in January, returned as a late substitute in the 2-0 loss at Inter on 28 July; he had not played since damaging knee ligaments during a 1-1 draw with SPAL on 27 October. • Napoli won four of their next five Serie A matches (L1), but finished the season with only three wins in their last seven outings (D2 L2). 76 mins: Messi curls the corner to the far post, where Umtiti outjumps Ospina but heads over! • Napoli coach Gennaro Gattuso faced Barcelona six times in the UEFA Champions League as a player with AC Milan (W2 D2 L2). • Lionel Messi finished as the Liga's top scorer for the seventh time – and the fourth year in a row – with 25 goals. • Barcelona drew three of their first four league games after Matchday 6, winning the other. The ball is played to Milik, who passes to Callejon, in space and inside the area, but Ter Stegen is out quickly to get in the way of his shot. 70 mins: Messi runs into the area but into a thicket of defenders, and the ball breaks off them to Semedo, who half-volleys well wide. • Diego Maradona represented both clubs, signing for Barcelona in 1982 and winning the Spanish Super Cup and the Copa del Rey in his first season. All rights reserved. • Napoli's overall record away to Spanish opponents is W2 L5, with defeats on their last three visits. Undefeated at home in the UEFA Champions League for over seven years, Barcelona will be confident of clinching a 13th successive quarter-final berth as Napoli visit the Camp Nou with their round of 16 tie level at 1-1. In 1984, after 38 goals in 58 games for the Spanish club, he joined Napoli, going on to win the 1989 UEFA Cup, two Serie A titles, the Coppa Italia and the Italian Super Cup with the Partenopei. • Napoli ended the Serie A campaign in seventh place, winning 18 of their 38 games and losing 12. A Fabián Ruiz strike gave them a 1-0 win at Inter in the first leg of the semi-finals on 12 February; the return is scheduled for 5 March. • Ousmane Dembélé has been out since sustaining a thigh injury on Matchday 5. Insigne run down the left, cuts between Vidal and Pique into the area, and spears a shot towards goal from the left side of the area, which Ter Stegen saves. 56 mins: Barcelona make their first change, revolutionising their team by replacing the midfielder Ivan Rakitic with the midfielder Arthur. Mantrox Send an email enero 22, 2020. 84 mins: Napoli get the ball into the Barcelona penalty area, but Insigne ignores a variety of teammates to attempt an unlikely curler that curls well wide. • Have played in Spain: José Callejón (Espanyol 2008–11, Real Madrid 2011–13) Fabián Ruíz (Real Betis 2016–18, Elche 2017 (loan)) Fernando Llorente (Athletic Club 2005–13, Sevilla 2015–16) Orestis Karnezis (Granada 2013/14 (loan))Stanislav Lobotka (Celta Vigo 2017–20). Undefeated at home in the UEFA Champions League for over seven years, Barcelona will be confident of clinching a 13th successive quarter-final berth as Napoli … Napoli• Kostas Manolas made his 50th appearance in the UEFA Champions League, group stage to final, in the first leg. They are unbeaten in their last three group stage campaigns, and have come through their section undefeated a record 13 times. Napoli  • Napoli finished second in Group E with 12 points, one behind Liverpool. • Vidal's Serie A record against Napoli with Juventus was W4 D2 L1, with two goals.