Lionel Messi was in fine form as Barcelona progressed to the Champions League quarter-finals, with a 3-1 second-leg defeat of Napoli sealing a 4-2 aggregate victory. 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. • 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). UEFA Champions League First Knockout Round. He eclipsed the previous record, which had stood since 1 October 1997, set by Olympiacos's Peter Ofori-Quaye (17 years 195 days). Leo Messi with a moment of magic, after beating three Napoli players, Messi somehow finds the bottom corner! UEFA Champions League match Barcelona vs Napoli 08.08.2020. • Napoli ended the Serie A campaign in seventh place, winning 18 of their 38 games and losing 12. Get details of Team, Players, commentary, Match Timeline, Stats and More • 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. How much longer can @FCBarcelona rely on Lionel Messi? They have not won in their last seven matches against Liga sides, home and away (D3 L4). • 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). Napoli will have to show no fear tonight! • Barcelona won all three home games in last season's knockout rounds, and are unbeaten in 14 knockout games at the Camp Nou (W12 D2), since a 3-0 loss to Bayern München in the 2012/13 semi-final second leg. Barcelona 5-0 Napoli All Goals Highlights 22/08/2011 - YouTube They have now reached the round of 16 or better for the last 16 seasons, winning their group every year from 2007/08 onwards. UEFA Champions League - Barcelona v Napoli facts - News. Barcelona Dries Mertens clipped the woodwork inside two minutes but Barca swiftly took control – Lenglet heading home unmarked from Ivan Rakitic's inswinging corner, with the goal standing after a VAR check for a possible foul on Diego Demme. Will they keep that run going & reach the last eight? Ronaldo may have been dumped out of the Champions League last night, but can his eternal rival Leo Messi reach the quater-finals tonight? @eastonjamie says he'll be SACKED if @FCBarcelona are knocked out of the Champions League tonight! Join me for the build-up, team news and even some live video of the goals! • 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. Arkadiusz Milik looked to have made an instant impact after his introduction from the bench late on, only for his header to be disallowed for offside as Barca secured their place in Portugal with minimum fuss. We mustn't be afraid; we have to go out there and give them a game" Barça had led the standings by two points prior to the pause in the season. Goal! 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. 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. • On 17 June, Mertens renewed his contract until 2022. ⌚ 22:00 • Arthur has agreed a deal to join Juventus at the end of the season, while Miralem Pjanić will move in the opposite direction. • 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. • 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. 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). Welcome to the Live Stream for Barcelona Vs Napoli, last night saw Italian side Juventus crash out at the round of sixteen, can Napoli upset the odds in the Nou Camp tonight? Preview and stats followed by live commentary, video highlights and match report. ⚽️ #BarçaNapoli • 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. Rino Gattuso has likened Napoli's task as like climbing Everest... could they down Barca? Suarez slots home from the penalty spot, although Leo Messi picked up a nasty knock to win the spotkick. It's not looking good for Setien. Warmups are well underway now! Good evening! • Barça have been European champions on five occasions, most recently in 2015. • Barcelona's record in two-legged ties against Italian sides is W8 L5. Barca are in control! Insigne could have doubled his tally early in the second half, but failed to test Marc-Andre ter Stegen with a close-range header. Warmup time!