Barcelona vs Man United: Preview, head-to-head, possible line ups, date, time, venue

Barcelona vs Man United: Preview, head-to-head, possible line ups, date, time, venue

- Barcelona vs Man United quarter final second leg Champions leg match will be played at Nou Camp

- The first leg ended 1-0 in favour of Barcelona courtesy of a Luke Shaw's own goal at Old Trafford

- Nemanja Matic and Alexis Sanchez are expected to return to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team

Barcelona vs Man United will take centre stage on Tuesday, April 16, as both teams trade tackles at the Camp Nou for a place in the Champions league semi finals.

The Spanish champions stole the show in the first leg after a supposed Luis Suarez's goal was counted as an own goal by Luke Shaw after consultations with the VAR.

United will now have a mountain to climb in Barcelona's slaughter ground at the Nou Camp after failing to attempt a meaningful chance on target at Old Trafford.

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However, the Red Devils believe they can overturn tie just like they did against Paris Saint-Germain, after canceling a first leg two-goal cushion to win 3-1 at Parc des Princes.

Barcelona only have Rafinha and Thomas Vermaelen out for the tie but risk losing Sergio Busquets and Nelson Semedo in the semi finals if they get booked.

On the other hand, Man United have Eric Bailly, Ander Herrera and Anotonio Valencia out with respective injuries.

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But left-back Shaw is out through suspension and the Red Devils risk losing Nemanja Matic and Ashley Young if they go through to the last four.

Possible line-ups

Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Semedo, Piqué, Lenglet, Alba; Rakitić, Busquets, Arthur; Messi, Suárez, Dembélé

Manchester United: De Gea; Dalot, Lindelöf, Smalling, Young; McTominay, Fred, Pogba; Rashford, Lukaku, Martial

Date: Tuesday, April 16

Time: 8pm (Nigerian time)

Venue: Nou Camp

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Meanwhile, had earlier reported that Scott McTominay was rested by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer during Manchester United's 2-1 win over West Ham at Old Trafford.

And the Norwegian manager has revealed that the Scotland international was kept fresh ahead of United's Champions League game against Barcelona in midweek. ( -> We have updated to serve you better.

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