Europe’s biggest cup competition is back with its intriguing factor. The UEFA Champions League is back on Tuesday night.
Inter Milan versus Barcelona
Time: 8 pm WAT
Venue: San Siro, Milan, Italy
Both teams have three points after two games losing to Bayern Munich in Group C. The last time both sides met was in a Champions League Group stage match in San Siro, where Barcelona defeated Inter Milan 2-1 away from home. They have met ten times in the Champions League, with Barcelona winning six times, drawing once and losing three times. Barcelona is on an impressive six-game winning streak in Laliga, while Inter Milan has lost their last two games.
Barcelona’s two away wins against Internazionale have been separated by 60 years, winning 4-2 in the Fairs Cup in September 1959 and 2-1 in the UEFA Champions League in December 2019.
Internazionale has lost their last two UEFA Champions League games at the Giuseppe Meazza (0-2 versus Liverpool and Bayern Munich), while only once previously have they suffered three consecutive home defeats in the European Cup/UEFA Champions League (a run of three between February-September 2011).
Lewandoski will be looking to increase his goal tally in UEFA Champions League on Tuesday evening. He has scored three goals in his two appearances in Champions League this season