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Luis Enrique confident Barcelona can overturn 4-0 deficit vs PSG

Luis Enrique confident Barcelona can overturn 4-0 deficit vs PSG”

But Luis Enrique was in a fighting mood in his pre-match press conference, refusing to accept that the tie and a place in the last eight is out of reach.

'I am convinced that in a certain moment of the game we will be close to the comeback, ' he said.

"If PSG play like they did in the first leg, then it will be almost impossible for Barcelona to score four or five goals against them like they do against opponents in LaLiga". "We know that their supporters will be cheering them on but we will be ready".

Luis Enrique, the Barcelona manager, though, believes his Barcelona team are capable of scoring four, five or even six goals. "We obviously have to be ambitious, but we should not go insane from the first minute", Luis Suarez was quoted as saying by the Mirror. "That's what you need to beat a team like Barcelona", he told the club's official website. We will try to make the most of the favourable circumstances. Barca coach Luis Enrique did what Arsene Wenger has so far failed to do and announced he was leaving the club.

Defenders Aleix Vidal and Jeremy Mathieu are both sidelined for the hosts due to ankle injuries.

PSG, meanwhile, will be boosted by the return of midfielders Adrien Rabiot, Angel Di Maria and Thiago Motta following injuries.

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Holder Real Madrid heads to Napoli as clear favourites after a 3-1 win in the Spanish capital, but such an advantage has not always proved a guarantee of success for the record 11-time champion.

But he has close ties to Barcelona director Ariedo Braida, which could well open a few doors for the Italian who has won the Italian Serie A title on three occasions [once with AC Milan, twice with Juventus].

The Germans are in a better position after their 1-0 loss in Portugal, while Barcelona face a mountain to climb following a 4-0 defeat in Paris.

No team has reversed a four-goal deficit since the new Champions League format was introduced in 1992-93.

Barcelona have progressed past the Round of 16 in their last nine seasons, however it seems unlikely they will make it 10.

Most stunningly, Barcelona needed - and then scored - three goals in the final seven minutes to win the match.

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Prediction: Bayern Munich wins 2-0.

A PSG goal would have turned the tie back in the French champions' favour and Cavani nearly provided as he slid in at the near post but his effort flicked off the outside of the woodwork.

No side has lost 4-0 away from home in Europe and gone through in a two-legged tie, but with Barca's prolific front three of Neymar, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez, the team can not be entirely discounted.

However, Neymar restored Barca's belief as he firstly fired home a sensational free-kick two minutes from time and then converted from the penalty spot.

Unai Emery: "Maybe they are now more risky". Unai Emery has an experience playing against Barcelona from his days at Sevilla, Valencia and Almeria and he certainly doesn't think that this is over - We are playing against a great team and I have great respect for FC Barcelona.

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