In the final round of the Group C Champions League group stage, Barcelona will face Viktoria in Pilsen. The meeting will take place on November 1 at 20:00 GMT.
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Champions League 2022-23
Viktoria Plzeň leaves European competition this season after this match. After 5 rounds in the Champions League, the team lost their chances.
As you know, the team failed to win the group stage, having 0 points in the last 4th place. Missed 20 goals for the entire period.
In 4 out of 5 matches of the group stage, the team conceded at least 4 goals. In the last round, the club lost to Inter with a score (0-4).
On October 29, the hosts held an official match, in which they beat Zlin in the Czech Championship with a score of (3-0).
Barcelona again missed out on the playoffs of the Champions League. This season, the club only made it to the playoffs of the Europa League.
In the last round of the group stage, they lost at home to Bayern Munich (0-3). The team is in 3rd place in the table with 4 points.
In the championship of Spain, Barcelona have success, because after 12 games played, they are in 2nd place behind the leaders Real by 1 point.
In the last round of La Liga, the team beat Valencia 1-0 on the road, before that there was a victory over Athletic Bilbao with a score (4-0).
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Players to watch
Milan Havel from Plzeň has provided an assist at home this season in this tournament’s qualifiers, but his main battle here may be to score and bring success to the team.
The guests in this match will miss a lot of the main players due to injuries. Ferran Torres, who assisted and scored Barcelona’s last two goals against Pilsen, could score again here.
Head to Head
Barcelona have a predictably flawless record against Viktoria Pilsen and the team has won all three matches that have been played between the two teams.
Barcelona have scored an impressive 11 goals in three matches against Viktoria Plzen in the UEFA Champions League and only conceded one goal.
Viktoria Plzen form guide: W–L–W–L–W
Barcelona form guide: W–L–W–W–L
|Viktoria Plzen win 9.50||Draw 5.75||Barcelona win 1.28|
Barcelona was left out of the playoffs of the Champions League, which means the lack of tournament motivation, Barcelona demonstrated in the last round, limply losing half to the reserve team of Bayern (0-3) at home.
Victoria, of course, is not even close to the level, but it is quite capable of playing with dignity in front of its native stands and avoiding defeat.
Prediction for this match: Barcelona win by one goal.
- Handicap of Barcelona (-1.5).