Bayern humiliates Barcelona in Champions League quarter-finals

Bayern humiliates Barcelona in Champions League quarter-finals

Bayern Munich inflicted a humiliating, record defeat on Barcelona on Friday, August 13, 2020.

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The German champions recorded an unbelievable 8-2 victory in their Champions League quarter-final in Lisbon to Lionel Messi's Barca.

Thomas Mueller scored twice either side of goals from Ivan Perisic and Serge Gnabry in a stunning opening 31 minutes at an empty Estadio da Luz, with a David Alaba own-goal having briefly brought Barcelona back level.

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Luis Suarez pulled it back to 4-2 at one point in the second half, but Barcelona then caved in, with Joshua Kimmich getting Bayern's fifth before three more goals in the final stages, one for the prolific Robert Lewandowski and two for substitute Philippe Coutinho.

That was the really humiliating part for the beaten side, with Coutinho on loan in Bavaria from Barcelona, who spent 160 million euros on signing the Brazilian in 2018 but never got the best out of him.


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