The situation is hostage Barcelona after being held to a draw by Benfica on the fifth matchday of the Champions League at the Camp Nou Stadium, Wednesday (11/24/2021) early morning WIB. As a result of the goalless draw, Barcelona was stuck in second place in Group E standings with 7 points.
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The Blaugrana are 3 points behind the table leaders, as well as their next opponent, Bayern Munich. The problem is, on the last matchday the two will clash with each other. Meanwhile, Benfica have the opportunity to take advantage of the situation against Dynamo Kiev.
Blaugrana player, Ronald Araujo, said the last matchday would be like a game of life and death. If Barcelona fail to win against Munich, and at the same time Benfica wins over Kiev, then the Blaugrana squad will be thrown into the Europa League.
“This leaves a bad feeling in the heart. Because we want to secure a ticket to the next round. We will face Bayern, which will be difficult but not impossible,” said Ronald Araujo.
Barcelona will visit the headquarters of Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena, Munich, Thursday (9/12/2021). At the same time, Benfica will host Dynamo Kiev at the Estadio da Luz. Kick-off on the last matchday of the group phase was held simultaneously to avoid flirting.