FC Barcelona faces a challenging opponent in Porto in a crucial Champions League clash.
Champions League Showdown
Barcelona's Strong Start
Porto started their Champions League campaign with a win but faces a tough task against Barcelona, aiming for success in this campaign.
The match is scheduled for October 5, 2023, at 8:00 PM BST (12:30 AM IST) at Estádio do Dragão, Porto.
Barcelona's form: W-W-W-W-D-W; Porto's form: W-D-W-W-W-L.
Players to Watch
Keep an eye on Robert Lewandowski for Barcelona, the prolific striker, and Galeno for Porto, a consistent performer and creator of chances.
Porto boasts an 11-game unbeaten run at home, while Barcelona started their Champions League campaign with a resounding 5-0 win.
Injury & Team News
Barcelona will miss Raphinha, Frenkie de Jong, and Pedri, while Porto has concerns with Evanilson, Gabriel Veron, Zaidu Sanusi, and a doubtful Pepe.
Head to Head
Barcelona has a strong historical record against Porto, winning four out of five encounters.
Barcelona predicted lineup: Ter Stegen; Cancelo, Kounde, Araujo, Balde; Gavi, Romeu, Gundogan; Yamal, Lewandowski, Felix Porto predicted lineup: Costa; Mario, Cardoso, Carmo, Wendell; Eustaquio, Varela; Franco, Jaime, Galeno; Taremi