Game over. The delusions of grandeur can now finally be laid to rest. The years of feast are over and the years of famine are at hand. Barcelona are now a Europa League team, and in many ways this trouncing in the Munich snow merely confirmed what we have already long known about them.
Bayern Munich vs. Barcelona: Champions League live stream, TV channel, how to watch online, news, odds, time
Barcelona are in for the fight of their Champions League lives on Wednesday when they visit already-qualified Bayern Munich on Matchday 6. Bayern have won the group easily and can afford to play a squad of backups, while Barca have work to do. Xavi's team will advance to the round of 16 with a win, while they will automatically qualify if Benfica fail to beat Dynamo Kiev. Here are storylines, how you can watch the match and more:
Bayern Munich vs. Barcelona: Three keys to victory for Xavi's men as they face potential Champions League exit
Barcelona will fight for their UEFA Champions League lives on Wednesday on Paramount+ when they visit giants Bayern Munich in Group E action. Barca are staring a group-stage exit right in the face. With seven points in the group, two more than Benfica, they'll advance for sure by either winning or if Benfica fail to win. But a draw combined with a Benfica victory will see Barca crash out due to the Portuguese side holding the head-to-head tiebreaker.
Bayern Munich vs. Barcelona odds, picks, how to watch, live stream: UEFA Champions League bets for Dec. 8
Bayern Munich has scored the most goals of any club in the 2021 UEFA Champions League, and it looks to add to that total in its final Group E match against Barcelona on Wednesday. Barca could fall to third in the group with a loss and a Benfica win against Dynamo Kyiv. Benfica holds the tiebreak over Barcelona as well, which raises the stakes even higher for the Spanish side. You can see what happens when you watch the match live on Paramount+.
Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez has said he believes his team can beat Bayern Munich in their crucial Champions League clash next week despite being dealt a reality check by Real Betis on Saturday. Juanmi's second-half goal earned Betis a 1-0 win in LaLiga at Camp Nou as Xavi suffered his...
Xavi Hernandez is optimistic Barcelona can beat Bayern Munich next month after a goalless draw with Benfica on Wednesday left their Champions League hopes hanging in the balance. Barca will have to win at the Allianz Arena on Dec. 8 to make sure of their place in the last 16...
I save to an unexpected exception, the party between the Bayern Munich and FC Barcelona of the last day of the phase of groups of the Champions League 2021-22 will play in the Allianz Sand to enclosed doors. The party will play the next 12 December, from the 21:00 hours, but the new restrictions of the German government to avoid more contagions by Covid-19 'will force' to the muniqueses and Barcelona to contest the party without public.
Champions League LIVE: Villarreal vs Man Utd, Chelsea vs Juventus, Barcelona & Bayern also in action
We're closing off for the evening – thanks so much for sticking with us throughout all the action. We'll be back here again tomorrow for the second round of Champions League fixtures, including Manchester City vs PSG, Atletico Madrid vs AC Milan, Liverpool vs Porto and Sheriff vs Real Madrid.