In the UEFA Champions League, Barcelona have yet not qualified for the next stage of the tournament but can do so with a win over Celtic in an away fixture at the Celtic Park. Despite being placed in the same group as Manchester City, Barcelona have had a decent run having notched up three wins along with one draw. Watch Celtic vs Barcelona live streaming, team news and Starting XI.
As for Celtic, the side managed by Brendan Rodgers’ was demolished 0-7 by Barca in their last head-t-head encounter however they will be looking to surprise their rivals for they are rooted to the bottom of the table after claiming only two points from four contests.
Barcelona are coming into this match after a goal less draw against Malaga in the La Liga, in which the star duo of Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez did not feature, however both return to the playing fold for this match.
“We don’t like to experience defeat, but what we do have to do is move on quickly. To finish top of the group is still in our own hands – if we win the remaining two games we will still win the group – and that has always been our objective. Our next game against Celtic is an important one – and we must be ruthless. It is a club and stadium a lot of the players know well and a club we have a lot of respect for, but we must forget everything and make sure we return from Scotland with a win,” Messi was quoted as saying to the Bleacher Report.
Celtic might not have the big names like Barcelona, but they will definitely look for their star youngster Moussa Dembele to deliver on Wednesday.
MATCH TIME AND LIVE STREAMING:
Date: 24th November, Sunday
Time: 1.15 AM IST
Venue: Celtic Park
Live Stream: www.tensports.com
PROBABLE STARTING XI
Barcelona XI: Ter Stegen, Gerard Pique, Javier Mascherano, Roberto, Jordi Alba, Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets, Gomes, Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez
Celtic XI: Craig Gordon, Erik Sviatchenko, Lustig, Dedryck Boyata, Patrick Roberts, Scott Brown, Callum McGregor, Stuart Armstrong, James Forrest, Scott Sinclair and Moussa Dembele