Match statistics

BarcelonaCeltic

Goals scored6
 
1
Possession (%)68
 
32
Total attempts19
 
6
on target18
 
5
off target1
 
1
blocked9
 
2
against woodwork0
 
0
Corners10
 
2
Offsides3
 
3
Yellow cards1
 
2
Red Cards0
 
0
Fouls committed11
 
8
Fouls suffered6
 
9
Passes900
 
364
completed787
 
250

Standings

Legend:

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Last updated: 20/11/2017 15:48 CET
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    So Neymar strikes a hat-trick and ends his five-match wait to open his account in this competition as Barcelona secure top spot in Group H. Celtic did not play badly but Barça's class told as they triumphed with a five-goal winning margin.
  • 90+1
    Commons (Celtic) delivers the corner.
  • 90+1
    Samaras (Celtic) has an effort on goal.
    The 28-year-old rounds José Manuel Pinto and looks almost certain to score but Piqué does brilliantly to head off the line.
  • 90+1
    Piqué (Barcelona) makes a save.
  • 90
    Tello (Barcelona) misses the target.
  • 89
    Pinto (Barcelona) makes a save.
  • 89
    Commons (Celtic) has an effort on goal.
  • Goal
    88
    Samaras (Celtic) scores!
    Barcelona would love to have kept a clean sheet but Mulgrew's free-kick finds Samaras around ten yards out and the Greece forward makes firm contact to plant the ball into the right corner with his head.
  • 88
    Mulgrew (Celtic) takes the free-kick.
  • 87
    Adriano (Barcelona) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Commons (Celtic).
  • 85
    Stokes (Celtic) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
    The substitute is adjudged to be offside directly from the free-kick.
  • 84
    Adriano (Barcelona) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Commons (Celtic).
    Commons looks set to deliver around 35 yards from goal.
  • 82
    Adriano (Barcelona) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Commons (Celtic).
  • Substitution
    82
    Stokes (in) - Matthews (out) (Celtic)
    The 21-year-old Welshman had a tough night and vacates the pitch for forward Stokes to make his sixth appearance in this competition.
  • 81
    Dongou (Barcelona) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mulgrew (Celtic).
  • 81
    Lustig (Celtic) fouls.
  • Substitution
    81
    Dongou (in) - Neymar (out) (Barcelona)
    A standing ovation for the Brazil forward as he slowly leaves the pitch. He looked anxious to open his account in this competition and he has done it in style. The Cameroonian striker comes on for his first UEFA Champions League appearance.
  • 80
    Boerrigter (Celtic) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mascherano (Barcelona).
  • 79
    Xavi Hernández (Barcelona) delivers the corner.
    He plays it short and Barcelona look to build another move.
  • 79
    Ambrose (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 79
    Tello (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
  • 78
    Pinto (Barcelona) makes a save.
  • 78
    Boerrigter (Celtic) has an effort on goal.
    It is a tame effort from around 15 yards out to the left of goal.
  • 78
    Neymar (Barcelona) delivers the corner.
  • 77
    Neymar (Barcelona) delivers the corner.
  • 76
    Matthews (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 76
    Neymar (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
    Adriano's right-footed ball heads towards the back post and Matthews does well to head behind.
  • 74
    Forster (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 74
    Neymar (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
    The forward strikes from the edge of the area and the English goalkeeper does well to parry with his feet.
  • Substitution
    73
    Song (in) - Busquets (out) (Barcelona)
  • Goal
    72
    Tello (Barcelona) scores!
    Adriano slides the ball inside from the left and Tello strikes the pass with his left foot from just outside the area. It looks as if it is goalbound and takes a heavy deflection off van Dijk before looping into the top left corner.
  • 70
    Tello (Barcelona) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • Substitution
    69
    Commons (in) - Bitton (out) (Celtic)
    The midfielder - who has seven goals in his last four Celtic appearances - comes on for the last 20 minutes at the Camp Nou.
  • Yellow Card
    69
    Matthews (Celtic) is booked.
  • 69
    Matthews (Celtic) fouls.
  • 68
    Mulgrew (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 68
    Pedro Rodríguez (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
  • 68
    Neymar (Barcelona) delivers the corner.
  • 66
    Montoya (Barcelona) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Boerrigter (Celtic).
  • 65
    Pedro Rodríguez (Barcelona) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
    Neymar is picked out by a long ball from the Barcelona defence and rounds Forster before Pedro takes it away from him and is adjudged offside. The pair smile about it given the scoreline.
  • 64
    Mulgrew (Celtic) misses the target.
    A rare effort on goal is struck by the Celtic substitute. It is high and wide, though, from around 30 yards out.
  • Substitution
    63
    Tello (in) - Alexis Sánchez (out) (Barcelona)
    The 22-year-old comes on for his ninth UEFA Champions League appearance.
  • 61
    Piqué (Barcelona) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ledley (Celtic).
  • Goal
    58
    Neymar (Barcelona) scores!
    He now has a hat-trick after waiting so long for his first. The forward runs at Ambrose who offers little resistance to the Brazilian's skill before Neymar rolls it towards goal for his third in a 13-minute spell. Matthews tries to clear but it ends up in the side of the net.
  • 57
    Montoya (Barcelona) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Boerrigter (Celtic).
  • 52
    Samaras (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 52
    Adriano (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
  • 51
    Pedro Rodríguez (Barcelona) delivers the corner.
  • 51
    Forster (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 51
    Xavi Hernández (Barcelona) delivers the free-kick on target.
    It is well-struck but too close to Forster who palms over for a corner.
  • 51
    Ambrose (Celtic) is penalised for a foul on Neymar (Barcelona).
    More silky skills from the Brazil international as he draws a foul from Ambrose around 30 yards from goal.
  • Goal
    48
    Neymar (Barcelona) scores!
    It is a lovely strike as the Brazilian exchanges passes with Xavi on the edge of the area before sliding the ball into the left corner with his left foot. Having waiting almost five and a half matches for his first goal, two have come in the space of three minutes.
  • Substitution
    46
    Mulgrew (in) - Pukki (out) (Celtic)
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • Goal
    44
    Neymar (Barcelona) scores!
    Right on the stroke of half-time Neymar opens his UEFA Champions League account. Alexis Sánchez lifts a superb deft pass into the path of Martín Montoya who rolls the ball a couple of yards for the Brazil international to tap into an unguarded net.
  • Yellow Card
    41
    Sergi Roberto (Barcelona) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 41
    Sergi Roberto (Barcelona) fouls.
  • Yellow Card
    40
    Brown (Celtic) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Goal
    40
    Pedro Rodríguez (Barcelona) scores!
    Neymar uses his trickery to get to the byline and he cuts the ball back to Pedro who fires into the bottom right corner of the net. That is a good way for the Spain forward to mark his 50th UEFA Champions League appearance.
  • 37
    Adriano (Barcelona) is penalised for a foul on Boerrigter (Celtic).
  • 35
    Bitton (Celtic) has an effort on goal.
    It does not look too threatening but Javier Mascherano is there to clear.
  • 35
    Mascherano (Barcelona) makes a save.
  • 35
    Matthews (Celtic) takes the corner.
  • 33
    Van Dijk (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 33
    Neymar (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
    The home side move the ball neatly from left to right and look desperate to create chances for Neymar. He catches his shot cleanly but van Dijk is well-positioned and blocks.
  • 31
    Busquets (Barcelona) fouls.
    The free-kick is around 35 yards from goal on Celtic's right.
  • 30
    Samaras (Celtic) is penalised for a foul on Montoya (Barcelona).
    The home side patiently play the ball around their right-back area and the Greece forward grabs the 22-year-old defender in frustration.
  • 28
    Pukki (Celtic) is flagged for offside.
  • 28
    Xavi Hernández (Barcelona) takes the corner.
    It is headed away at the near post by a Celtic defender.
  • 27
    Ambrose (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 27
    Piqué (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
    Xavi curls the free-kick into the back post and Celtic fail to deal with it. The ball reaches Piqué in a similar position to where he scored from but, this time, Ambrose does well to clear.
  • 26
    Ledley (Celtic) is penalised for a foul on Busquets (Barcelona).
    It is around 35 yards out to the right of goal.
  • 25
    Ledley (Celtic) is penalised for a foul on Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona).
  • 25
    Montoya (Barcelona) is penalised for a foul on Samaras (Celtic).
  • 23
    Ambrose (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 23
    Neymar (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
    Its is struck low from the Brazil international from around ten yards out but Efe Ambrose stands tall and clear.
  • 23
    Pedro Rodríguez (Barcelona) takes the corner.
    Neymar drives at the Celtic defence and Pedro back-heels into his path but Mikael Lustig does well to read the situation and clear. It is then easily headed clear.
  • 15
    Bitton (Celtic) is penalised for a foul on Sergi Roberto (Barcelona).
  • 12
    Piqué (Barcelona) is flagged for offside.
  • 11
    Xavi Hernández (Barcelona) takes the corner.
    The midfielder takes his second corner in quick succession short to Alexis Sánchez as the home side look to probe through their midfield passing.
  • 11
    Xavi Hernández (Barcelona) takes the corner.
  • 10
    Van Dijk (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 10
    Montoya (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
    The effort takes a big deflection, giving Forster cause for concern and the ball goes out for a corner.
  • Goal
    7
    Piqué (Barcelona) scores!
    In his 60th UEFA Champions League match Gerard Piqué gives his team the lead. Alexis Sánchez' winding run leads to a shot which Efe Ambrose cannot clear and the ball deflects onto the legs of goalkeeper Forster, allowing the Spain defender to drive the ball into the roof of the net from around five yards out.
  • 7
    Forster (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 7
    Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
    Virgil van Dijk has been busy so far and, again, does well to clear.
  • 6
    Xavi Hernández (Barcelona) takes the corner.
  • 6
    Van Dijk (Celtic) makes a save.
  • 6
    Neymar (Barcelona) has an effort on goal.
  • 4
    Boerrigter (Celtic) is flagged for offside.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    The home side get us going and immediately look to go on the attack as they seek to come away with a win tonight and ensure they qualify as group winners, in the hope of securing a favourable tie in the last 16.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution