Cesc Fabregas and Lionel Messi, FC Barcelona
Champions League : Paris Saint-Germain v FC Barcelona
Two of the top three goal scorers in the world - Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Lionel Messi - will face off in Paris in the upcoming mouthwatering Champions League clash between football giants Paris Saint Germain and FC Barcelona on April 2nd.
Champions League : PSG v Barca Tickets
Four time Ballon d'Or winner, Lionel Messi, is working toward another Spanish record. With one more La Liga goal, Messi can become the first player to score against every Spanish league opponent in consecutive order. Barcelona's all-time leading scorer Messi, earned a record 73 goals in all competitions last season, and has 55 so far this campaign.
Both PSG and Barca are looking fit for the Champions League quarterfinals next week.
The Blaugrana lead the Spanish league by 13 points and are well on their way to earning the La Liga title back from Real Madrid. PSG leads the French Ligue 1.
"PSG will be a tough rival. They are a great team both in attack and defense and they are deadly on the break," said Barcelona forward Cristian Tello.
An interesting point is that Barcelona have trained almost all their players since they were young lads and teenagers, and PSG have paid a lot of money to hire many of the players they currently have on their squad.
Barcelona hopes to have coach Tito Vilanova back in the bench, as he has returned from New York City after two months of cancer treatment.
In the round of 16, Barcelona wer shutdown in Milan 2-0, however, put up an impressive performance at the Camp Nou to solidify their spot in the quarterfinals.
PSG visited Valencia with a 2-1 result. However, Zlatan Ibrahimovic received a red card that lowered the side’s level of play as PSG earned a 1-1 tie to put them through the next round.
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