Champions League Betting: Celtic vs Barcelona - 10 Vital Statistics


10. Celtic have only beaten Barcelona once in six attempts in the Champions League, drawing once and losing four times. Barcelona are favourites to win at 1.38.


9. That solitary victory came in last season’s Champions League group stages. Celtic can be backed at 9.00 to make it two wins in two years against Barcelona at Celtic Park.


8. The scoreline in that game was 2-1. A repeat of that winning scoreline for the home side is priced at 24.00.

Here are highlights of that famous Celtic win:

 

7. Barcelona beat Celtic 2-1 at Camp Nou in last season’s group stages. A 2-1 away win is available at 8.50.


6. Neil Lennon’s side have only suffered three defeats in their last 24 Champions League games at Celtic Park. They are 3.00 to either win or draw in a Double Chance bet.


5. However, two of those defeats were against Barcelona. The Catalan club are 1.07 to either win or draw in a Double Chance bet.

 

4. Celtic have lost their previous three Champions League fixtures without netting a single goal. Barcelona are 2.14 to win without conceding a goal.


3. Barcelona have failed to score in four of their previous eight European games. A Celtic clean sheet is priced at 8.50.

 

2. Gerardo Martino’s side have only won two of their last eight Champions League matches away from home, losing four and drawing two. A share of the points can be backed at 4.90.


1. Neymar has scored one goal in six appearances since joining the Spanish champions in the summer. The Brazilian is 5.40 to score first.

Watch Neymar’s first Barcelona goal here:

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