Barça’s first leg battle with Lyon ends in a 0-0 draw.

FC Barcelona’s first leg encounter against Lyon in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 ended in a scoreless draw. Despite enjoying the majority of the chances, the visiting Blaugrana could not score the important away goal. Fortunately, Lyon were not able to score on their home soil thanks to Marc-Andre ter Stegen. Both sides will renew their acquaintinces when they meet for the second leg at the Camp Nou on March 13. Barça will now shift their attention to the league crown when they travel to Andalusian country to face Sevilla on Saturday.

Match Stats (From Sport):

Olympique Lyon: Lopes, Dubois, Marcelo (c), Denayer, Mendy (Cheikh, 83′), Ndombele, Aouar, Traoré (Tousart, 68′), Depay, Terrier (Cornet, 75′) & Dembélé.

FC Barcelona: Ter Stegen, Semedo, Piqué, Lenglet, Jordi Alba, Busquets, Sergi Roberto (Arturo Vidal, 80′), Rakitic, Messi (c), Dembélé (Coutinho, 66′) & Luis Suárez.

Referee: Cüneyt Çakir (Turkey).

Cautions: Aouar (min. 3), Dubois (min. 32), Sergi Roberto (min. 80), Semedo (min. 88).

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