Olympiakos - Barcelona: Done early !?

The fourth round of group matches can end the task for both Barcelona and Olympiakos.

* Force
- Olympiakos: Full squad.
- Barcelona: Rafinha, Ousmane Dembele, Andres Iniesta injury; Gerard Pique hangs.
* Statistics and confrontation
- Two new teams once, with a 3-1 victory for Barcelona in the first leg two weeks ago.
Barcelona will qualify for the knock-out if they get a better result than Sporting Lisbon, which is home to Juventus.
- Olympiakos is still looking for the first score this season.
Coach Ernesto Valverde returned to Athens to meet former club Olympiakos, joining Barcelona in the fourth round of the Champions League. After five years, he returned to the spot when Georgios Karaiskaki was in turmoil.
Of course, five years ago, although he broke up, Olympiakos still dominate the Greek league to continue his creation and crowned seven consecutive seasons. But luckily for Takis Lemonis coach and students, leaves visit them to the group with too strong opponents.
3 consecutive failures against Sporting Lisbon, Juventus and Barca are pushing Olympiakos to the knockout stages of the European Cup. In theory, the chance to race tickets to the Europa League is still, but the lightest task is to earn 4 points in the last three games is not simple.
At this time, the home team's style is not stable, with only 4 wins in 12 recent matches. Since late August, they have not won 2 home runs in all competitions.
In contrast, Barca are very sublimated under the hands of Valverde, contrary completely to the statement given before the season.
The Catalan national team maintained their unbeaten record in La Liga (10 laps) and made up 4 points more than Valencia's second team, more than Real Madrid 8 points.
The performance of Lionel Messi has nothing to do with the departure of Neymar. Only Luis Suarez has not recovered the killer instinct. But it was not a problem when the rest of the squad kicked in well and replaced each other at the right time.
The only worry about the staff on this trip is the absence of Andres Iniesta (injury) and Gerard Pique (suspended).
Even so, the home team is hardly likely to cause any major surprise that would probably limit the number of goals against the first leg.
Prediction: 1-2
Probable teams

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