The Spanish statistician analyzed the fall to the Germans at the premiere of the European competition, where Ronald Koeman’s team finished without a single kick on goal, and 24 years ago they did not lose in their first game.
A presentation for the story was the one that the Barcelona in the 3-0 loss at home to Bayern Munich, at the beginning of the Champions League.
With goals from Thomas Müller and a doublet of Robert Lewandowski, the Germans exposed all the shortcomings of the team led by the professor Ronald Koeman, passing him over in his own stadium.
Something was also analyzed by MisterChip, the popular Spanish statistician, who with his numbers destroyed Barcelona, because with his terrible presentation he obtained dark results.
“Barcelona ends a match WITHOUT MAKING ANY SINGLE AUCTION AT DOOR for the FIRST TIME in ALL the history of the UEFA Champions League “, was blunt the statistician.
But that’s not all, because many years had passed since Barcelona did not begin with a defeat in the most important competition in Europe, something that MisterChip did not overlook.
“Barcelona did not lose their first game of the season at #UCL for 24 years (3-2 in Newcastle, on 09.17.1997, with Asprilla’s hat-trick). End to the longest streak in the history of the competition “, he details.
Anything else? To leave fans with a hopeful message, the statistician reveals that “Nobody won the Champions League after starting the tournament with a defeat”.