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UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Barcelona Will Be Seeking Revenge When They Play Host To Inter Milan At The Spotify Camp Nou

Barcelona will be looking to give their Champions League knockout-round hopes a huge boost when they welcome Inter Milan to Camp Nou for a key encounter on Wednesday night.

The Catalan outfit are third in Group C, three points behind second-placed Inter, with the Italian giants recording a 1-0 victory when the two teams locked horns at San Siro last week.

TEAM NEWS

Barcelona welcomed Frenkie de Jong back from injury against Celta at the weekend, but Andreas Christensen, Hector Bellerin, Ronald Araujo, Memphis Depay and Jules Kounde remain on the sidelines.

Head coach Xavi will make changes from the side that started against Celta, with Ousmane Dembele, Ansu Fati, Sergi Roberto and Eric Garcia in line for starting roles on Wednesday night.

Marcos Alonso could get the nod at left-back, with Gerard Pique joining Garcia in the middle, but there are unlikely to be changes in midfield, with Gavi, Pedri and Sergio Busquets again set to start here.

Franck Kessie has recently been out with a thigh problem but is back in the squad for this match.

As for Inter, Dalbert, Marcelo Brozovic, Alex Cordaz, Joaquin Correa and Gabriel Brazao remain on the sidelines for the Italian giants.

Romelu Lukaku has a chance of being available for selection, with the Belgium international recovering from the muscular problem that has kept him on the sidelines since the end of August, although he will not be considered for a start.

Dzeko is set to feature alongside Lautaro Martinez in the final third of the field, while Denzel Dumfries could get the nod as the right-sided wing-back, with Federico Dimarco lining up on the opposite side.

Barcelona possible starting lineup:
Ter Stegen; Roberto, Pique, E Garcia, Alonso; Gavi, Busquets, Pedri; Dembele, Lewandowski, Fati

Inter Milan possible starting lineup:
Onana; Skriniar, De Vrij, Bastoni; Dumfries, Barella, Calhanoglu, Mkhitaryan, Dimarco; L Martinez, Dzeko

PREDICTION
We say: Barcelona 2-1 Inter Milan

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