Remember the 2009 knockout matchup between Chelsea and Barcelona ? When Barcelona were heading out of the Champions League but managed to score a famouse injury time goal when Andrea Iniesta scored from edge of the box to break Chelsea hearts at Stamford Bridge and than of course they went on to beat Manchester United in the Final. So here we are again after two years at the same stage of the Competition and will history repeat itself ?
CHELSEA vs FC BARCELONA – 1ST LEG
Date: 18th April 2012 – TIME: 7:45 BST
VENUE: Stamford Bridge, London
FC BARCELONA VS CHELSEA – 2nd LEG
Date: 24th April 2012 – TIME: 7:45 BST
VENUE: Stadia de Cam Nou, Barcelona
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It will be a massive game for both the sides, although Barcelona will go into the game slight favourites but Chelsea will have revenge on their minds as they strongly beleive that in 2009 they were knocked out unfairly because of some decision made by the refree in the game and they left it late and finaly they got a killer blow in the last minute of the 2nd leg when they conceded a late late goal after Essien’s left footed wonder strike gave them a 1-0 lead.
This time around though Chelsea will play the 2nd leg away from home and that makes it even more challenging for them to go out there and get into their first final of the Champions League. after the season they had Can they do it ? only time will tell but for some strange reasons it looks like a Real Madrid vs Barcelona Champions League Final