Joao Felix Sets Record for Barcelona in Champions League
Barcelona’s new signing, Portuguese star Joao Felix, has achieved an impressive feat for the team. In the first round of the 2023-2024 Champions League, Barcelona faced off against Belgian Antwerp.
Barcelona’s Champions League Group
Barcelona is placed in Group 8 of the Champions League, alongside Portuguese Porto, Ukrainian Shakhtar, and Belgian Antwerp.
Barcelona Leading in the Match
During the match at Montjuïc stadium, Barcelona is currently leading with a score of three goals to none. The goals were scored by Felix, Robert Lewandowski, and Gil Bataille (own goal).
Joao Felix’s Special Achievement
Joao Felix becomes the fourth player since the 2003/04 season to score in his first Champions League match for Barcelona. The previous players who achieved this were Maxi Lopez, Sergio Busquets, and Ferran Torres.
This milestone comes after Felix broke a streak of 12 consecutive matches without scoring a Champions League goal. His last goal in continental competition was on February 23, 2022, against Manchester United.