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May 1, 2019 at 8pm UK at Camp Nou
Attendance: 98,299

3-0

Suarez (26'), Messi (74', 82')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Reaction
General view inside Liverpool's Anfield from April 2018
Liverpool fan banned from football for three years after Barcelona incident
Liverpool fan handed three-year football banning order
Jul 10, 17:52
Barcelona GOAT Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during the Champions League semi-final against Liverpool on May 1, 2019
Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi reaffirms his status as the greatest of all time
Sports Mole stakes a claim for Lionel Messi to be regarded as the greatest player of all time after bringing up his 600th club goal in style against Liverpool.
May 2, 16:56
Barcelona GOAT Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during the Champions League semi-final against Liverpool on May 1, 2019
Gary Lineker 'makes no apologies' for celebrating Messi goal
The BT Sport host was caught on camera celebrating after the Barcelona star's spectacular goal in the Champions League semi-final.
May 2, 14:16
Barcelona GOAT Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during the Champions League semi-final against Liverpool on May 1, 2019
Andrew Robertson praises "world-class" Lionel Messi
The Barcelona captain steered his side to a 3-0 Champions League win against Liverpool.
May 2, 12:26
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk in action during his side's Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona on May 1, 2019
Virgil van Dijk: 'Liverpool still believe in Champions League turnaround'
The Reds trail 3-0 after a Lionel Messi masterclass in Barcelona.
May 2, 10:14
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during his side's match against Barcelona on May 1, 2019
Jurgen Klopp "completely happy" with Liverpool's performance
The Reds have a mountain to climb in the second leg at Anfield.
May 2, 08:08
Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring for Barcelona on April 16, 2019
Lionel Messi criticises Barcelona fans for Philippe Coutinho treatment
Lionel Messi criticises Barcelona's supporters for their "ugly" treatment of playmaker Philippe Coutinho.
May 1, 23:40
Barcelona GOAT Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during the Champions League semi-final against Liverpool on May 1, 2019
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi: 'Liverpool tie not over'
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi insists that his side still have work to do in their Champions League semi-final with Liverpool.
May 1, 23:19
Barcelona GOAT Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during the Champions League semi-final against Liverpool on May 1, 2019
Lionel Messi's record vs. English clubs as Liverpool become sixth victims
The Argentinian continues his crusade against Premier League teams.
May 1, 22:59
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on ahead of their match against Barcelona on May 1, 2019
Jurgen Klopp turns attention to Premier League after Barcelona defeat
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp turns his attention to the Premier League title race, having seen their Champions League hopes left in tatters by a 3-0 defeat to Barcelona.
May 1, 22:47
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during his side's match against Barcelona on May 1, 2019
Jurgen Klopp: 'I don't know if Liverpool can play better'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits that he does not know whether his side can play any better despite falling to a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Barcelona at Camp Nou.
May 1, 22:36
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi scores an OK free kick against Liverpool on May 1, 2019
Lionel Messi scores 600th goal for Barcelona
Lionel Messi scores his 600th goal for Barcelona with a stunning free kick against Liverpool in the semi-finals of the Champions League.
May 1, 21:45
Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita receives treatment during his side's Champions League clash with Barcelona on May 1, 2019
Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita limps off in Champions League semi-final
Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita is forced off midway through the first half of his side's Champions League semi-final against Barcelona at Camp Nou.
May 1, 20:26
The Match
Match Report
Barcelona beat Liverpool 3-0 at Camp Nou in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final tie, with Lionel Messi scoring twice in the second half.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Barcelona's 3-0 win over Liverpool, as Lionel Messi struck twice to put Barca on the brink of a place in the final.
Team News
Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino only makes the bench for his side's Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona at Camp Nou.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's huge Champions League semi-final first leg between Barcelona and Liverpool, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Head to Head
Aug 6, 2016 5.15pm
Liverpool
4-0
Barcelona
Mane (15'), Mascherano (47' og.), Origi (48'), Grujic (92')
Build-up
Roberto Firmino and Fabinho celebrate a goal for Liverpool against Crystal Palace in the Premier League on January 19, 2019
Liverpool call on travelling fans to behave in Barcelona
Videos on social media have shown individual supporters pushing locals into a fountain.
May 1, 11:37
Reds boss Jurgen Klopp serving facekini during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Huddersfield Town on April 26, 2019
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool fully focussed on Barcelona game'
The Reds are fighting to win the Premier League and Champions League.
May 1, 04:36
Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring for Barcelona on April 16, 2019
Sadio Mane "jealous" at Philippe Coutinho's Barcelona move
The Brazil international left Anfield in January 2018.
Apr 30, 22:14
Roberto Firmino in Liverpool training on April 30, 2019
Jurgen Klopp positive over Roberto Firmino fitness ahead of Barcelona showdown
The Liverpool striker has been battling a minor muscle tear.
Apr 30, 22:13
Reds boss Jurgen Klopp serving facekini during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Huddersfield Town on April 26, 2019
Jurgen Klopp expecting Lionel Messi to make Liverpool "suffer"
The Barcelona captain made a pre-season vow to push for Champions League glory.
Apr 30, 22:12
Lionel Messi lifts the La Liga trophy on April 27, 2019
Ivan Rakitic: 'Lionel Messi is the best player in history'
Ernesto Valverde's side face Liverpool in the Champions League semi-final.
Apr 30, 17:36
Roberto Firmino in Liverpool training on April 30, 2019
Liverpool handed Roberto Firmino fitness boost ahead of Barcelona tie
The Liverpool striker has been battling a minor muscle tear.
Apr 30, 17:15
Roberto Firmino in Liverpool training on April 30, 2019
Roberto Firmino turns out for Liverpool training
The Brazilian missed Liverpool's win against Huddersfield with a "small muscle tear".
Apr 30, 13:53
Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring against Manchester United in the Champions League on April 16, 2019
Barcelona vs. Liverpool: Lionel Messi's past record against Premier League clubs
The semi-final first leg at the Nou Camp pits Messi against the only English opponent he has yet to score against in the Champions League.
Apr 30, 10:28
Virgil Van Dijk in action for Liverpool on April 17, 2019
Virgil van Dijk: 'Liverpool will be ready for best in world Lionel Messi'
The newly-crowned Professional Footballers' Association player of the year was a member of the Celtic team humiliated 6-1 in December 2013.
Apr 30, 00:27
Barcelona duo Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi celebrate a goal against Leganes in La Liga on January 20, 2019.
Combined XI: Barcelona vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole selects its star-studded combined XI from the squads of Barcelona and Liverpool ahead of their Champions League semi-final first leg at Camp Nou.
Apr 29, 18:00
Roberto Firmino and Fabinho celebrate a goal for Liverpool against Crystal Palace in the Premier League on January 19, 2019
How Liverpool could line up against Barcelona
Sports Mole looks at how Liverpool could line up for Wednesday's Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona.
Apr 29, 15:05
Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho celebrates opening the scoring against Villarreal on April 2, 2019
How Barcelona could line up against Liverpool
Ahead of Barcelona's Champions League semi-final first leg against Liverpool at Camp Nou, Sports Mole looks at how the Spanish champions could line up.
Apr 29, 15:05
Virgil Van Dijk in action for Liverpool on April 17, 2019
Virgil Van Dijk praises "out of this world" Lionel Messi ahead of Champions League showdown
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool face the Spanish title winners in the Champions League semi-finals on Wednesday.
Apr 29, 12:14
Roberto Firmino in action for Liverpool on March 17, 2019
Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino given all-clear to face Barcelona?
Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino will return to training on Tuesday and is in contention to start against Barcelona the following day, according to a report.
Apr 29, 09:03
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde pictured on November 24, 2018
Barcelona team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole rounds up the latest injury and suspension news for Barcelona ahead of Wednesday's Champions League semi-final first leg against Liverpool.
Apr 28, 12:02
Roberto Firmino in action for Liverpool on March 17, 2019
Liverpool team news: Injury, suspension list vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole rounds up the latest injury and suspension news ahead of Wednesday's Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona at Camp Nou.
Apr 27, 11:56
Reds boss Jurgen Klopp serving facekini during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Huddersfield Town on April 26, 2019
Jurgen Klopp provides Roberto Firmino fitness update
The Brazil international missed the Reds' 5-0 victory over Huddersfield.
Apr 27, 07:18
Roberto Firmino in action for Liverpool on March 17, 2019
Roberto Firmino could miss Barcelona game due to minor muscle tear
The striker missed the 5-0 win over Huddersfield on Friday night.
Apr 26, 23:52
Lionel Messi in Barcelona training on April 9, 2019
Virgil Van Dijk: "Very hard" to stop Lionel Messi
Jurgen Klopp's side booked their Champions League semi-final spot with a 6-1 aggregate success over Porto.
Apr 18, 14:40
Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring against Manchester United in the Champions League on April 16, 2019
Liverpool vs. Barcelona: How they compare ahead of Champions League semi-finals
Liverpool beat Porto to reach the Champions League semi-finals.
Apr 18, 08:46

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Saturday's key events


TRIATHLON
· After silvers in both the men's and women's events, Team GB will be fancied to get on the podium again in the mixed relay (11.30pm-1am)

SWIMMING
· Touted as Michael Phelps's successor, Caeleb Dressel already has two gold medals from these Games and he will be going for a third in the men's 50m butterfly final (2.30am)
· It is Katie Ledecky vs. Ariarne Titmus III in the women's 800m freestyle final, with Ledecky entering as firm favourite (2.46am)
· Great Britain will be heavily fancied to add another gold medal to their swimming haul, having produced by far the fastest qualifying time for the mixed 4x100m medley relay final (3.43am)

ATHLETICS
· Dina Asher-Smith is one of three British women in the 100m semi-finals (3.01am-3.20am), and will hope to challenge for a medal in what is likely to be a star-studded final (1.50pm)
· The inaugural Olympic 4x400m mixed relay event concludes with Great Britain one of the eight finalists going for gold (1.35pm)

RUGBY SEVENS
· Team GB's dreams of an unlikely gold are still alive in the women's event as they face France in their semi-final (3.30am). The winners will face either New Zealand or Fiji in the gold medal match later in the day (10am)

SAILING
· Gold medals are up for grabs in the windsurfer - RS:X finals. Emma Wilson participates for Team GB in the women's final (6.33am), while Tom Squires is in action in the men's (7.33am)

TENNIS
· Following his shock semi-final defeat, ending his hopes of a Golden Slam in 2021, Novak Djokovic battles for bronze against Pablo Carreno Busta (7am)
· The women's singles event reaches its conclusion with the gold medal match between Belinda Bencic and Marketa Vondrousova

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