Barcelona confronted PSG on the Parc des Princes on Wednesday night realizing they wanted a miracle to make the quarter-finals.
The 2 sides met three weeks in the past at Camp Nou, with Kylian Mbappe placing on a masterclass.
The French ahead netted an excellent hat-trick as PSG emerged 4-1 winners.
Barca began nicely in France, with Sergino Dest hitting the crossbar and Lionel Messi coming inside inches of tapping house.
Nevertheless, it was PSG who took the lead and in controversial circumstances.
A ball was swung in from the left and Mauro Icardi went down contained in the field below contact from Clement Lenglet.
Nothing was given on the time however replays confirmed that the Frenchman had by accident trod on his opponent’s foot.
VAR was consulted and, regardless of Icardi having no probability of getting the ball, referee Anthony Taylor pointed to the spot.
Kylian Mbappe then made no mistake as he gave his facet the lead.
Barcelona then restored parity on the night and it got here via the boot of their magician, Lionel Messi.
The Argentine scored top-of-the-line objectives of his profession as his fierce strike from 30 yards discovered the highest nook.
What. A. Objective. Completely majestic from Messi.
Messi proved he was human simply earlier than half-time, nevertheless.
Barca got a penalty of their very own when Layvin Kurzawa felled Antoine Griezmann within the field.
The 33-year-old doesn’t have a tremendous report from the spot however he stepped as much as try to put his facet forward on the night.
However his effort was poor and Keylor Navas was equal to it as he pushed the ball onto the bar and away from security.
The half completed 1-1, that means Barcelona wanted to attain at the least three objectives within the second half to have any probability of going via.