Barcelona was finally eliminated from the Champions League after a 3-0 defeat to Bayern Munich. No surprise there.
But there was a surprise in the absence of Leo Messi. Without their star player, it was a rough night for the Catalans.
Several players were forced to step up, and a few did just that. But as a whole, the loss of Messi was evident in Barcelona’s performance.
In this article, we will take a look at the player ratings for the Messi-less Barcelona in their defeat at the Camp Nou.
As always, check out the rating system below and note that all statistics are courtesy of WhoScored.com
2—No production whatsoever
3—Very little production
4—Worse than average
8—Very high production
9—Nearly perfect performance