Never give up: Relive the best Champions League fightbacks…

Date published: Wednesday 10th March 2021 7:36 - Ian Watson

Liverpool might be in wretched form, but surely we won’t need to add their name to this list tomorrow? And while Barcelona are looking to chase down a three-goal deficit, at least they can take heart from having done it before against PSG.

Here are the biggest deficits chased down by clubs in second legs since the Champions League era began in 1992/93. Only Manchester United have turned a tie around away from home

 

Four-goal deficit

2016/17, round of 16
PSG 4-0 Barcelona
Barcelona 6-1 PSG


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Three-goal deficits

2018/19, semi-final
Barcelona 3-0 Liverpool
Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona

 

 


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2017/18, quarter-finals
Barcelona 4-1 Roma
Roma 3-0 Barcelona

 

2003/04, quarter-finals
AC Milan 4-1 Deportivo La Coruna
Deportivo La Coruna 4-0 AC Milan

 

1993/94, first round
Linfield FC 3-0 FC Copenhagen
FC Copenhagen 4-0 (AET) Linfield

 


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Two-goal deficits

18/19, last 16
Atletico Madrid 2-0 Juventus
Juventus 3-0 Atletico Madrid

 

18/19, last 16
Man Utd 0-2 PSG
PSG 1-3 Man Utd

 


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16/17, last 16
Man City 5-3 Monaco
Monaco 3-1 Man City

 

15/16, quarter-finals
Wolfsburg 2-0 Real Madrid
Real Madrid 3-0 Wolfsburg

14/15, quarter-finals
Porto 3-1 Bayern Munich
Bayern Munich 6-1 Porto

13/14, last 16
Olympiacos 2-0 Manchester United
Man Utd 3-0 Olympiacos

13/14, quarter-finals
PSG 3-1 Chelsea
Chelsea 2-0 PSG

12/13, last 16
AC Milan 2-0 Barcelona
Barcelona 4-0 AC Milan

11/12, last 16
Napoli 3-1 Chelsea
Chelsea 4-1 (AET) Napoli

03/04, quarter-finals
Real Madrid 4-2 Monaco
Monaco 3-1 Real Madrid

99/00, quarter-finals
Chelsea 3-1 Barcelona
Barcelona 5-1 (AET) Chelsea

93/94, first round
Dynamo Kiev 3-1 Barcelona
Barcelona 4-1 Dynamo Kiev

93/94, first round
Rosenborg 3-1 Austria Vienna
Austria Vienna 4-1 Rosenborg

 

 

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