Every result from PSG vs Barcelona matches since 2012/13

As PSG are all set to host Barcelona in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League 2023-24 quarter-final at Parc des Princes, we give you all the results from PSG vs Barcelona matches since the 2012-13 season

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Every result from PSG vs Barcelona matches since 2012/13 | Sportz Point

PSG and Barcelona have faced each other 13 times so far in their history.

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PSG, the powerhouse of football from France have always been close to winning their ultimate title UEFA Champions League, but never won it. Meantime, FC Barcelona, the football giants from Spain have been there, seen it and won it 5 times in their history to cement their legacy. And, when two brute forces like these two clubs face each other, fans get to see an exciting game on the field. The drama, chaos, goals, tackles and saves, all get inked in the memories of fans after matches between PSG and FC Barcelona. As these two teams get ready to face each other for the 14th time, we present you all the results from the PSG vs Barcelona matches since the 2012/13 season.

Overall head-to-head

Matches PSG Draws Barcelona
13 4 4 5

Till now in the 13 PSG vs Barcelona matches, Paris have won 4 times and FC Barcelona have won 5 times while the game ended in a draw 4 times. All the matches except one in the 1996/97 season have been played in the UEFA Champions League. 

Results from every PSG vs Barcelona match since 2012-13

Data from Transfermarkt
Season Competition Matchday Venue Date Time Result
20/21 last 16 2nd leg 10.03.2021 00:30 PSG
20/21 last 16 1st leg 16.02.2021 00:30 Barcelona
16/17 last 16 2nd leg 08.03.2017 00:15 Barcelona
16/17 last 16 1st leg 14.02.2017 00:15 PSG
14/15 Quarter-Finals 2nd leg 21.04.2015 00:15 Barcelona
14/15 Quarter-Finals 1st leg 15.04.2015 00:15 PSG
14/15 Group F 10.12.2014 00:15 Barcelona
14/15 Group F 30.09.2014 00:15 PSG
12/13 Quarter-Finals 2nd leg 10.04.2013 00:15 Barcelona
12/13 Quarter-Finals 1st leg 02.04.2013 00:15 PSG

Results since 2012-13

PSG and Barcelona have always produced some great matches over the years. Since PSG's resurgence in European football in 2020 decade, the matches have been more enthralling with Barcelona going through their best times in football history.

Champions League 2012/13 QFs | Barcelona won in away goals

PSG vs Barcelona rivalry: Pedro scores in the UCL 2012-13 QFs |
Pedro after scoring the goal that took Barcelona to the UCL semi-finals. Image | UEFA

In the 2012/13 Champions League quarter-finals, Barcelona went through with the away goal advantage. Both the legs were drawn but Barcelona's 2-goal draw in Paris helped them peep over Paris's 1-goal draw in Barcelona. Xavi and Lionel Messi scored in the first leg for Barcelona while Blaise Matuidi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored for PSG. In the second leg, Javier Pastore scored first for PSG but Pedro scored in the 71st minute to rescue Barcelona. 

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2014/15 UCL Group F and QFs | Barcelona won 3, PSG won 1

PSG vs Barcelona results since 201-3-13 season |
Neymar scored five goals in four games against PSG in 2014-15 season. Image | Bleacher Report

The 2014-15 UEFA Champions League season saw PSG and Barcelona face each other four times as they played two games in a Group F fixture and then went on to face each other in the quarter-finals as well. In the group fixture, PSG won their home game by 3-2 with David Luiz, Marco Verrati and Blaise Matuidi scoring for them. Lionel Messi and Neymar also scored in that match for Barcelona. Barcelona, then took revenge in their home fixture as they won the match by 3-1. Messi, Neymar and Suarez scored for them while Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored for PSG. Barcelona topped the group with 15 points.

In the quarter-finals, Barcelona looked like a different beast altogether as M-S-N continued his dream run that season. In the first leg in Paris, Barcelona beat PSG by 3-1 with Luis Suarez scoring a brace and Neymar finding the net once. In the second leg, Neymar scored a brace for Barcelona as they knocked out PSG with an overall score of 5-1 after both legs. Barcelona went on to win the UEFA Champions League that season with Neymar and Lionel Messi scoring 10 goals in the tournament. 

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2016-17 UCL last 16 | Barcelona won by 6-5

PSG vs Barcelona rivalry: Barcelona script history in UCL 2016-17 season |
Sergi Roberto scored a late goal to script history for Barcelona in the second leg round of 16 fixture.

The 2016-17 UEFA Champions League season saw one of the most iconic and memorable comebacks of football history as Barcelona negated PSG's 4-0 lead after the first leg and won the home leg by a massive 6-1 margin. Julian Draxler and Edinson Cavani's goals and Angel di Maria's brace helped PSG gain a huge 4-0 lead in the first leg. But, their party was over in the second leg as Barcelona wrote history with a 6-1 comeback at Camp Nou. Suarez opened the gate for them, Messi converted a penalty, then Neymar scored a brace and finally Sergi Roberto scored a 90+5 minute stunner to take them to the quarter-final. That season saw Neymar signing for PSG in the next transfer window.

2020-21 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 | PSG won 5-2

PSG vs Barcelona: Kylian Mbappe scored a hat-trick to help PSG win against Barcelona in  the 2020-21  season |
Kylian Mbappe scored a hat-trick in the first leg of the round of 16 in the 2020-21 season. 

Post 2014-15's success Barcelona started to fade in the biggest club football tournament in the world. With many players retiring and the club facing multiple financial crises, Barcelona struggled to go shoulder-to-shoulder against one of the strongest teams in PSG. A red-hot Kylian Mbappe scored a hat-trick to help PSG win the first leg by 4-1. Messi scored the lone goal for Barcelona from the penalty spot. Though Barcelona fans were hoping for a comeback like 2014-15, PSG did not let that happen twice. Both Mbappe and Messi scored in the first half of the match as the second leg ended at 1-1 and PSG won the fixture with an aggregate result of 5-2. PSG eventually were knocked out by Manchester City in the semi-finals and that saw Lionel Messi joining PSG in the next season.

PSG vs Barcelona: Top goalscorers

Neymar Jr. has scored the most number of goals in the PSG vs Barcelona fixtures so far. |
Neymar Jr. has scored the most number of goals in the PSG vs Barcelona fixtures so far.

In the PSG vs Barcelona matches so far, PSG have scored 21 goals while Barcelona scored 24 times. Neymar Jr has scored the most number of goals (7) in PSG vs Barcelona fixtures. Lionel Messi comes at the number two position with 6 goals against his name.

Players  Goals
Neymar Jr. 7
Lionel Messi 6
Kylian Mbape 4
Luis Suarez 4
Angel di Maria 2

What's next? 

Both PSG and Barcelona will face each other again in the UEFA Champions League 2023-24 Quarter-finals. The first leg will take place on the 11th of April in Paris while the second leg will take place in Barcelona on the 17th of April. Both the matches will start at 12.30 am IST.


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