Welcome to the Evening Standard’s Champions League coverage of Barcelona vs Slavia Prague LIVE tonight.

Barcawas held to a 0-0 draw at Camp Nou in a frustrating result which will only increase the pressure on under-fire coach Ernesto Valverde.

The closest the five-time European champions came to a goal was Lionel Messi‘s shot that hit the corner of the goalframe in the 35th minute – but Barca could not force a winner despite plenty of possession.

Relive the match with Ben Hayward at Camp Nou.

Live Updates

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FULL TIME | Barcelona 0-0 Slavia Prague

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90 mins + 2: Rakitic plays a dangerous ball across the face of goal, but Vidal can’t get there at the far post and that is probably that…

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90 mins + 1: Into three minutes of added time now. De Jong goes down in the box, but no foul…

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88 mins: Fans also getting behind their team as the minutes tick away at Camp Nou…

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85 mins: Some whistles at Camp Nou as Barcelona struggle to keep hold of the ball…

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82 mins: Lukas Provod on for Slavia as Masopust goes off…

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81 mins: Pique stays down a while following a clash of heads, but the Catalan is back up after some treatment…

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80 mins: Slavia win another corner, this time on the right. It is headed away, but there was a foul anyway and the whistle has gone…

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78 mins: Messi so close to scoring. Barca break after clearing the corner and Ansu Fati advances into the area, sending a low ball across the six-yard box to Messi with the outside of his right boot. The Argentine gets a touch, but Kolar is there to make the save! 

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77 mins: Slavia win a corner on the left. The Czechs have had eight to Barca’s six tonight…

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76 mins: Rakitic carries the ball forward, but then gives it away with an attempted crossfield pass. A few whistles at Camp Nou…

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74 mins: Lenglet tries to thread a low ball through to Griezmann, but it’s too long…

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72 mins: Rakitic has not improved Barca at all and has just given the ball away…

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70 mins: Into the last 20 minutes at Camp Nou…

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69 mins: Pique threads a lovely ball through looking for Sergi Roberto, but Kolar is quick off his line and gets there…

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68 mins: Rakitic is on, to big cheers, in place of Busquets…

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66 mins: Big cheers for Ansu Fati when the youngster came on, with the fans singing his name. Could he provide some much-needed inspiration here?

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65 mins: And now Dembele has gone off, replaced by the 17-year-old Ansu Fati…

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64 mins: Dembele has a chance to run at the Slavia defence, but he is easily dispossessed. The French forward has been dreadful…

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63 mins: Another change for Slavia as Josef Husbauer replaces Stanciu…

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Team news

Barcelona XI: Ter Stegen, Semedo, Pique, Lenglet, Alba, Vidal, Busquets, De Jong, Dembele, Griezmann, Messi

Subs: Neto, Roberto, Umtiti, Rakitic, Perez, Alena, Fati

Slavia XI: Kolar, Coufal, Judela, Frydrych, Boril, Soucek, Traore, Masopust, Stanciu, Sevick, Olayinka

Subs: Kovar, Husbauer, Tecl, Provod, Skoda, Takacs, Helal

Head to Head record (H2H)

The sides’ only previous result in a Uefa match was back on matchday three this season, with Barca sneaking a 2-1 win in a Czech capital.

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