The effect Xavi Hernandez, his new coach for a month, is not having the expected results. Barcelona said goodbye to the Champions League this Wednesday, being eliminated in the group stage, after lose in the field of Bayern Munich 3-0.
The goals of Thomas Müller (34) and Leroy Sané (43) in the first half they opened the exit door to Barcelona. After the restart, Jamal musiala (62) scored the third.
Benfica, with their triumph in Lisbon against the Dynamo of Kiev (2-0), also helped the elimination of the Catalan team from the competition.
In this way, the Barça team, which is barely seventh in The league Spanish, finished third in Group E of the Champions League, with seven points, behind the Bayern (18) and Benfica (8), classified to eighth.
The Barcelona, as third of the key, he must now seek a place in the round of 16 of the Europa League, against a second in the group stage of this second continental competition.
The Barça team leaves the competition in the group stage for the first time in 20 years, since the 2000-2001 season, a few days after their emblematic player in recent times, Argentine Leo Messi, will win his seventh Ballon d’Or, after having gone to Paris Saint Germain.