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Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña with a ‘Man of the Match’ performance against his former side Barcelona in a goalless draw

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Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Barcelona have been held to a goalless draw by Galatasaray in the first leg of their Europa League round-of-16 clash at Camp Nou. Frenkie de Jong came the closest for the home side when he struck the post from close range, while Memphis Depay was twice denied by Inaki Pena, on loan at Galatasaray from Barca. The Turkish outfit were resilient at the back to claim a clean sheet to leave the match at level pegging heading into the second leg. Follow Barcelona vs Galatasaray updates on Insidesport.IN

Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña with a ‘Man of the Match’ performance against his former side Barcelona in a goalless draw

Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña on-loan from Barcelona helps Galatasaray settle for a goalless draw at the Camp Nou – Europa League Round of 16

Iñaki Peña, on-loan from Barcelona, produced a stunning performance in goal for Galatasaray to deny his parent club the win. The 23-year-old pulled off a brilliant one-handed save to keep out Memphis’ 27th-minute free-kick as the Turkish side frustrated their hosts at the Camp Nou.

Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña on-loan from Barcelona helps Galatasaray settle for a goalless draw at the Camp Nou - Europa League Round of 16
Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña on-loan from Barcelona helps Galatasaray settle for a goalless draw at the Camp Nou – Europa League Round of 16

Sergio Busquets came off the bench at half-time and saw his header tipped over the bar by Peña. Barcelona failed to find the back of the net for the first time in 17 games following a 0-0 draw at home to Galatasaray.

Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Europa League Round of 16

Frenkie de Jong spurned Barça’s best chance 15 minutes from time when Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s overhead kick fell into his path six yards out but the Dutch midfielder failed to get his feet ready and directed the ball wide.

Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña on-loan from Barcelona helps Galatasaray settle for a goalless draw at the Camp Nou - Europa League Round of 16
Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña on-loan from Barcelona helps Galatasaray settle for a goalless draw at the Camp Nou – Europa League Round of 16

Bafétimbi Gomis thought he had nicked a shock win for his side in the 78th-minute with a clinical finish before the linesman flagged for a tight offside. Barcelona are next in action against Osasuna in LaLiga on Sunday on home soil. Galatasaray take on Besiktas in their next Super Lig outing on Monday at home.

Barcelona 0-0 Galatasaray 1st Leg Highlights: Iñaki Peña with a ‘Man of the Match’ performance against his former side Barcelona in a goalless draw

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