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Barcelona Dominates Royal Antwerp with a 5-0 Victory in Champions League Opener
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Barcelona Dominates Royal Antwerp with a 5-0 Victory in Champions League Opener

By Score More Barcelona made a stunning start to their 2023-24 Champions League campaign with a commanding 5-0 victory over Royal Antwerp at the Olympic Stadium in Montjuic. The early ignition came courtesy of Joao Felix, who capitalized on a pass from Ilkay Gundogan. Felix found the net at the near post, providing Barcelona with a perfect start. Felix played a pivotal role in the second goal as well, delivering an exquisite cross to Robert Lewandowski at the back post. The Polish international marked his 100th goal in UEFA club competitions, extending Barcelona's lead to 2-0. Barcelona's third goal arrived just four minutes later, with Raphinha's cross deflecting off Jelle Bataille and into the net, further solidifying Xavi Hernandez's team's impressive halftime lead. Ten minutes...