Barcelona make Champions League history with stunning comeback to knock PSG out

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Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi celebrates their victory at the end of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg football match FC Barcelona vs Paris Saint-Germain FC at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on March 8, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / LLUIS GENE (Photo credit should read LLUIS GENE/AFP/Getty Images)

Barcelona have pulled off the greatest comeback in Champions League history by overturning a four-goal deficit to knock Paris Saint-Germain out of the competition.

The Catalan giants were 4-0 down after a nightmare first leg in the Parc des Princes but thumped the Ligue 1 champions 6-1 at home to reach the quarter-finals.

At 3-1 down in the 88th minute, Neymar scored an incredible free-kick, before scoring again and providing an assist for Sergi Roberto to pull off the most stunning win in European history.

No side had ever come back from four goals down after a first-leg tie to reach the next round in the European Cup?s history but goals from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi, as well as an own goal from Layvin Kurzawa gave their fans hope.

An Edinson Cavani goal just after the hour mark seemed to kill the contest but Barcelona pulled off a miraculous comeback in the dying moments of the match.

Paris Saint-Germain’s Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani (R) celebrates after scoring their first goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg football match FC Barcelona vs Paris Saint-Germain FC at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on March 8, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Josep Lago (Photo credit should read JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Barcelona make Champions League history with stunning comeback to knock PSG out
Cavani?s goal had appeared to kill the tie (Picture: AFP/Getty)
Suarez had given Luis Enrique?s side hope by heading the ball past Kevin Trapp in the opening exchanges of the match before terrific work from Andres Iniesta forced Kurzawa to knock the ball into his own net.

Thomas Meunier tripped over in the box and knocked into Neymar to give away a penalty, with Messi coolly dispatching.

Cavani had appeared to end the tie with a fierce strike past Marc-Andre ter Stegen but Neymar had other ideas.

BARCELONA, SPAIN – MARCH 08: Neymar Jr of Barcelona reacts during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between FC Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain at Camp Nou on March 8, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Xavier Laine/Getty Images)

Barcelona make Champions League history with stunning comeback to knock PSG out
Neymar pulled off a masterclass late on (Picture: Getty)
A beautiful free-kick from the Brazilian just before the 90th minute left Trapp stunned, before he stroked a penalty past the German just minutes later.

Neymar then lifted a terrific chipped pass over the PSG defence for Roberto to latch onto and the Spaniard nudged the ball into the back of the net with virtually the last kick of the game.ltBarcelona have pulled off the greatest comeback in Champions League history by overturning a four-goal deficit to knock Paris Saint-Germain out of the competition.
The Catalan giants were 4-0 down after a nightmare first leg in the Parc des Princes but thumped the Ligue 1 champions 6-1 at home to reach the quarter-finals.

At 3-1 down in the 88th minute, Neymar scored an incredible free-kick, before scoring again and providing an assist for Sergi Roberto to pull off the most stunning win in European history.

No side had ever come back from four goals down after a first-leg tie to reach the next round in the European Cup?s history but goals from Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi, as well as an own goal from Layvin Kurzawa gave their fans hope.

An Edinson Cavani goal just after the hour mark seemed to kill the contest but Barcelona pulled off a miraculous comeback in the dying moments of the match.

Barcelona make Champions League history with stunning comeback to knock PSG out
Cavani?s goal had appeared to kill the tie (Picture: AFP/Getty)
Suarez had given Luis Enrique?s side hope by heading the ball past Kevin Trapp in the opening exchanges of the match before terrific work from Andres Iniesta forced Kurzawa to knock the ball into his own net.

Thomas Meunier tripped over in the box and knocked into Neymar to give away a penalty, with Messi coolly dispatching.

Cavani had appeared to end the tie with a fierce strike past Marc-Andre ter Stegen but Neymar had other ideas.

Barcelona make Champions League history with stunning comeback to knock PSG out
Neymar pulled off a masterclass late on (Picture: Getty)
A beautiful free-kick from the Brazilian just before the 90th minute left Trapp stunned, before he stroked a penalty past the German just minutes later.

Neymar then lifted a terrific chipped pass over the PSG defence for Roberto to latch onto and the Spaniard nudged the ball into the back of the net with virtually the last kick of the game.

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