Andres Iniesta’s return key for Barcelona against Chelsea

By: AP |
Published: March 13, 2018 6:34 pm

Barcelona’s Andres Iniesta is doubtful for the second leg match against Chelsea. (Source: AP)

Andres Iniesta has a knack for great performances against Chelsea.

His injury-time goal in the semifinals of the 2009 Champions League remains one of the most important of his career. And he also scored against the English club in the 2012 semifinals, even though Barcelona was eliminated that time.

In the first leg of this year’s encounter between the two teams, it was Iniesta who set up Lionel Messi’s important away goal in a 1-1 result that gave the Spanish club an edge going into Wednesday’s return match at Camp Nou Stadium.

It’s unclear, though, if Iniesta will get a chance to thrive against Chelsea again on Wednesday. The midfielder is nursing a hamstring injury in his right leg and is listed as…

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