A trip to the Camp Nou is enough to strike fear into any visiting team but a glance at Barcelona’s formidable home record suggests that apprehension is not unfounded.

The five-time European champions have not lost on their own turf in the UEFA Champions League since 2013, an unbeaten run that now stands at 35 matches. It is not the sort of statistic Napoli will want to dwell on, given they head to Barcelona for the second leg of their round of 16 tie on 18 March.

Watch Barcelona make it 35 unbeaten at home by seeing off Dortmund 3-1


Watch Barcelona make it 35 unbeaten at home by seeing off Dortmund 3-1

The last side to beat Barcelona on their own patch in the competition? Bayern, the team whose record the Catalans broke when thrashing Lyon 5-1 in their round of 16 second leg last season.

The German giants triumphed 3-0 at the Camp Nou in the second leg of their 7-0 semi-final blow-out on 1 May 2013. Since then the Blaugrana have won 31 and drawn four, scoring 104 goals (2.97 per game) and conceding just 17 (0.49) in the process.

Bayern themselves have a landmark on the horizon with their three away wins in the group stage extending their unbeaten streak on the road to 12 matches – four shy of the competition record.

Most successive home games without defeat

35* Barcelona (18/09/2013 –)
29 Bayern München (04/03/1998 – 02/04/2002)
24
Arsenal (14/09/2004 – 15/04/2009)
23 Juventus (02/10/2013 – 13/02/2018)
23 Manchester United (27/09/2005 – 03/11/2009)

Most successive home wins

16 Bayern München (17/09/2014 – 15/02/2017)
15 Barcelona (17/09/2014 – 08/03/2017)
12 Manchester United (13/09/2006 – 29/04/2008)
11 Real Madrid (03/04/2013 – 09/12/2014)
10 Juventus (20/03/1996 – 10/12/1997)

See Lewandowski's four goals in Bayern's 6-0 group stage win at Crvena zvezda


See Lewandowski’s four goals in Bayern’s 6-0 group stage win at Crvena zvezda

Most successive away games without defeat

16 Manchester United (19/09/2007 – 16/02/2010)
14 Ajax (28/09/1994 – 19/03/1997)
12* Bayern München (31/10/2017 –)
11= Barcelona (01/10/2008 – 31/03/2010)
11= Real Madrid (28/09/2010 – 27/03/2012)

Most successive away wins

7 Ajax (22/11/1995 – 19/03/1997)
7 Bayern München (19/02/2013 – 19/02/2014)
6 Barcelona (12/04/2011 – 14/02/2012)
6 Manchester United (15/04/2009 – 16/02/2010)
5 Ajax (27/11/2018 – 02/10/2019)
5 Chelsea (16/09/2003 – 06/04/2004)
5 Juventus (05/12/2017 – 23/10/2018)
5 Real Madrid (29/04/2014 – 18/02/2015)

Most successive games without defeat

25 Manchester United (19/09/2007 – 05/05/2009)
19 Ajax (14/09/1994 – 20/03/1996)
19 Bayern München (14/03/2001 – 02/04/2002)
16 Barcelona (08/03/2011 – 03/04/2012)
16 Manchester United (04/03/1998 – 29/09/1999 & 23/10/2001 – 23/10/2002)

Most successive wins

Dortmund's final triumph in 1997 was one of their eight successive wins


Dortmund’s final triumph in 1997 was one of their eight successive wins

10 Bayern München (02/04/2013 – 27/11/2013)
10 Real Madrid (23/04/2014 – 18/02/2015)
9 Barcelona (18/09/2002 – 18/02/2003 & 21/10/2014 – 06/05/2015)
8 Borussia Dortmund (04/12/1996 – 01/10/1997)

* Current winning runs: Bayern (6), Juventus (5)  

Most successive draws

7 AEK Athens (17/09/2002 – 17/09/2003)
6 Lyon (02/10/2018 – 19/02/2019)
6 Rangers (19/10/2005 – 07/03/2006)

Most successive clean sheets

10 Arsenal (18/10/2005 – 25/04/2006)
7 AC Milan (24/11/2004 – 26/04/2005)
6 Ajax (18/10/1995 – 20/03/1996)
6 Chelsea (24/10/2007 – 05/03/2008)
6 Juventus (07/12/2016 – 03/05/2017)
6 Panathinaikos (01/11/1995 – 03/04/1996)


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