Champions League 25th Anniversary - Week 1 - Newcastle United 3-2 Barcelona

 

 

The Champions League returns this week and we are celebrating it here at ITV Sport Archive by going through our vault to find some of the best games featuring British clubs since the competition began 25 years ago.

We start off with an unforgettable night on Tyneside as Newcastle United took on FC Barcelona in their first ever Champions League group stage match. They were without star striker Alan Shearer through injury, but he was part of ITV's team that was there for one of the most memorable nights in St James' Park's history.

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