Ronald Koeman celebrates the fourth and definitive goal against Dynamo Kiev / HORACIO SEGUÍ - FCB

Johan Cruyff’s Barça team produced one of the greatest Champions League nights against Dynamo Kiev by bouncing back from a 3-1 defeat in Ukraine to win the second leg 4-1 and go through to the next round.

News reporter David Salinas wrote at the time that “the team oozed top quality football, played like a champion and scored four goals when they could easily have got three more, because the woodwork prevented them from beating goalkeeper Koutepov even more times”.

Laudrup and Bakero put the Dream Team ahead on the night and also on goal difference overall with goals after 9 and 17 minutes, but a Rebrov goal before the break meant there would still be work to be done in the second half. The home side stormed back out, and Bakero levelled the tie just four minutes after the restart, before a Koeman free-kick finally settled things for the Catalans.

Johan Cruyff was thrilled with such a fine attacking performance from his team, in front of a packed Camp Nou. The Barça line-up that glorious evening was: Zubizarreta, Ferrer, Guardiola, Koeman, Nadal, Bakero, Goicoetxea, Quique Estebaranz (Juan Carlos, m. 81), Laudrup, Romario and Begiristain (Amor, m. 60).

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