Iñaki Peña will play a Champions League match with Barça again a year later
It was in November 2022, against Viktoria Plzeň, where he achieved a personal record
The lowering of Marc-André Ter Stegen due to low back pain opened the doors of the Barça team for the first time this season to Iñaki Peña. The Alicante goalkeeper, who considered the option of leaving the FC Barcelona before the hierarchy of ter Stegenended up renewing and this Saturday in Vallecas played his first match (1-1). Iñaki Peña, however, left positive signs of his level and this Tuesday he will once again occupy the Barça goal in Championsone year later.
Iñaki Peñawho has played alone six games with the first team Barça in all competitions, He already has a personal record in terms of stops. It was in the youth squad’s last game in the Champions League in 2022 against Viktoria Plzen. In that meeting, according to OptaJose, he made his Record of saves with the Blaugranas: 6.
6 – @inakipenya He has played six games with him @FCBarcelona_es in all competitions, one of them in @Champions League in November 2022 in which he made his record of saves in the same game with the Blaugranas (6). Chance. 🧤 pic.twitter.com/ZsDiIM5teu
— OptaJose (@OptaJose) November 28, 2023
That day, at that time, it was already inconsequential. The team was already eliminated on the last day and Iñaki started and played the 90 minutes in the duel against Victoria in plzn.
This Tuesday, it is quoted in Montjuic in ‘a fine’ before the Port with the opportunity to demonstrate its potential after the absence of Mark–André Ter Stegen.