CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Andres Iniesta confesses he did not want to join Barcelona at first as the start of his career at Camp Nou were “the worst months of my life”.
Atletico Madrid full-back Sime Vrasljko does not require knee surgery after tests on Monday revealed no damage to his anterior cruciate ligament.
Zinedine Zidane is demanding “attitude” over style from Real Madrid when they face Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-finals.
Real Madrid take on Bayern Munich, Barcelona tackle Italian champions Juventus while Atletico Madrid face Leicester in the Champions League quarter finals.
Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has set his sights on taking on Barcelona in the Champions League, with revenge for the 2015 final on his mind.
Samir Nasri has accused Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy of being a ‘cheat’ after the two’s altercation saw the Sevilla midfielder sent-off on Tuesday night.
Diego Simeone insists Atletico Madrid must not lose focus and keep winning after they reached the Champions League quarter-finals.
Atletico Madrid ace Antoine Griezmann claims Jan Oblak “is the best goalkeeper in the world” after the Slovenian’s string of saves against Bayer Leverkusen.
Jan Oblak hailed Atletico Madrid’s achievement of four straight Champions League quarter-finals as “it’s not easy at all” to accomplish.
Atletico Madrid eased into the Champions League quarter-finals after a goalless draw with Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday.
Atletico Madrid take four away goals into their Champions League last-16 second leg against Bayer Leverkusen this evening.
Fernando Torres is among Atletico Madrid's substitutes for tonight's visit of Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League last 16.
Juventus forward Paulo Dybala wants his side to be pitted against Barcelona on their Champions League run this season.
Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin has insisted his side cannot rest on their laurels and must go out to win the second leg clash against Bayer Leverkusen.
Diego Simeone has called on his Atletico Madrid side to ‘value the shirt’ and give a performance of passion against Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday.
Sevilla captain Vicente Iborra believes fatigue may be kicking into the squad as he attempted to explain their recent poor form.
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare called Sevilla ‘one of the best teams in Europe’ and hailed his side for knocking them out of the Champions League.
Leicester City captain Wes Morgan has hailed his side for ‘pulling off the impossible again’ as they defeated Sevilla to reach the Champions League quarter finals.
Jorge Sampaoli replied “I see myself going to bed in pain, thinking that a dream has gone” to questions about his future after Sevilla’s Champions League exit.
Vicente Iborra insists Sevilla only have themselves to blame after crashing out of the Champions League to Leicester City on Tuesday.
Sevilla crashed out of the Champions League on Tuesday after a miserable 2-0 defeat to Leicester City, with Samir Nasri sent off and a missed penalty.
Sevilla are 90 minutes away from a maiden place in the Champions League quarter-finals as they lead Leicester City 2-1 from the first leg.
The big boys are out in force for Sevilla tonight as they look to protect a 2-1 lead against Leicester City in the Champions League last 16.
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare believes his side is capable of defeating Sevilla and going on to win the Champions League this season.
Sevilla defender Adil Rami believes the entire team ‘will give everything’ to make history with the club and progress past Leicester City.
Jorge Sampaoli is confident his Sevilla side can put recent patchy results behind them to rise to a ‘historic occasion’ against Leicester City.
Luis Suarez stressed Barcelona’s comeback against Paris Saint-Germain “didn’t take its toll on us at all” during Sunday’s 2-1 defeat to Deportivo La Coruna.
Jorge Sampaoli warned his Sevilla players after Saturday’s 1-1 with Leganes that “we’ll find it very difficult in the Champions League” with a repeat showing.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino refused to comment on referee Deniz Aytekin’s performance in Wednesday’s clash between Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain.
Borussia Dortmund Coach Thomas Tuchel has joked that Barcelona’s comeback made his side’s 4-0 victory over Benfica look boring.
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