Barcelona v Liverpool Champions League semi-final dates confirmed

Barcelona will play host to Liverpool at the Camp Nou in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final, it has been confirmed.

The Blaugrana will host the Reds on 1 May before then travelling to Anfield six days later for the decisive second leg in the fixture.

The Catalan giants booked their place in the last four with a 4-0 aggregate victory over Manchester United this week and now face their fierce English rivals.

The other semi-final sees Ajax taking on Tottenham.