‘Barca criticism part of the territory’
Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde accepts criticism is ‘part of the territory’ but denies Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique asked him to explain Roma’s comeback.
Champions League SF draw: Madrid-Bayern
Champions League holders Real Madrid will face Bayern Munich in the semi-finals of the competition, while Roma play Liverpool.
'Roma taught Barca a lesson' - Alisson
Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker believes his side ‘taught Barcelona a football lesson’ in their 3-0 victory on Tuesday night.
Chilavert blames 'football mafia' on Juve exit
Former Paraguay goalkeeper Jose Luis Chilavert has blamed ‘the football mafia’ for Real Madrid progressing past Juventus in the Champions League.
'Madrid must learn from this' - Vallejo
Real Madrid defender Jesus Vallejo insists his side ‘must be happy’ to be in the semi-final draw but added they must ‘learn’ from their defeat to Juventus.
Heynckes: Nobody believed in Bayern
Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes recalls ‘nobody believed’ his side could reach the Champions League last four this season.
'UEFA against Italian clubs' - Agnelli
Juventus president Andrea Agnelli believes Real Madrid’s late penalty on Wednesday night is evidence of ‘UEFA against Italian clubs’.
'Buffon must accept decision' - Kroos
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has explained Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon ‘has to accept’ the late penalty decision against his side.
Del Piero: Buffon wrong on ref...
Former Juventus star Alessandro Del Piero has questioned Gianluigi Buffon’s criticism of Champions League referee Michael Oliver.
Chiellini: Bayern suffered before us
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini insists ‘it is not surprising’ his side were beaten by a late Real Madrid penalty, due to Bayern Munich’s experience last year.
'Referee lost the plot' - Buffon
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon blasted referee Michael Oliver for ‘losing the plot’ and having ‘a trash can in place of a heart’.
Allegri: Officiating eliminated us
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri has lamented refereeing decisions in his side’s Champions League elimination by Real Madrid.
Montella ‘proud’ as Sevilla bow out
Vincenzo Montella felt Sevilla went out of the Champions League with ‘pride’ after their stalemate at Bayern Munich on Wednesday.
‘Madrid never risked doing a Barca’
Marcelo insists ‘what happened to Barcelona wasn’t going to happen to us because we’re Real Madrid’.
Zidane: Tie of two extremes
Zinedine Zidane appreciated Real Madrid’s Champions League progression as ‘we were great at Juventus but everything was the other way round here’.
Ronaldo: Don’t understand Juve
Cristiano Ronaldo claims he ‘doesn’t understand’ why Juventus protested Real Madrid’s penalty but believes ‘we were fair winners’ overall.
Vazquez: Benatia ran me down!
Lucas Vazquez insists he was right to have won a penalty for Real Madrid against Juventus as Medhi Benatia ‘ran me down’.
Madrid saved for the semis!
Real Madrid reached the Champions League semi-finals in the most dramatic of circumstances with Cristiano Ronaldo's late penalty against Juventus.
Madrid 1-3 Juve - as it happened
Real Madrid take a commanding advantage into tonight's Champions League quarter-final second leg against Juventus - it's LIVE on Football Espana!
Buffon praises 'strong' Navas
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has praised his Real Madrid counterpart Keylor Navas for his ‘psychological strength’.
Zidane 'prefers La Liga to UCL'
Zinedine Zidane would prefer Real Madrid to be winning La Liga ahead of any other trophy as it ‘motivates me and the players’ the most.
'Play for pride,' rallies Chiellini
Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has called on his teammates to ‘play for pride’ in the second leg of their Champions League tie with Real Madrid.
'Madrid approach unchanged' - Zidane
Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane insists his side will be fully focused on winning on the night against Juventus on Wednesday.
'Sevilla have cleansed our minds' - Sarabia
Sevilla midfielder Pablo Sarabia insists the team have ‘cleansed their mind’ from back-to-back defeats to Bayern Munich and Celta Vigo.
'Sevilla still believe', insists Arias
Sevilla sporting director Oscar Arias insists his club still ‘believe’ in Champions League progression but must ‘show their best version’.
'Messi can't win CL on his own'
Former Barcelona president Joan Gaspart has vented his ‘disgust’ at the defeat to Roma and explained: “Messi cannot win the Champions League alone.”
'Roma believed', insists Manolas
Roma’s matchwinner Kostas Manolas has described how his side ‘kept believing’ they could eliminate Barcelona in the Champions League.
Dzeko: More to come from Roma
Edin Dzeko has promises there is ‘more to come’ from Roma in the Champions League after their shock elimination of Barcelona.
Monchi: UCL rivals will fear Roma
Roma sporting director Monchi believes the other three semi-finalists in the Champions League will now ‘fear’ the Serie A side.
'Roma targeting May final' - EDF
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco insists his team should now be targeting the Champions League final after eliminating Barcelona.
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