CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

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.
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.
Real Madrid Coach Zinedine Zidane insists his side will be fully focused on winning on the night against Juventus on Wednesday.
Sevilla midfielder Pablo Sarabia insists the team have ‘cleansed their mind’ from back-to-back defeats to Bayern Munich and Celta Vigo.
Sevilla sporting director Oscar Arias insists his club still ‘believe’ in Champions League progression but must ‘show their best version’.
Former Barcelona president Joan Gaspart has vented his ‘disgust’ at the defeat to Roma and explained: “Messi cannot win the Champions League alone.”
Roma’s matchwinner Kostas Manolas has described how his side ‘kept believing’ they could eliminate Barcelona in the Champions League.
Edin Dzeko has promises there is ‘more to come’ from Roma in the Champions League after their shock elimination of Barcelona.
Roma sporting director Monchi believes the other three semi-finalists in the Champions League will now ‘fear’ the Serie A side.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco insists his team should now be targeting the Champions League final after eliminating Barcelona.
Alessandro Florenzi believes Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco deserves the plaudits for being ‘tactically superior’ to Barcelona.
Radja Nainggolan believes Roma fully deserved to eliminate Barcelona in the Champions League quarter-final as they simply ‘wanted it more’.
Sergio Busquets concedes Barcelona’s Champions League exit to Roma is ‘my most negative experience’ and ‘probably the worst blow of my career’.
Andres Iniesta admits ‘it’s possible’ that he has played his last game for Barcelona in the Champions League after their ‘painful’ defeat to Roma.
Ernesto Valverde admits Barcelona’s 3-0 defeat to Roma ‘is a big blow for us mentally’ but insists ‘I can’t criticise my players for anything’.
Josep Maria Bartomeu admits ‘I’m really sorry’ about Barcelona’s Champions League exit but accepts ‘Roma were the better team’.
Barcelona were deservedly dumped out of the Champions League quarter-finals after they fell to the hands of a Roma 'remontada' on Tuesday.
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Barcelona name a full-strength XI for their Champions League quarter-final second leg against Roma, who have Radja Nainggolan back.
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan admits it would be ‘stupendous to win’ against Barcelona in their Champions League quarter-final.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco has told his players it is their ‘duty to give everything’ and do the ‘unthinkable’ against Barcelona.
Juventus legend Alessandro Del Piero believes his old club and Italian rivals Roma can still progress past Spanish sides in the Champions League.
Sevilla president Jose Castro is optimistic his side can still progress to the semi-finals of the Champions League.
Barcelona have named a 19-man squad for the Champions League quarter-final against Roma, with Sergio Busquets included.
Barcelona have been charged by UEFA in relation to fan incidents during their 4-1 victory over Roma on Wednesday, it has been confirmed.
Roma sporting director Monchi believes his side ‘stopped’ Lionel Messi but were undone by ‘mistakes’ from the referee.
Roma striker Edin Dzeko believes his side should have had a penalty awarded in their defeat in Barcelona and described 4-1 as ‘very harsh’.
Roma Coach Eusebio Di Francesco lamented Barcelona ‘receiving help’ from the officials during his side’s 4-1 defeat at the Camp Nou.
Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker insists his side should not ‘use excuses’ after their 4-1 loss at Barcelona on Wednesday night.
Ernesto Valverde warned Barcelona that ‘many more obstacles’ awaited them against Roma, despite their 4-1 win in Tuesday’s first leg.
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