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Erik Lamela has insisted it is still possible for Roma to get into the top three and compete in next season's Champions League.
Roma may be eighth in the standings but Miralem Pjanic insists they can still qualify for next season’s Champions League.
Milan or Juventus will reach the Champions League Final this season if a curious statistical trend isn’t broken.
Philippe Mexes has warned Milan not to rest on their laurels after beating Barcelona. “Remember what happened with Arsenal…”
Zlatan Ibrahimovic was on hand to ensure that he and his PSG teammates’ enjoyment of Milan-Barcelona was not interrupted by a dodgy television.
Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has praised Milan after the Rossoneri defeat the Spanish side 2-0 in the Champions League last night.
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi has insisted that the Rossoneri can 'go even further' in Europe and domestically after their win over Barcelona.
Retaining the Scudetto and reaching the Champions League Final at Wembley are the objectives for Juventus this season, says Claudio Marchisio.
Pedro Rodriguez has questioned the referee in the loss to Milan, while teammates Dani Alves and Andres Iniesta saw faults in Barcelona’s own performance.
Lionel Messi has still not scored a goal past Italian opposition from open play after Barcelona’s 2-0 loss at Milan on Wednesday.
Adriano Galliani has urged supporters to remember what President Silvio Berlusconi has done for Milan after the 2-0 win against Barcelona.
Marcel Desailly says Milan’s win over Barcelona on Wednesday reminded him of the 1994 Champions League Final victory.
Milan full-back Kevin Constant has admitted that Barcelona are still in with a chance of qualifying for the last eight of the Champions League.
Giampaolo Pazzini insists that Milan have proved themselves to be a united side after the 2-0 win over Barcelona.
Andres Iniesta concedes Barcelona were “not on our game” after a 2-0 Champions League defeat away to Milan.
Riccardo Montolivo revealed Milan studied Barcelona carefully and succeeded in their plan to “make their possession sterile.”
Sulley Ali Muntari hailed his Milan teammates and “the most important goal of my career” after a 2-0 victory over Barcelona.
Barcelona assistant manager Jordi Roura admits they had more problems than expected at San Siro, but “we fully believe we can turn this around.”
Milan goalkeeper Christian Abbiati admits he didn’t have to sweat against Barcelona, not really making a save.
Massimiliano Allegri praised his players for beating Barcelona 2-0 and revealed it was “a victory I believed in and nobody else did.”
Gerard Pique admits Barcelona had “no excuses” for their 2-0 defeat to Milan. “When they scored first, we lost control.”
Massimo Ambrosini warns Milan would be “making a terrible mistake” if they thought the 2-0 victory was enough to eliminate Barcelona.
Milan were clinical to wait for the right moment, as they beat Barcelona 2-0 with goals from Kevin-Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari.
Juventus Coach Antonio Conte is in the stands for Milan-Barcelona and revealed how he would tackle Leo Messi.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti explains how they’ll take on Barcelona tonight. “We must do well to use every space for the counter-attack.”
Stephan El Shaarawy, Giampaolo Pazzini and Kevin-Prince Boateng take on Leo Messi, Andres Iniesta and Pedro Rodriguez in tonight’s Champions League showdown.
Barcelona President Sandro Rosell is worried about facing Milan, admires Stephan El Shaarawy and revealed that Mario Balotelli “tried to join us many times.”
Philippe Mexes will be a key man for Milan in tonight’s Champions League game against Barcelona, says Paolo Rossi.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani has warned Barcelona that “favourites don’t always win” ahead of tonight’s Champions League encounter.
Milan are expected to line-up with a flexible 4-3-3, in which Kevin Prince Boateng will be used as a right-sided attacker, against Barcelona this evening.
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