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What is Barcelona's history with their potential Champions League opponents?

Manchester City players celebrate after they demolished Germany's Schalke 7-0 on 12 March 2019 Battle of Britain Manchester City Drawn Against Spurs But United Face Barcelona
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One out of Porto, Ajax, Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham, Liverpool and Juventus will face Ernesto Valverde's side and we break down the Catalan side's potential opponents one by one.

Both Jose Mourinho and Louis van Gaal both failed to reach this stage, while Sir Alex Ferguson oversaw a whopping 12 quarter-final ties; taking United through to the semi-finals on seven occasions.

The Dutch side were the biggest surprise in the round of 16, eliminating reigning champions Real Madrid.

Any English club reaching this year's Champions League final will not be given enough tickets to even satisfy the demands of their season-ticket holders.

A total of 61,561 packed into the Olympic Stadium in Kiev previous year for the final between Real Madrid and Liverpool.

The UEFA Champions League 2018/19 is now down to eight teams and the draw to decide the quarter-final fixtures is nearly upon us.

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"It would be unbelievable for Portugal as a country, Netherlands as a country, to have a team in the semi-final".

"We know that. People will look at Porto and Ajax (as weaker), but they are young teams and they are flying".

The Old Lady managed to overturn a two-goal deficit from the first leg against Atletico Madrid to qualify for the quarter-finals of the tournament.

UEFA said United, who finished below champions City in the Premier League last season, would have their fixture reversed. Barcelona against Juventus in a possible final or semi-final. Can Messi or Ronaldo do it at a feted craft beer vendor's in Tottenham? Liverpool claimed one of their most impressive ever European Cup away wins with a 3-1 victory against Bayern Munich in Germany, and Spurs cruised past Borussia Dortmund with a 4-0 aggregate win against Lucien Favre's team.

But Mourinho admitted that the prospect of a Barcelona versus Juventus quarterfinal tie - and a mouthwatering match-up of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo - would deprive the competition of what would be a special semi-final or final later down the line.

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