UEFA Champions League roundup: Barcelona and Juventus complete the final 8

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The quarterfinals are all set for the UEFA Champions League, as Wednesday found Barcelona and Juventus clinching slots alongside Atletico Madrid, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Porto, Paris Saint-Germain and AS Monaco.

How did the Blaugranas and The Old Lady seal their spots?

[ MORE: What are the quarterfinal dream draws? ]

Glad you asked.

Barcelona 1-0 (3-1) Manchester CityRECAP

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart was the — pun intended — heartbeat of a moribund club on Wednesday, making myriad saves to keep his club in the match.

In the end, however, it was an early Ivan Rakitic goal and an out-worked and out-styled midfielder that cost England its final team in the UEFA Champions League. Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar tested the City frame with reckless abandon but could only slot one home.

Meanwhile, City couldn’t even finish chances they manufactured through…

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