Roma vs Barcelona: How it happened(Watch Highlights)


Roma has proven fit for the next stage by beating Barcelona 3-0 at the Stadio Olimpico to secure a 4-4 aggregate draw and reach the semi-finals on away goals. The victory of Roma in their home is one of the most inspiring Champion league come backs.

Having lost at Campou, 4-1 with just an away goal secured at the first leg, Roma got one of the three goals they needed in the sixth minute through Edin Dzeko, who scored the his side's crucial away goal in the first leg at the Nou Camp.

Barca in the Champions league had only conceded three goals in the competition all season so Eusebio Di Francesco's side still faced a significant task after the break but Daniele De Rossi's penalty made it 4-3 on aggregate in the 58th minute, edging them closer to a stunning turnaround.

With time running out, Kostas Manolas (83) grabbed the crucial third as Roma became only the third side in Champions League history to overturn a three-goal deficit after the first leg in the knockout stages to reach the last four for only the second time in their history.
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