Liverpool have previously taken part in six quarter-finals in the Champions League era, all of which have been post-2000.
Juventus' offseason move to sign Cristiano Ronaldo was meant to end a 23-year wait for a third European title.
Barcelona also scored five goals over the two legs but following a stalemate during the first leg against Olympique Lyonnais, they needed a Lionel Messi inspired performance to comfortably breeze past Bruno Génésio's side. His legal issues in the United States, where he has been accused of rape, seemed a world away. "We'd have to look at Champions Leaguefinal players when we get to it".
Pep Guardiola, the only coach left in the competition to have previously won the Champions League, was quick to point out after Man City's win against Schalke this week that Ronaldo, in particular, is a major threat to his team's ambitions. The TV companies know they'll have plenty of viewers looking to watch their channels as the season comes to a head, but surely the only winners are football fans like you and I who get to watch live football matches almost every day of the week for the next few months.
Ex-soldier to be prosecuted over killings — Bloody Sunday
On Jan. 30, 1972, British troops opened fire during an unauthorized march in the Bogside, a nationalist area of Londonderry. Families of those killed during Bloody Sunday march begin their march on March 14, 2019 in Londonderry, Northern Ireland.
Porto is, perhaps, the team everyone else in the draw wants to face.
In three ties between Premier League and Bundesliga opposition, the English clubs won 17-3 on aggregate, which will be regarded as a humiliating outcome by Germany's top teams.
One fan wrote: "Who thinks City will get Porto in quarters then and Liverpool get United?".
Top scorer: Dušan Tadi?
Tottenham is in the quarterfinals for only the second time, despite not buying any players in the past year. The concern centres around safety and logistics.
Barcelona booked their place in the Champions League last eight on Wednesday night after defeating Lyon 5-1 at Camp Nou.
Italy bans unvaccinated children from school
The new "Lorenzin law" is aimed at reducing measles outbreaks caused the inadequate vaccination of children. Under the new law, children must now receive a range of mandatory vaccinations before attending school.
Ajax were next with 16 per cent followed by arch-rivals Manchester United with 10 per cent.
Shooting at mosque in New Zealand
An eyewitness tells Radio New Zealand he heard shots fired and four people were lying on the ground, with "blood everywhere". Police placed all of the city's schools on lockdown amid the incident. calling a "serious ongoing firearms incident".
Iraq Looks To Boost Crude Oil Trading Business
USA crude oil exports have set annual record highs in each year since 2014, most recently averaging 2.0 million bpd in 2018. EIA's data also showed that on the exports side, US crude oil exports increased while domestic production rose as well.
Retail inflation seen rising, industrial growth may soften
Gas prices for U.S. drivers were $2.31 a gallon on average in February, up from $2.25 in January, according to the U.S. The core PCE price index increased 1.9 per cent on a year-on-year basis in December after a similar gain in November.
Suspects Wanted in Bitcoin ATM Double-Spending Scam
According to a report in Canadian news publication CBC , just less than half the attacks on Bitcoin ATMs took place in Calgary. The cities which fell victim to the attack include Calgary, Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg, Sherwood Park, Ottawa and Hamilton.
New 'Avengers: Endgame' trailer features Captain Marvel
Looks like the Avengers are all decked out in matching outfits (possibly needed to join Ant-Man in the Quantum Realm?). Hawkeye is also seen running away in a scene from an explosion to what seems to be a spaceship maybe.