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Champions League Draw: LIVE!
Join Goal.com while we bring you all the latest from Nyon, Switzerland, as Europe's elite learn what awaits them in the Semifinals of the Champions League...

With your host Anselm Noronha

16:51 IST

12/04/13

16:48 IST

12/04/13

EUROPA LEAGUE
SEMI-FINAL DRAW
  FENERBAHCE VS BENFICA   
   BASEL VS CHELSEA

16:55 IST

05/04/13

Have a good evening ahead... Thank you and stay tuned to Goal.com for more reactions

16:45 IST

05/04/13

It's been a wonderful experience spending the evening of the Europa League and Champions League semifinals draw with amazing people like you!

16:41 IST

05/04/13

Jürgen Klopp: "I am glad we know our opponent now. Now football will be played. I do not have to stress out that Real Madrid is a difficult opponent. But out of the three ones we could get, this is the only one we have already beaten this year."

16:36 IST

05/04/13

Schweinsteiger on Facebook: "This is the Champions League semi-final. There are no weak opponents. Both matches against Barca will be absolute highlights."


16:31 IST

05/04/13

"I find it more interesting when German clubs confront Spanish clubs and it is the case" - Bixente Lizarazu


16:26 IST

05/04/13

Emilio Butragueño, Real Madrid's Institutional Relationship Director:

"We have met twice this season and we have not been able to beat Borussia. We are confident that this time will be different and we will be in the final at Wembley, which is what we all dream of".

16:23 IST

05/04/13

The boffins at Opta have some intriguing stats ahead of the two clashes:
  • Dortmund won only one of their six European games against Real Madrid - a 2-1 victory in this season's group meeting.
  • Bayern have lost only one of their six games in European competitions against Barca - 0-4 at Camp Nou in April 2009.
  • German teams have lost none of their six duels with Spanish clubs in the Champions League this season.

16:17 IST

05/04/13

Mesut Ozil on adds on his personal Twitter account: "It's Dortmund. Looking forward to these games. We want to play the final. Hala Madrid Hala Madrid."


16:17 IST

05/04/13

Bayern's Rummenigge: "Now is the chance to show, that Bayern has improved since 2009 and that we are levelled with the best team.

"It will be an interesting comparison of Bundesliga and Primera Division. There is no real favourite in this tie.

"He (Guardiola) might be an insider but we also have one on our manager's bench. That's why we don't need Pep's advice.

"He (Messi) is by far the world's best player. Back then he crushed us alone [in 2009]. It's a Herculean task"


16:14 IST

05/04/13

Brendon Netto: This draw is set up really well. Barcelona were so nearly out done by PSG and will face an even stronger force in Bayern Munich who will be determined to go all the way this season. Real Madrid vs Dortmund is also interesting with both sides chasing European glory to compensate for their domestic shortcomings. I reckon we could see a Madrid-Bayern final.

16:12 IST

05/04/13

Mrunal Nakashe: "Barcelona to go through just think playing the seconsd leg at home is massive for them they just boss games for fun at the Nou Camp against ANYONE.

"4-3 on aggregate goals in both legs for both sides"

16:09 IST

05/04/13

Bayern Munich to face Barcelona!

 

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16:08 IST

05/04/13

The Europa League semi-final draw in full

 

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16:07 IST

05/04/13

One final action for Ruud van Nistelrooy - he draws the winner of semi-final no. 2 (Borussia Dortmund or Real Madrid) to be the official 'home team' at the final at Wembley on May 25.

16:05 IST

05/04/13

"Will be interesting to see how Madrid approach these games against Dortmund taking into account the two sides have already clashed earlier in the group stage this season," adds Nakashe

16:05 IST

05/04/13

Mrunal Nakashe: "This is the draw that all the neutrals wanted. Slight advantage to the Spaniish clubs as they have the second legs at home"

16:04 IST

05/04/13

"A great match between two great teams," predicts Barcelona Sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta. "The quality of the football will be exceptional."

16:03 IST

05/04/13

FOLKS, who do you think shall make the finals of this season's Champions League based on the semis draw?