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Milan director Umberto Gandini seems satisfied with being drawn against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.
Milan will have to get past Atletico Madrid if they are to reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Milan – the only Italian club left in the Champions League – will today find out the name of their last 16 opponents.
Fernando Llorente admits it’s “difficult to forget” the defeat to Galatasaray, but Juventus must focus on Sassuolo.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta insists they “do not need to repair” the squad after their Champions League exit.
Marcello Lippi is certain former club Juventus will return to being a powerhouse of the European game.
Italy boss Cesare Prandelli is saddened by the Champions League exits of Juventus and Napoli.
Fiorentina and Napoli will be top seeds in the Europa League draw, but Juventus and Lazio go into the second pot.
Jose Maria Callejon admits Napoli are “angry, but optimistic for the future” following their Champions League elimination.
Leonardo Bonucci insisted Juventus have “zero excuses, zero remorse” after their Champions League exit.
Rafa Benitez assures Napoli “have only just begun” after their heartbreaking Champions League exit.
Christian Maggio says there is no shame in Napoli’s Champions League exit on Wednesday evening.
Per Mertesacker admits Arsenal “lost by far” against Napoli and “were always on the back foot.”
Mario Balotelli is “disappointed” Milan are the only Italian side in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Napoli defender Federico Fernandez reveals “we had the illusion that we were going to qualify, then Borussia scored.”
Christian Abbiati confessed to “suffering” against Ajax, but hopes Milan face Atletico Madrid in the Round of 16.
Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal were “nervous in the end” after scraping through despite a 2-0 defeat to Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain was in tears after Napoli’s Champions League exit and can’t believe they were eliminated.
Massimiliano Allegri admits he “lost weight” with the stress of watching 10-man Milan’s 0-0 draw with Ajax.
Rafa Benitez believes Napoli “deserved to qualify” after finishing joint top with Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis praised his side for amassing 12 points despite their Champions League exit.
Milan clung to a 0-0 against Ajax to qualify after Riccardo Montolivo left them with 10 men for over an hour.
Napoli beat Arsenal 2-0, but a late Borussia Dortmund winner knocks them out of the Champions League.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis sees a “good omen” ahead of tonight’s Champions League decider with Arsenal.
There are reports of serious crowd trouble throughout the day ahead of Milan-Ajax with six people stabbed.
Milan need a point from their home game with Ajax to progress in the Champions League, as Stephan El Shaarawy and Kaka support Mario Balotelli.
Napoli face a Mission: Impossible tonight against Arsenal, as Gonzalo Higuain and substitute goalkeeper Rafael take on Mesut Ozil.
Giorgio Chiellini feels Galatasaray-Juventus should’ve been a draw, but concedes “we threw qualification away.”
Napoli are likely to be without goalkeeper Pepe Reina for tonight’s crucial Champions League clash with Arsenal.
Fernando Muslera knocked Juventus out with Galatasaray and hopes it can be “an appetiser” for the World Cup.
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