No Barcelona comeback as Juventus reaches CL semis

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Barcelona's Javier Mascherano reaches for a ball during the Champions League quarterfinal second leg soccer match between Barcelona and Juventus at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Mbappe and former Chelsea striker Falcao found the back of the net in the first half.

Barcelona failed to produce another miraculous Champions League comeback as Juventus held out for a 0-0 draw at the Camp Nou on Wednesday to reach the semi-finals 3-0 on aggregate.

The self-belief of the team has grown a lot.

The victory over Barcelona keeps Juventus on course for a treble, as they are eight points clear at the top of Serie A and facing Lazio in the final of the Coppa Italia.

Juventus are now in the last four for the second time in three years under coach Massimiliano Allegri.

However, they could only manage a single shot on target in the goalless draw against the Italian side.

The Barca manager had talked about making their opponents nervous, but that never happened.

But Juventus are not PSG, and after withstanding Barca's early press, they settled into the match well. I will stick with the attitude of my players and of the fans.

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"We had a very poor first half in Turin and that was very costly", Luis Enrique said. It was a fairly comfortable night (but) no matter how well you defend you're still going to give up one or two chances, which Messi had and he didn't take them.

"This side deserves praise for how we approaches every game, whether we're playing Barcelona or Pescara", added the Italy defender, whose side have conceded two goals in 10 games in the Champions League this campaign.

Enrique insisted that his final season in charge of Barca can still end in glory.

Barca travel to face eternal rivals Real Madrid in El Clasico on Sunday realistically needing to win to maintain their hopes of a third straight La Liga title.

'I believe we have to leave the sentimental part aside when you are wearing other colours and when you live your profession with as much intensity as I live.

Barca team-mate Sergi Roberto - who scored the dramatic victor against PSG in the previous round as the Spanish champions overturned a four-goal deficit - added: "The fans got behind us until the last minute, like another player, we needed their support to turn the tie around".

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