How Roma kicked Barcelona out of Champions League

Italian club, Roma have qualified for the 2018 Champions League semi-finals after a surprising 3-0 win over Barcelona Tuesday night.

Barcelona went into the second leg of the quarter-final encounter with a 4-1 advantage.

However, the visitors were unable to put the ball into the net, letting Roma to go through on away goal advantage.

Edin Dzeko struck early to give Roma hope and Daniele de Rossi added a second-half penalty.

Defender Kostas Manolas scored the crucial third goal, heading in at the near post with seven minutes remaining.

(Daily Trust)

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Chinenye Nwabueze

He is a Senior Lecturer in a Nigerian University.

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