Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde: Strong Chelsea a hard draw

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Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) boss Unai Emery is upbeat over his side's chances of getting past Real Madrid and advancing to the Champions League quarter-finals.

After a shock defeat to West Ham on Saturday, Chelsea have awoken to even more concerning news this morning as the Champions League draw decided their fate.

"As we know very well, when you are in this stage you must be ready to face every team".

"Chelsea are the champions of the Premier League but we will play with enthusiasm because, although it will be hard, it's a very nice tie for us and for the supporters".

However, Chelsea fans were quick to bite back at the Catalans and reminded Barcelona that they've had their own success in Spain. "Our fans will like it after we were knocked out by Barcelona last season".

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"We must be very realistic to understand that this league is very risky", Conte, whose side lost 1-0 at struggling West Ham United on Saturday, told a news conference. Hopefully we arrive with a full squad, and have the fortune that you always need in this sort of tie. "We have to go game by game". "I think we're ready for that".

He added: "They're a strong team".

English Premier League leaders Manchester City play Basel, who have had some fine results against English sides in recent years, while five-time winners and current Bundesliga table toppers Bayern Munich drew Turkish giants Besiktas.

Manchester United and Chelsea failed to qualify for last season's Champions League and Arsenal now are in the Europa League after a fifth-placed league finish.

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