Tenth consecutive season and Barca is in the quarterfinal

After the 6-1 (6-5 aggregate) historic victory of FC Barcelona against Paris Saint Germain in the Champions League, the Catalan club will find themselves in the quarter final of the Uefa Champions League for the tenth time in the tenth year.

The last time Barca got eliminated in the Round of 16 knockout stage of the competition was in 2006/2007 season. The then Frank Rijkaard team could not completely over turn the 2-1 defeat received in Camp Nou. Barca played the return leg at Anfield Stadium and with the only goal from Eidur Gudjohnsen could not put Barca through to the Quarter final.

Within the ten consecutive seasons of qualifying into the quarter final of the Champions League, Barca won the competition in 2009, 2011 and 2015. Played and got eliminated in the four semi finals (2008, 2010, 2012 and 2013). They’ve only being eliminated twice in the quarter final against Atletico Madrid in 2014 and 2016.

On Friday 17th March, the draw for the Champions League quarter final will take place in Nyon, Switzerland. Meanwhile, Only Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Borrusia Dortmund and Barcelona have qualified.

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