City succumb to Barca

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  • City chances

    Barcelona boasted more possession in the first half of their Champions League last-16 match at Man City, but the hosts had the better chances.

    Meeting of minds

    The Champions League last 16 brought together two South American managers in Argentina's Gerardo Martino and Chile's Manuel Pellegrini.

    What a Mess

    After a goalless first 45 minutes, Martin Demichelis scythed down Lionel Messi soon after the break to concede a penalty.

    Demichelis dismissed

    It quickly got worse for City; Demichelis was the last man and so saw red for the tackle on Messi.

  • Leo spot on

    Lionel Messi picked dusted himself down to successfully convert the spotkick.

    Hart-break for City

    Man City goalkeeper Joe Hart reacts angrily after failing to keep out Messi's penalty.

    Down and out?

    City battled resolutely after the sending off, but Dani Alves' late second goal left them with a mountain to climb.

    Blaise of glory

    Blaise Matuidi gave PSG the perfect start in Leverkusen with a goal inside three minutes at the BayArena.

  • Ibra intervenes

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic kept his cool to double PSG's lead from the penalty spot.

    Zlat's all folks

    Ibrahimovic added a second minutes later with an absolute screamer, making it 3-0 and effectively ending the tie as a contest.

    Swede dreams

    Ibrahimovic's goals sent him to the top of this season's Champions LEague scoring charts with ten goals -- one ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo.

    Cabaye bye Bayer

    Yohan Cabaye put the icing on the cake with a late fourth goal, surely sending Leverkusen out.