Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc said that Barcelona's experience paid off in the 5-1 aggregate win to book a semis berth, but believes that the capital club has a bright future in the competition.
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc admitted his side were outplayed in their 3-1 quarter-final first-leg loss to Barcelona and knows they will need to do much better in Barcelona next week to have any hopes of a semis berth.
Paris Saint-Germain were left with a mountain to climb in their quarter-final tie against Barcelona after conceding a 3-1 loss at the Parc des Princes, Laurent Blanc's men also losing captain Thiago Silva to injury.
Despite his disappointment at missed chances in the 1-0 loss to Juventus in the first leg of the quarter-final tie, Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim believes his side still have a chance of progressing to the semis.
AS Monaco head into the second leg of their quarter-final tie with Juventus on the back foot after conceding a 1-0 loss in Turin on Tuesday, Arturo Vidal's penalty (57', pen.) undoing Monaco's strong defensive performance.
Paris Saint-Germain still hold slim hopes of having key midfielder Thiago Motta, who is nursing a hamstring injury - available to take on former club Barcelona in the Champions League quarter-finals on Wednesday.