Carles Puyol admitted to UEFA.com that his side’s 2-0 first leg defeat to AC Milan was a “hard blow” to take, whilst Daniel Alves added that he’s still confident FC Barcelona can reach the quarter-finals
AC Milan captain Massimo Ambrosini told UEFA.com of his delight at a “beautiful” 2-0 win over FC Barcelona, whilst Giampaolo Pazzini echoed his team-mate in admitting there is still work to do if his side are to reach the quarter-finals
Julian Draxler told UEFA.com FC Schalke 04 “did well” to draw 1-1 at Galatasaray AŞ, whilst Klaas-Jan Huntelaar added that his side will head into the second leg confident they can qualify for the quarter-finals
Isco and Júlio Baptista told UEFA.com that despite falling behind against FC Porto, Málaga CF believe they can still reach the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals.
Thomas Müller and Dante agreed that FC Bayern München still have work to do to qualify for the last eight, telling UEFA.com they take nothing for granted despite opening up a 3-1 lead over Arsenal FC in London.
Alex Sandro and Jackson Martínez both expressed delight at victory for FC Porto over Málaga CF but told UEFA.com they are ready to face an attacking opponent again in the second leg.
Jack Wilshere told UEFA.com of his disappointment at the margin of defeat for Arsenal FC, with Theo Walcott looking to build on the positives of their second half performance against FC Bayern München.
Arsenal press conference
Arsenal FC manager Arsène Wenger and midfielder Mikel Arteta speak to the media ahead of the match against FC Bayern München.
Umut thriving with Galatasaray
Toulouse FC loanee Umut Bulut is experiencing a memorable season with Galatasaray AŞ – a club at which he has friends, European football and two new high-profile team-mates.
Mexès sure Milan 'can count on' youngsters
A different proposition to the experienced crop of last season, AC Milan's fresh-faced youngsters represent a "long-term project" for the club according to defender Philippe Mexès.
Isco stays grounded despite Málaga's ascent
"Still the young lad I've always been", Málaga CF midfielder Isco talks to Champions Matchday about "magic" Ronaldinho, the revelation of the season and facing FC Porto.
Real Madrid reaction
Sergio Ramos told UEFA.com of his “bitter-sweet feeling” after Real Madrid CF drew 1-1 with Manchester United FC, whilst Diego López added that he is still confident his team can progress to the quarter-finals.
Shakhtar Donetsk reaction
Darijo Srna told UEFA.com of his disappointment at FC Shakhtar Donetsk’s draw with Borussia Dortmund, whilst Răzvan Raț conceded the German club have the upper hand in the tie after the first leg.
Mats Hummels told UEFA.com of his delight at scoring a late equaliser for Borussia Dortmund at FC Shakhtar Donetsk, whilst Sebastian Kehl called the 2-2 draw a “good result” for his club.
Man. United reaction
David de Gea declared himself “very happy” with Manchester United FC’s 1-1 draw at Real Madrid CF, whilst Ryan Giggs added that he can’t wait for the second leg at Old Trafford.
Cristiano Ronaldo donates UEFA cheque to ICRC
Cristiano Ronaldo handed over a €100,000 cheque from UEFA to the International Committee of the Red Cross before the Real Madrid CF v Manchester United FC game.
Man. United press conference
Manchester United FC manager Sir Alex Ferguson speaks at the pre-match press conference before his side's encounter against Real Madrid CF.
Claudio Marchisio told UEFA.com that being “clinical” was the key to a 3-0 win for Juventus in Glasgow, whilst Gianluigi Buffon insisted the game was far from easy for the Serie A side.
Adil Rami told UEFA.com of his disappointment at a home defeat for Valencia CF, whilst Nelson Valdez said “it’s time to give our fans some joy” in the second leg in Paris.
Javier Pastore explained that the win was the most important win despite Paris Saint-Germain FC conceding a late goal in Valencia, with Alex adding that the team will seek more goals in order to progress.
Mikael Lustig and Kris Commons told UEFA.com that Celtic FC paid for not finding the net during their first leg home defeat to Juventus.
Celtic press conference
Celtic FC manager Neil Lennon and midfielder Scott Brown speak to the press before the Scottish club's UEFA Champions League last-16 match against Juventus.
Forster relishes Celtic's 'underdog' status
Celtic FC head into their tie against Juventus as second favourites, something which goalkeeper Fraser Forster feels has already "worked in our favour" this season.
Hot shot Taison warming to Shakhtar role
"A new chance, a new challenge," drew Taison to FC Shakhtar Donetsk, but the midfielder told UEFA.com he is taking the rough with the smooth: "The worst thing is the cold; it's very cold."