Morning Report: April 5

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Roberto di Matteo believes Chelsea can beat Spanish giants Barcelona when the two sides meet in the Champions League semi-final on April 18.

Chelsea booked the place in the final four last night after narrowly beating Benfica at Stamford Bridge, with goals from Frank Lampard and Raul Meireles.

Real Madrid are also through after cruising to a 5-2 win over Apoel Nicosia to set up what will be a highly anticipated semi-final clash with Bayern Munich.


Today's transfer news sees reports Liverpool will sell a number of players including Dirk Kuyt as they overhaul their squad this summer. (Daily Mail)

Manchester United are reportedly chasing Athletic Bilbao's Oscar de Marcos after his impressive performances against the Red Devils in the Europa League. (Daily Mirror)

And finally, Juventus are planning a £40m for Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez, who is expected to leave the Etihad this summer. (talkSPORT)

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