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The papers are full of reaction to United's Champions League defeat of Roma. The Sun reports on Gary Neville's "delight at finally ending his injury hell" and of Sir Alex Ferguson's excitement about the prospect of taking on 2006 European champions Barcelona in the semi-final. "Barcelona are a wonderful club but we want to go there and show them how special this team is."
Elsewhere, the Daily Mirror's Oliver Holt assesses the Reds' chances of winning the tournament, concluding that "this United side is undisputedly a team on the rise" and deciding that "they have a better chance than they did nine years ago."