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Barcelona in danger ahead of Champs League 2nd leg

LONDON — Victory is the only option for Barcelona as the reigning champions welcome AC Milan to the Camp Nou in the most finely balanced of the Champions League quarterfinals this week.

With Real Madrid and Bayern Munich all but through to the semifinals and Chelsea also in a great position to progress after a first-leg away win, most attention will be on Tuesday's return match between two continental heavyweights.

Milan kept Barcelona and its peerless forward Lionel Messi scoreless in a Champions League match for the first time in 2½ years in the 0-0 draw in the first leg.

Playmaker Andres Iniesta, who is helping Barcelona's bid to become the first team to retain the Champions League, says "we have to win, that's the reality."