“We knew Barcelona were ready to risk everything tonight, but we closed down all the spaces,” he told reporters.
“Scoring three in the first leg and not conceding at the Camp Nou is the evidence that we are a great team, a great group. Now we need to make another difficult step to reach the final in Cardiff. The draw? I think every team would like to avoid us now.”
The Serie A titleholders will face either AS Monaco, Real Madrid or Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals of the Champions League, with the draw due to take place on Friday.