It said much about the excitement of this season’s Champions League that, although one of the most exhilarating sides in the competition had just come from behind to brilliantly win their second leg against Benfica 4-0, their manager Thomas Tuchel only really wanted to talk about the other game happening at the same time.
The Borussia Dortmund boss went on a rather lengthy monologue about how his squad reacted to the Barcelona result.
“We all stood there like we were involved ourselves, all in a party mood,” Tuchel said. “When it happened, it was insane. We thought before that we would