Barcelona pictured before their humbling by Bayern

Champions League: End of an era? 'There's no need to be drastic' says Barcelona midfielder Xavi following 7-0 drubbing against Bayern Munich

Trailing 4-0 from the first leg, Barcelona were humbled 3-0 at the Nou Camp in the second

Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund will contest the Champions League final

German media hail Champions League success of Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund: 'The king is dead, long live the king'

The sides will meet in the final at Wembley later this month

Lionel Messi
Bayern Munich celebrate their 7-0 aggregate victory over Barcelona

Champions League: Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund prepare for dress-rehearsal in the Bundesliga this weekend

The sides meet this weekend before the Champions League final later this month

Bayern's success this season is setting the bar very high for Pep Guardiola

James Lawton: Pep Guardiola heads in the right direction, but how can he improve on this Bayern Munich team?

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The Bayern players celebrate making the final with commemorative t-shirts

Barcelona v Bayern Munich: Lionel Messi to start Champions League game on the bench

Lionel Messi was only named on the bench for Barcelona's Champions League semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich at the Nou Camp tonight, where the Catalan giants need to overturn a 4-0 deficit.

Barcelona midfielder Xavi pictured ahead of the tie with Bayern Munich

Champions League: Barcelona v Bayern Munich match preview

A look ahead to tonight’s Champions League semi-final second leg at the Nou Camp

Lionel Messi and his team-mates train ahead of the semi-final

Champions League: Barcelona 'convinced' they can complete comeback against Bayern Munich

The Spanish side trail the Germans 4-0 from the first leg

Champions League: Barcelona bank on ‘fit’ Lionel Messi to achieve almost impossible comeback against Bayern Munich

Argentine was back to his best at the weekend after a poor performance in Germany last week

Lionel Messi pictured during Barcelona's 4-0 defeat to Bayern Munich

Champions League: Barcelona will try 'anything' to overturn Bayern Munich, Franz Beckenbauer warns

The Spanish side trail Bayern 4-0 after the first leg

Four star: Robert Lewandowski is said to want a move to the Premier League

Alex Ferguson closes in on Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski

Multi-million pound commercial deals give Manchester United the muscle to bid for Polish international

Klopp’s calm over Götze’s loss is more cause to laud Germans

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Borussia Dortmund’s victory over Real Madrid this week was many admirable things – not least another celebration of the German football culture in the wake of Bayern Munich’s crushing of Barcelona 24 hours earlier.

Robert Lewandowski

Bayern Munich 'do not have any contract with Robert Lewandowski'

The Borussia Dortmund striker has been strongly linked with a move to the new German champions

Dortmund’s striker Robert Lewandowski is wanted by Bayern Munich

Robert Lewandowski looks Bayern Munich-bound after Manchester United interest

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