It Catalonians most bookmakers called the main contender for the semi-finals of this pair. Let the day before they are unable to win the Spanish League, but there is no doubt that the main domestic trophy in La Liga will get to them. It's a matter of time.
So Messi and his teammates can afford to focus on the Champions League. And solve the issue out in the next round they have already in the first match of the two confrontation. Indeed, in one-eighth they knocked out Chelsea, which looked interesting Roma. So why after the British not to deal with Italians?
The wolves were also unable to win in the domestic championship, but still are in third place of the Italian championship. During the last round of the Champions League they with great difficulty managed to Shakhtar – the club is vaguely reminiscent of the style of play of Barcelona. That's just the Ukrainian team much inferior to the Catalans in the class. So with the wards of Ernesto Valverde Romans will clearly be much more difficult.
Before the teams have not met each other in the spring part of the main European tournament. They overlap only in the group stage. And then where were stronger than Barcelona, in one of the fights staged Romans hell – Messi and his companions defeated as Roma with a score of 6:1. But it was only a few years ago. So our forecast – P1. And it is possible that with two goals or more. Too weak seems to be Roma compared to the current Barcelona...