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UEFA reacts after Chelsea and PSG won on aggregate to book Semi-final spot in the Champions League

The European football governing body popularly known as UEFA has reacted, after Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea football club of England, and Mauricio Pochettino's Paris Saint Germain football club of France defeated their opponent on aggregate, to book Semi-final spot in the UEFA Champions League.

The English Premier League giants Chelsea struggled throughout the whole duration of the game to defeat Portuguese Primeira Liga Champions FC Porto on Tuesday night, but all their efforts were not successful, as they conceded a last minute goal via Mehdi Taremi to lose 1-0, but they were able to secure the Semi-final spot on 2-1 aggregate, having defeated the same opponent 2-0 in the first leg.

On the other hand, French Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint Germain also lose 1-0 to Hansi Flick's Bayern Munich at Parc Des Princes Stadium in France, no thanks to Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting's first half goal, but the last year finalist were able to secure Semi-final spot on an away goal rule, having won 3-2 at Allianz Arena last week Wednesday.

Reacting after Chelsea football club of England and Paris Saint Germain football club of France secure the Semi-final spot, UEFA posted on their verified Twitter handle that;

"😮 Paris win away goals to reach semi-finals

😱 Holders Bayern eliminated by 2020 runners-up

🔵 Chelsea reach semis for first time since 2014."

Paris Saint Germain football club of France will now play the winner between Manchester City football club of England, and German Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund, while Chelsea football club of England will play the winner between Liverpool football club, and Real Madrid FC of Spain in the Semi-final in few weeks time.

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