A late David Beckham double may have earned Manchester United a 4-3 win on the night, but by then Real Madrid’s Ronaldo had wrecked their dream of a 2002/03 UEFA Champions League semi-final place with a scintillating display.
Zinedine Zidane on the player that has impressed him more than Messi and Ronaldo this year, Douglas Santos on his fears after being called up by Brazil, and Maurizio Zamparini on Abel Hernandez’s lifestyle.
We take a look back at the most memorable quotes from the last week. We hear from Gianluigi Buffon on his 'dog years', Falcao on fellow Roma legend Francesco Totti and the enigmatic Eric Cantona on Jose Mourinho's methods.
After their big game with Manchester United, Real Madrid feature heavily in the Week in Quotes, with Gary Neville on Cristiano Ronaldo, former legend Zinedine Zidane and Wesley Sneijder on proving them wrong.
Ahead of the eagerly awaited last 16 clash between Real Madrid and Manchester United, we look back on four of these European giants' most memorable meetings.
Raymond Kopa compares the Real Madrid side he formed part of with the Barcelona one of today, explains why Ferenc Puskas impressed him more than Alfredo Di Stefano, and discusses winning the Ballon d’Or and Lionel Messi.