Apart from Bayern, Barca had no fear of the German side rangers playing the Portuguese side

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Leipzig Red Bulls vs Atalanta this will be the first ever meeting between the two sides and the only one in four Uefa champions League quarter-finals between two teams that have never won the European cup.No German or Italian team has ever won the champions League.Leipzig have won just one of their last five home games in Europe (two draws and two losses), with a home record of two wins, one draw and one loss in the knockout stages of European competition.Atalanta are playing in their first Ever Europa League quarter-final, having last gone out in 2017-18 when they lost to Borussia Dortmund in the round of 32.Atalanta have reached the quarter-finals of Europe three times before, reaching once and being knocked out twice.Eintracht Frankfurt vs Barcelona will meet for the first time in their history as eintracht are unbeaten against Spanish sides in Europe (5 wins and 3 draws), including 2 wins and 2 draws at home.Eintracht Frankfurt have never lost at home in the quarter-finals of a European competition or beyond (12 wins and 4 draws), the longest record of any Club in Europe.Apart from bayern Munich, Barca are unbeaten (17 wins and 4 draws) in 21 matches against German sides since losing to Bayer Leverkusen in September 2001.Barca have lost only three of their last 20 Europa League/Uefa Cup games, all on the road, to Celta Vigo in March 2001, Liverpool in April 2001 and Celtic in March 2004.Aubameyang has scored 24 goals in the Europa League without a single penalty, and only one player has scored more from the penalty spot, Falcao, with 27.West Ham united vs Lyon on 8 April 03:00 the game will be the first ever between the two sides.West Ham have not drawn in their last eight games (4-4), including four wins at home and four defeats away from home.Unbeaten in six previous home games (5 wins and 1 draw), including three clean sheets.West Ham are 4-2 in their six European home games at London’s Olympic Stadium, with all four victories winless, and the club’s overall home record stands at 20 wins, three draws and six losses.It will be west ham’s fifth ever European quarter-final, with the Hammers having qualified in three of the previous four.Lyon are unbeaten against English sides in their past six European games (four wins and two draws), most recently a 3-1 victory over Manchester City in the 2019-20 Champions League quarter-finals.But Lyon have yet to win in London, losing twice to Tottenham and drawing once against Arsenal.Lyon are unbeaten in their last eight Europa League games (6 wins, 2 draws).Braga v Glasgow are the only group of four champions league quarter-finals to have previously played each other.They are also the only two remaining teams to finish second in this season’s Europa League group stage.Braga are one of two domestic cup winners in the last eight of this season’s Europa League, the other being Barcelona.It will be rangers’ first appearance in the Europa League quarter-finals and 10th in their history, having qualified five out of nine.The game will be Rangers’ 15th in Europe this season, the most by any side in the last eight and the only one to have played from the qualifying stages.Rangers are unbeaten in their last 13 games against Portuguese sides (six wins and seven draws) and in their last six away games (two wins and four draws).