Here are some memorable comebacks in history – AP

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Barcelona's Neymar celebrates after PSG's Layvin Kurzawa scored an own goal during the Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Barcelona and Paris Saint Germain at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Barcelona became the latest soccer team to pull off the seemingly impossible.

Trailing 4-0 after the first leg, Barcelona scored a half dozen goals on Wednesday to beat Paris Saint-Germain 6-1 and advance to the Champions League quarterfinals 6-5 on aggregate.

The last three goals, two scored by Neymar and the other set up by the Brazil striker, came in the final seven minutes of play.

Here are some other memorable comebacks, with accompanying photos from The Associated Press.
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WEST GERMANY-HUNGARY

It was a foregone conclusion that Hungary would win the 1954 World Cup. After all, Hungary was the Olympic champion, unbeaten in four years, and had the most feared player in the world in Ferenc Puskas. And Hungary had also defeated West Germany 8-3 earlier in the tournament. Instead, the West Germans came back from two goals down in the final to beat the “Magical Magyars” with a goal from Helmut Rahn six minutes from time in a match that was dubbed “The Miracle of Bern.”
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PORTUGAL-NORTH KOREA

North Korea wasn’t even supposed to reach the World Cup quarterfinals in 1966. But its shock victory over two-time world champion Italy in the group stage set up a match against Portugal. With Eusebio leading the way, Portugal was the overwhelming favorite to advance to the semifinals. North Korea got off to 3-0 lead within the first 25 minutes, but Portugal pulled itself together to eventually win 5-3 with Eusebio scoring four.
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WEST GERMANY-FRANCE

The 1982 World Cup semifinal match between West Germany and France is considered one of the greatest ever. A French team led by Michel Platini was emerging as a potential champion. West Germany, by contrast, had barely got into its stride, and when France led 3-1 halfway through the first period of extra time, the match looked over. But as other teams have learned, matches against West Germany are never over until the final whistle. Goals from Karl-Heinz Rummenigge and Klaus Fischer meant a World Cup match would be decided by a penalty shootout for the first time. West Germany won that, with Horst Hrubesch scoring the winning penalty.
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MANCHESTER UNITED-BAYERN MUNICH

The 90 minutes had passed and with just injury time to play, Bayern Munich was set to win its first European Cup in 23 years. But despite being behind 1-0 in the Champions League final in Barcelona and having played far from its best, Manchester United had other ideas. Injury-time goals from second-half substitutes Teddy Sheringham and Ole Gunnar Solksjaer secured a 2-1 win for United and meant the European Cup was going back to Old Trafford for the first time since 1968.
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LIVERPOOL-AC MILAN

Liverpool accomplished its own memorable comeback win in 2005 when it defeated AC Milan on penalties despite being down 3-0 at halftime in the Champions League final in Istanbul. Goals from Steven Gerrard, Vladimir Smicer and Xabi Alonso in only six minutes of play early in the second half saw Liverpool draw level. Both sides had chances to win it in normal time and then in extra time. Liverpool won the shootout 3-2 to secure its fifth European Cup.

FILE – In this July 4, 1954 file photo, West Germany’s Helmut Rahn, center with arms raised, celebrates after equalizing in the World Cup soccer final match against Hungary, at Wankdorf Stadium, in Bern, Switzerland. West Germany came back from 2-0 down to beat Hungary 3-2 and win its first World Cup, a comeback that has been compared to Barcelona’s astonishing 6-1 comeback win against Paris Saint-Germain in Barcelona on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/File)
FILE – In this July 23, 1966 file photo, Portugal’s Eusebio, left, scores one of his four goals during the World Cup quarterfinal match against North Korea at Goodison Park, Liverpool. Portugal defeated North Korea 5-3 after trailing 3-0, a comeback that has been compared to Barcelona’s astonishing 6-1 win against Paris Saint-Germain in Barcelona, Spain on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/File)
FILE – In this July 8, 1982 file photo, West Germany’s Klaus Fischer scores the third goal and equalizes, in the World Cup semi-final soccer match against France, in Seville, Spain. West Germany won in a penalty shootout after coming back from 3-1 down in extra time to draw 3-3, a comeback that has been compared to Barcelona’s astonishing 6-1 win against Paris Saint-Germain in Barcelona, Spain on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/File)
FILE – In this Wednesday, May 26, 1999 file photo, Bayern Munich’s Carsten Jancker is consoled by non-playing teammate Bixente Lizarazu after Bayern were beaten 2-1 by Manchester United in the UEFA Champions Cup final at the Nou Camp Stadium in Barcelona. Bayern had been leading 1-0 before two injury time goals gave United a comeback victory that has been compared to Barcelona’s astonishing 6-1 comeback win against Paris Saint-Germain in Barcelona on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Adam Butler, File)
FILE – In this Wednesday, May 25, 2005 file photo, Liverpool’s Luis Garcia, right, celebrates after his teammate Xabi Alonso, behind him at right, scored his team’s 3rd goal, during the Champions League Final between AC Milan and Liverpool at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey. 3-0 down at halftime, Liverpool came back to force a penalty shootout that it won, a comeback that has been compared to Barcelona’s astonishing 6-1 win against Paris Saint-Germain in Barcelona on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Thomas Kienzle, File)
Barcelona’s Neymar celebrates after PSG’s Layvin Kurzawa scored an own goal during the Champions League round of 16, second leg soccer match between FC Barcelona and Paris Saint Germain at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
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