Emma Hayes was hopeful for the future after her Chelsea’s side 4-0 loss to Barcelona.
She was confident her team will learn from the experience and do better the next time round.
Hayes said: “I think it’s something we will learn from because this is the next step.
The Blues boss tipped her hat to Barca and said they were worthy winners of the tie.
Hayes added: “They’re a wonderful team and deserving winners and I will be gracious in defeat.”
She also took pride in being the second best team in Europe.
Hayes quipped: “And we’re the second best team in Europe, I’ll take that.”