Champions league predictions matchups
Now that the matches are finally here, what can we make of the. Champions League last-16 draw? Take a closer look at each of the eight matchupsand who we see advancing to the quarterfinals. Champions League last 16 match-ups, pedigree and predictions.
Champions League last 16 match-ups, pedigree and predictions- Champions League Quarterfinals draw takes place on Friday, March 15th at 7am. The draw is held at uefa headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland. Notably for Tottenham, Eric Dier, Erik Lamela and Serge Aurier will be sidelined. Jasper Sundeen, predictions: JS, manchester United (away goals) 3, Barcelona. Manchester United, with four English clubs through to the quarter-final stage, there was the potential for two all Premier League ties.
2:11, previewing the uefa, champions League, round- Unlike the Round of 16, there are no seedings or protections (i.e. League teams could play each other, like last year when Liverpool defeated Manchester City). Heung-Min Son is suspended for the first leg due to yellow card accumulation. As StatsBomb points out, the core squad of Alli, Eriksen, Vertonghen, Sissoko, Son, Kane, Hugo Lloris, and, toby Alderweireld have all found been on the pitch together just four times all year. Manchester United has less talent, but after the Red Devils upset Paris Saint-Germain in the round of 16, few will question their ability to win at the highest level. Liverpool 6, FC Porto 1, jS, liverpool 7, FC Porto. Unlocking that stout defense has been nearly impossible so far this season for Europes top sides.
Switzerland, joseph PrinceWright, as the Champions League Round of 16 draw took place today in Nyon. I like the fairy tale to continue for Ajax. Trouncing the last three Premier League opponents Chelsea. As the two Premier League rivals will be more than familiar with each other in April. Playing three times in 11 days. The Reds of Liverpool are heavily favored over their Portuguese counterparts in arguably the most imbalanced tie in this slate. Liverpool are unbeaten in their four previous meetings with Porto and will be happy with this draw. Barcelona has yet to lose in Champions League play. Champions League, over their current tengame winning streak across all competitions. Neither club will have wanted this draw and it could easily go either way. But which would be the best. Liverpool beats Barcelona 43 on aggregate to set up an allPremier League final in Madrid. Every single one of the quarterfinal matchups looks intriguingly close. FC Porto, ranking potential finals matchups with Liverpool. The Champions League has now moved onto the knockout stages. Following a great group stage, each team has so much talent in its squad that games are far more evenly matched than earlier in the competition.
Tottenham, the quarter-finals in 2011 has been the best Spurs have had it in the Champions League, as an emerging.
Manchester United has not seen this stage of the competition since 2014. Its about doing it all together, its never one versus one, its never just me against a particular striker. Spencer Golanka, predictions:.
Already without talismanic striker. But Bayern appear back on track under Jupp Heynckes, although not quite the force of old, and should have too much class and know-how. Messi may have been instrumental in the victory, but Philippe Coutinho, given increasingly more time these days, showed amazing skill and poise to supply his teammates with opportunities and score one himself.
Barcelonas squad has more weaknesses than Liverpools. These injuries shouldnt be too big of an issue for Spurs, though. Manchester City will be the more confident of the two as its recent form has been simply outstanding, and even with Harry Kane at his very best, I dont think Mauricio Pochettinos side can cope with the all-out attacking threat of Manchester City.
With how Manchester City has been playing this season, its hard to imagine the team falling to Tottenham in the Champions League this year. They held Manchester United scoreless over both quarterfinal legs and have conceded just a single goal over the four Champions League knockout round matches thus far.