Champions League 16 draw reaction as Chelsea and Liverpool are handed tough tests

The crème de la crème of European club football watched on with bated breath earlier today as the draw for the Last 16 of 2020/21 Champions League took place in Nyon, where eight mouth-watering two-legged continental contests were determined and scheduled for dates in February and March next year.

With opponents confirmed and itineraries drawn up, clubs can start plotting [...]

Bayern Munich retain favourites tag as Champions League group stage draws to a close (including winner predictions)

The most condensed Group Stage in the history of Champions League concluded on Wednesday, when the last fixtures from Matchday 6 were contested across the continent on another evening of thrilling European football.

In the final shake-up, the Champions League waved goodbye to some household names, and with their reputation tarnished, three former winners, Ajax, Inter Milan and Manchester United [...]

Los Blancos in Real Euro Danger

Real Madrid face the very stark possibility of being knocked out of the Champions League on Wednesday night when they host Borussia Monchengladbach at the Bernabeu.

Head coach Zinedine Zidane has had a tricky time of it as Real boss of late as inconsistent form in both La Liga and in Europe has raised more question marks over his future.[...]

Market focus: best match goals bets for Wednesday’s Champions League games (with 17/1 acca)

The Champions League takes centre stage again this week, and the competition famed for delivering goals and excitement by the bucketload promises to thrill supporters across the continent on Wednesday evening.

In this week’s Market Focus feature, we’re aiming to take advantage of the tournament’s net-shredding reputation, and we’ve picked out five Champions League clashes from Wednesday’s fixture programme that [...]