Madrid Set for PSG Clash, Chelsea Challenge Barca in Champions League

Champions League knock out stages round will already treat football lovers with tons of excitement with several interesting matches between top teams, notably Real Madrid’s clash against Paris Saint Germain.

Those two European powerhouse are set to produce mouthwatering challenge, especially with the amount of quality players both team possessed.

PSG’s big spending with Neymar and Mbappe’s audition certainly make their status is not inferior from Madrid, especially if Los Blancos remain inconsistent until next February.

Being the two time defending champion, Zinedine Zidane’s men also can’t be considered as an underdog in that clash, despite their rather unconvincing display so far this season.

That’s why football fans can definitely expect a very tight and exciting battle between two quality teams that have what it takes to win it all this season.

Another interesting draw for the knock out stage is Chelsea’s battle against Barcelona, especially with their recent ‘historic’ match ups in the competition.

Both teams haven’t look super convincing so far this season, though Barca have shown more solidity along with consistency compared to their Premier League counter part.

Nevertheless, many things can change by February as the table might just turn, especially with potential moves that either teams make during January transfer window.

Aside from those two games, there’s other intriguing encounter for the football enthusiasts such as Juventus’ clash against Tottenham Hotspur, Sevilla’s match up against Man United or Shakhtar Donetsk’s battle with AS Roma.

Here is the complete drawing for UEFA Champions League knock out stage:

Juventus v Tottenham Hotspur; Basel v Manchester City; FC Porto v Liverpool; Sevilla v Manchester United; Real Madrid v Paris Saint-Germain; Shakhtar Donetsk v AS Roma; Chelsea v Barcelona; Bayern Munich v Besiktas.