This week the second round of the first leg of the round of 16 will be played Champions League 2020/21. The Real Madrid will travel to northern Italy to face the Atalanta of Gian Piero Gasperini, after winning his league commitment by the minimum against Real Valladolid. For their part, the Italians are the second highest scoring team in Calcio, although they have suffered a noticeable loss of Papu Gómez, who left in January headed for Sevilla.
Due to restrictions due to the pandemic, Atlético de Madrid will have to travel to Bucharest, where they will act as a local in the National Arena to receive the Chelsea of Thomas Tuchel. Those of Simeone They come from losing several points in their two league games against Levante, although they maintain the lead. Meanwhile, Chelsea had an incredible seven-game winning streak, but only got a draw against him. Southampton last weekend.
The Manchester City of Pep Guardiola will face the Borussia Mönchenglabach at Puskás Arena of Budapest. The daring set of Marco Rose he was close to leaving Real Madrid on the road in the group stage, in a league that was not suitable for the heart. The “citizen” team is the current leader of the Premier League with a difference of ten points over the second classified.
Finally, the recent sixteenth champion Bayern Munich will have what seems a priori an affordable commitment to the Lazio. The team of Simone Inzaghi sweated ink to get second place in the group stage against the Brugge. With a Luis Alberto in a very sweet moment, they will face Bayern Munich, which accumulates two matches in a row of Bundesliga without knowing victory.
Champions League matches and schedules this week
Lazio – Bayern Munich: Tuesday, February 23 at 9:00 p.m. in Movistar Champions League
Atlético de Madrid – Chelsea: Tuesday, February 23 at 9:00 p.m. in Movistar Champions League
Atalanta – Real Madrid: Wednesday February 24 at 9:00 p.m. in Movistar Champions League
Borussia Mönchengladbach – Manchester City: Wednesday, February 24 at 9:00 p.m. in Movistar Champions League