The number of contenders for victory in the tournament has decreased. In the final matchday of the UCL’s round of 16, the two last clubs continued the race for the most prestigious club trophy.
Thus, Villareal surprised Juventus in Italy, winning 3:0 thanks to the lucky second half, while the first game ended in a draw (1:1). Chelsea, which is struggling because of sanctions related to its Russian owner Abramovich, defeated Lille in France 2:1, confirming their quality of players and 2:0 win in London.
So, all participants of the round of 8 of the recent UCL draw have become known: Liverpool, Bayern, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Atletico, Benfica, Villarreal and Chelsea.
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