Who will progress from the UCL R16? Catch the debate on the Carwash by clicking on the podcast player below!
With all eyes focused on the UEFA Champions League round of 16 draw, some mouth-watering fixtures have been announced; most notably Paris Saint-Germain facing off against Real Madrid. This fixture sees former Los Blancos captain Sergio Ramos come up against his former club, Mbappe will feature against his potential future club, and Lionel Messi against his former rival.
The draw was full of drama as the ‘ball’ belonging to Manchester United was misplaced resulting in an ‘unrealistic draw.’ Many clubs showed their unhappiness due to the re-draw, issuing tougher fixtures for certain clubs, such as Real Madrid who originally were drawn against Cristiano Ronaldo’s first club, Sporting Lisbon.
Speaking on the SL Podcast, Soccer Laduma’s international news correspondent Kurt Buckerfield claims that every UCL knockout round comes with at least a single upset and it looks like Juventus coming up against Villareal could be this year's upset.
On the latest episode of the Carwash, former Mamelodi Sundowns and Ajax Cape Town goalie Sean Roberts and Kurt Buckerfield discuss the dramatic UEFA Champions League Round of 16 draw and the possibility of the Covid-19 halting the English Premier League, after they recorded the most daily positive infections (42) this week.
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