The Champions League is back, with its share of excitement and suspense. The round of 16 begins this Tuesday, February 13, at 9 p.m. Discover the matches not to be missed and the predictions for upcoming matches.
Return of the Flagship Event of European Football
The familiar tune of the Champions League fills the air once again, marking the start of the round of 16. Manchester City and Real Madrid will kick off on Wednesday February 13, taking on Copenhagen and Leipzig respectively.
Focus on the Matches of February 13
FC Copenhagen – Manchester City
At 9 p.m., head to Parken in Copenhagen, Denmark, to watch this meeting. These two teams have already faced each other four times in 2009. Their last clash ended in a draw (0-0) on October 11, 2022. Broadcast on beIN Sports 1 and commented live on Media7.
RP Leipzig – Real Madrid
Leipzig hosts Real Madrid at 9 p.m., with broadcast on Canal Plus Foot, RMC Sport UHD and RMC Sport 1, as well as live coverage on Media7. Carlo Ancelotti will have to deal with several absences in defense, probably forced to line up Tchouaméni in central defense. Toni Kroos stressed at a press conference the importance of taking Leipzig very seriously.
Matches for Wednesday February 14
PSG – Real Sociedad: A Challenge for Paris?
Valentine’s Day, the Parisians face Real Sociedad. The Basques present themselves with at least eight uncertain starters, including their captain Oyarzabal. On the Parisian side, Luis Enrique has his full squad, with the return of Kylian Mbappé after being rested this weekend against Lille in the championship. Broadcast on Canal Plus and commented live on Media7.
Lazio Rome – Bayern Munich: Challenge for the Italians
Lazio hosts the formidable Bayern Munich at 9 p.m. The German team, although feared in Europe, is going through difficulties in its championship. The Romans, led by Mattéo Guendouzi, hope to surprise the German favorites. Broadcast on beIN Sports 1 and commented live on Media7.
Other Upcoming Meetings
Tuesday February 21, at 9 p.m.: FC Porto – Arsenal and Naples – FC Barcelona. Stay tuned to follow all the matches in the round of 16 of the 2024 Champions League.