Atlético de Madrid and Chelsea face this Tuesday, February 23 in the first leg of the round of 16 Champions League at Wanda Metropolitan. The meeting, which will start from 9:00 p.m., is perhaps the most important of the season for the mattresses with the dream and desire to return to reach another European final in the highest competition. The last puncture against Levante, just before this match, measures Atletico’s ability to react.
A match that will be directed by the German referee Felix brych and that will be televised live by Movistar Champions League. In addition, the party Athletic-Chelsea will have the comments of the online meeting minute by minute on the website of OKDIARY with lineups, chances and goals.
Match Athletic – Chelsea very interesting between two of the most physical teams of all the Champions League. The box Diego Pablo Simeone comes with some sensitive casualties like those of Gimenez or Yannick Carrasco that provide dynamism and forcefulness to the team. In fact, the rojiblancos are expected to start again with that 3-5-2 that the Argentine coach has devised to give his team greater security. Marcos Llorente Y Renan lodi will be the lanes. Doubts with Joao Felix Y Lemar start, before Saul or Strap.
For his part, Chelsea of Thomas Tuchel He arrives renewed and with very high expectations despite the last setback in the Premier League against Southampton. The Blues, since losing 2-0 to Leicester City on January 19 (which cost Lampard his job), have had six wins and two draws for a month. The air power of the Werner Y Giroud They are the best endorsement of a team that struggles in England to sneak into the top four and is 16 behind the leader.
The match Atlético de Madrid – Chelsea of the round of 16 of the Champions League will be televised through Movistar Champions League from the 9:00 p.m. and you can also follow the minute by minute of the game of Champions League today Athletic – Chelsea on the website of OKDIARY from an hour before the game with the preview, lineups and minute-by-minute comments.