Champions League 2020/21: last 16 pairings head-to-heads
Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Liverpool, Man City, PSG... We've known about the match-ups since December, and now it's time for them to play.
On Monday 14 December the footballing world's attention was drawn to Nyon in Switzerland where the UEFA Champions League draw for the Round of 16 was made. By the time all the balls were out of the pots some of us were already wishing away the next couple of months to fast-forward ourselves to the action that lies ahead. That time has now elapsed, and the action is about to begin...
Champions League last 16: head-to-heads
OK, so we've known about the match-ups for a while and we logged all the dates for when the two-legged ties would be played in our diaries. But did anyone really dig into the history of the teams facing each other and see how they've fared in the past?
Well, some have a long and interesting relationship on, and sometimes off (see this...and this), the field of play, while others are meeting up for the first time. With a little help from the team at SofaScore.com we can learn a little more about the matches taking place over the coming days.
Let's dive in and get a feel for them...