Real Madrid faces tough draw in Champions League Monday

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"Well if you see the teams that you could face even being first, was hard but it's true that being first you play the second leg at home".

"For now it's time to focus on the Premier League, on the Carabao Cup and FA Cup that we will start in January, and when the Champions League is back in February we will see how we are".

Frank Lampard believes Chelsea have the chance to close ground on Premier League leaders Manchester City after securing their spot in the Champions League knockout stage.

Chelsea found themselves with little alternatives as, at the moment, Psg, Besiktas and Barcelona are the only clubs that Antonio Conte's side can face in the last-16 stage.

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Judging by the evidence of their group-stage performances, here are the sides who have most impressed in Europe's most prestigious competition so far this season. "For this reason I think it could be problematic to win (the Champions League)".

Pot 1: Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain, AS Roma, Barcelona, Liverpool, Manchester City, Besiktas, Tottenham Hotspur.

"We have to show to deserve to go through to the next round in the Champions League".

With Premier League clubs struggling, La Liga teams have unquestionably taken a stranglehold of the competition, with the past four winners of the competition all hailing from Spain's top flight - Barcelona lifted the trophy in 2015 while Real Madrid won it in 2014, 2016 and 2017. This victory allowed the Catalans to reach the knockout stage of the tournament with first place in the group.

Roma: Bayern Munich, FC Basel, FC Porto, Real Madrid, Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk.

Matchday six of the 2017-18 Champions League is over and we now have a completed field of 16 teams that will progress from the group stageThirty-two teams have been whittled down to 16 for the second-round draw, which takes place shortly after the conclusion of the final group games.



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