UCL REVIEW : Chelsea and Villarreal through to the quarters.


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UCL round of 16 matches are done and yesterday Chelsea and Villarreal booked their place in the last 8.Let us do a UCL REVIEW of these games.

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UEFA Champions League

Chelsea vs Lille : UCL REVIEW

Chelsea faced the French Champions Lille and had a 2-0 first leg advantage.

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Lille vs Chelsea

The match took place at Stade Pierre-Mauroy.

Lineups

CHELSEA

Blues started with a 3-5-2 system and had Lukaku on bench.

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Chelsea lineup

LOSC LILLE

Lille started with a 4-4-2 lineup with Burak Yilmaz upfront.

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LOSC Lille lineup

Match Report.

Chelsea had 53% of the ball possession.But, it was Lille who got the goal first with Yilmaz converting from the spot.

Pulisic scored in the dying stages of first half from an astonishing assist from Jorginho.

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Pulisic scoring for Chelsea

In second half,Azpilicueta doubled the lead for Chelsea and Lille could not do much about it.

Lille were pressing much higher in first half but,Chelsea clearly had more quality.

Chelsea won 4-1 on aggregate and book their place in the quarters.

Juventus vs Villarreal : UCL REVIEW

The other tie Juventus vs Villarreal ended in a draw in the first leg.

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Juventus vs Villarreal

So, the second leg in Turin had all to play for.

Lineups

JUVENTUS.

Juve played with a 4-4-2 formation with Dybala on the bench.

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Juventus lineup

VILLARREAL.

The Spanish side started with a 4-4-2 system with Lo Celso starting for them along with Aurier.

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Villarreal lineup.

Match Report

First half had nothing to offer as there were no goals and Villarreal had some attacks.

In the second half,Gerard Moreno came in and scored from the spot for Villarreal.

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Villarreal players celebrating

Pau Torres also scored a goal in 85th minute with Groeneveld converting from soot in injury time.

Villarreal won the game 3-0.The Spanish side has qualified for the quarters knocking Juventus out.

Quarter Finals.

The other quarter finalists are : Liverpool, Manchester City, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich,Atletico Madrid and Benfica.

The draw for the quarterfinals will take place on Friday 18th March.

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