The Champions League gets more difficult every year and the power of several teams that come from the top leagues in Europe have diminished their strength. In this case it is the Spanish ensembles. For the current season 2021-2022, five teams qualified: Atlético de Madrid (champion of the Spanish league last season), Real Madrid, FC Barcelona, Sevilla, and Villareal (winner of the Europa League).
Of these five casts, four are about to be eliminated from the top international club competition in Europe. After the fifth day of the tournament, which ended on Wednesday, November 24, the Real Madrid It is the only cast from its country that has reached the ticket to the round of 16 after beating Gustavo Dulanto’s Sheriff 3-0 in the absence of a day for the closing of groups.
Atlético de Madrid in the group of death: the colchoneros lost at home to AC Milan 0-1. This result caused them to descend to the last square of Group B with four units. On the last date those led by Diego Pablo Simeone will have to go all out against Porto, who are second with five points, and hope that the Italians lose or draw with Liverpool.
FC Barcelona and a tough challenge in Munich: The Catalans did not go beyond the draw at the Camp Nou against Benfica and will play their pass to the next round against the Bavarians in Germany. Bayern Munich are classified, but they will surely come out with their usual starters, such as Thomas Müller and Robert Lewandowski.
Villarreal, the tie serves them: the team led by Unai Emery lost at El Madrigal to Cristiano Ronaldo’s Manchester United 0-2. On the last date they will visit Atalanta and only a draw is enough to secure their ticket to the next round.
Seville and its destination in Austria: los blanquirrojos urge a victory to stay alive in the tournament. Their last victory against Wolfsburg (2-0) motivates them to continue, however, RB Salzburg will also want all three units, and in local condition, they will not be so easy to beat.