Two more UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second legs take place on Wednesday, with Chelsea vs. Paris Saint-Germain the headline event.
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London vs. Paris. Premier League vs. Ligue 1. England vs. France.
Tensions will be running high at Stamford Bridge as PSG roll into town with a 2-1 lead from the first leg and Zlatan Ibramhimovic confident of leading Les Parisiens to another famous victory. Chelsea and PSG have met at the UCL knockout stage in each of the last three seasons, and both teams the winner has gone through on away goals. Last season 10-man PSG advanced in extra time and another dramatic night is expected in west London.
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In the other clash on Wednesday, Andre Villa-Boas’ Zenit host Benifca in chilly St. Petersburg, where the temperature at kick off will be well below freezing. Portuguese outfit Benfica arrive with a 1-0 advantage after the first leg, as Jonas scored a stoppage time goal to give the Lisbon club a slight advantage heading into the second leg. Zenit has never reached the quarterfinals of the UCL and lost to Benfica at this stage of the competition in 2011-12. Villas-Boas’ side will be without Domenico Criscito who was sent off at the end of the first leg in what was a tight encounter.
Click on the link above to follow both games live, while the schedule for Wednesday’s UCL Round of 16 second leg clashes is below.
Wednesday’s UCL games
Chelsea vs. Paris Saint-Germain – 2:45 p.m. ET
Zenit St. Petersburg vs. Benfica – 12 p.m. ET