The Champions League knockout round continues Tuesday. Here is a statistical look at the four matches this week, complete with Soccer Power Index (SPI) projections from FiveThirtyEight.com....
Which eight clubs will make it through to the Champions League quarterfinals? Here are our writers' predictions.
Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Manchester City, Leicester, Juventus.
Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Manchester City, Sevilla, Juventus.
Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund, Napoli, Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Manchester City, Sevilla, Juventus.
Atletico Madrid's Oliver Torres will join Porto permanently in the summer for €20 million after the Portuguese giants exercised a clause in his current loan deal.
The midfielder has shone for the club during his second loan stint at the Estadio do Dragao, scoring two goals and setting up one more during his 18 league appearances this season.
"Porto hereby informs the market that it has exercised the purchase option for the acquisition of the sporting rights of the athlete Oliver, for the amount...
It was deep into stoppage time in an intensely fought Portuguese Classico. A thumping header from Sporting centre-back Sebastian Coates sent the ball arrowing towards the bottom corner of Porto's net, seemingly earning Sporting a share of the spoils.
Iker Casillas, however, was not convinced.
Showing astonishing reflexes and agility belying his 35 years, the Spaniard produced a cat-like dive and at full stretch palmed away the ball.
Sporting coach Jorge Jesus brusquely spun to his bench, screaming...