The UEFA Champions League made its long-awaited return on Friday with round of 16 second legs. The tournament was called off in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. PSG, Atalanta, Atletico Madrid, RB Leipzig, Manchester City and Lyon have already qualified for the quarterfinals, but before those quarters begin, two more teams have to advance.
Saturday's action kicks off at 3 p.m. ET when Bayern Munich hosts Chelsea and Barcelona welcomes Napoli to Camp Nou. Barcelona and Napoli enter Saturday's match tied 1-1 on aggregate, while Bayern Munich takes a commanding 3-0 lead into its home game against Chelsea. Before you make your Champions League picks, see what our proprietary European soccer model has to say.
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