What channel is the Champions League on tonight? How to watch on TV in the UK
With Chelsea now out of sight in the Premier League – not to mention all the fuss going on behind the scenes at the club – the Blues will be hoping to make a statement tonight in their Champions League knockout clash with Real Madrid in a defining season. tie.
In the evening’s other encounter, Bayern Munich travel to Villarreal, who surprisingly eliminated Juventus after beating them 3-0 in Turin. The winner of Chelsea’s two-legged quarter-final against Real will face Manchester City or Atletico, while the winner of Bayern-Villarreal will face Liverpool or Benfica.
Manchester City and Liverpool will start their second draw with the advantage after winning their first leg on Tuesday. City dominated the La Liga champions throughout the game, but went only one goal clear, courtesy of a goal from Kevin de Bruyne – with the Citizens having a tough tie traveling to Atletico for the return match next week.
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Liverpool, meanwhile, will return to Anfield for their second leg with a comfortable lead following their 3-1 victory in Portugal. Goals from Ibrahima Konate, Sadio Mane and Luis Diaz gave the Reds the lead, with Darwin Nunez fending off one in the second half.
The next round of quarter-finals first leg will take place tonight. Here’s how you can watch both matches.
How can I watch the Champions League on TV tonight?
With both matches taking place at the same time, Chelsea vs Real Madrid will be shown on BT Sport 2, while Villarreal vs Bayern Munich will be shown on BT Sport 3.
Coverage of the Chelsea game will start at 7pm and last until 10.30pm while coverage of the other game will start a little later at 7.15pm, until 10.15pm.
Subscribers can also stream the action live via the BT Sport app, website and via smart TVs.