The most successful club in the history of the Champions League has been saved finally. Yes, we are talking about Real Madrid. For the first time in the Champions League, they were about to miss the Champions League knockout rounds. But finally, by winning the last match, they have confirmed their ticket. At the same time, the group phase of the UCL 2020/21 has been finished. The waitings for the most competitive knockout round is about to begin. Before that let’s find out the 16 clubs that advanced to the Champions League knockout phases!
In the last night, Real Madrid played their last group level match in the Champions League in the season which was against the German club In the last night, Real Madrid. The team of Zidane beat the German side by a 2 – 0 goal and along with that, they have been promoted to the knockout round by smoking all the calculations. At the same time, one more club of Madrid also got the ticket of the UCL knockout phase. It is the La Liga top rank holder Atletico Madrid. After the matches of the last night, the 16 teams have finally got the confirmation of the Champions League next level.
At the venue of the Red Bull Salzburg, the top-ranked team of La Liga Atletico Madrid won by a 2 – 0 goal and confirmed their place into the knockout stage. Besides, by defeating the Lokomotiv Moscow, the current Champion of the UCL Bayern Munich also secured their place as the group champion. In the meantime, Bayern Munich has remained unbeaten in the Champions League for their last 17 matches so far.
At the venue of the Dutch club Ajax, Atalanta won by a 1 – 0 goal and for the consecutive 2nd time in the UCL, they have found their position in the next phase. Besides, the team of Pep Guardiola defeated Marseille by a 3 – 0 goal. By recovering from the injury, the Argentine star Sergio Aguero has returned to the ground and found the net so far. However, Man City secured their position into the last 16 earlier and by winning the 6th group level match, they just confirmed the top position so far.
As the club of the Premier League side, the team of Pep Guardiola has made the record with the jointly highest 16 positions from the group level to the knockout round. The draw of the last sixteen will be executed in next Monday. But before that let’s find out the final sixteen clubs which have been selected for the knockout round of the Champions League 2020/21.
Champions League knockout phases
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From group A, Bayern Munich has grabbed the top position where Atletico Madrid is on the 2nd position. Real Madrid has moved as the group B champion where Monchengladbach has been promoted as the 2nd team. Man City moved as the group C champion and the Portuguese club Porto has got the ticket as the runner-up. Liverpool and Atalanta have moved to the next level as the champion and runner-up. Chelsea and Sevilla from the group E where Dortmund and Lazio from the group F confirmed their place.
Barcelona might face a tough team in the next round because they have failed to grab the group champion position. Juventus from their group got the first position.