Former Actual Madrid and Manchester United striker, Michael Owen, has predicted Chelsea to play a draw with Atletico Madrid when each groups conflict within the Champions League spherical of 16 second-leg tie at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night time.
Owen additionally predicted Bayern Munich to defeat Lazio on the Allianz Enviornment.
Offering his predictions, Owen advised BetVictor: “Chelsea put in a classic European away efficiency in Madrid to return away with a 1-0 victory. Since Thomas Tuchel’s arrival, the Blues have been just about rock stable on the again, and one other robust defensive efficiency can be required right here.
“Tactically, I discover this one fascinating, as Madrid are more likely to be affected person figuring out that they might get caught out in the event that they throw warning to the wind too early. With that in thoughts, I can see either side cancelling one another out and Chelsea going by means of to the quarter-finals. Chelsea 1, Atletico Madrid 1.”
Commenting on the Bayern Munich vs Lazio recreation, Owen stated, “It doesn’t get any simpler at this stage of the UEFA Champions League than it did for Bayern final week towards Lazio.
“The holders had been at their luxurious finest, and in the event that they play something like they did that night time, they’ll little question win comfortably once more.
“That’s precisely what I see taking place, and I’m going with the Germans to win on the night time to e book themselves a spot within the draw for the subsequent spherical. Bayern Munich 2, Lazio 0.”
The kick-off time for all of the matches is 9 pm.