Former England midfielder, Joe Cole, has stated Chelsea and Liverpool are each able to profitable the Champions League this season.
Liverpool, which received the competitors in 2019, face Actual Madrid within the quarter-finals, whereas Chelsea has been drawn in opposition to FC Porto.
“Everybody would have needed Porto,” Cole informed BT Sport after the draw was made.
“They beat a extremely poor Juventus aspect on the evening.
“Porto had been okay, they confirmed that togetherness. They performed very very like [Atletico Madrid manager] Diego Simeone’s groups play really. Pepe was magnificent for them however he’s 38.
“Chelsea, with the run they’re on and the squad they’ve bought, they’ve bought to be favourites there. They are going to be delighted with that draw, that’s for positive.
“Below Tuchel, they appear athletic and stable. They appear to be they’re all collectively and that’s necessary too.
“I believe they’ve bought the second-best squad within the Premier League. They’re in nice type so you’ll be able to’t write them off. I believe they’re second or third favourites now.”
On Liverpool’s possibilities, Cole added: “You possibly can’t write them off both.
“We’re sitting right here considering you’d take Liverpool within the draw but when they get it collectively, they will beat anybody.
“They may fancy their possibilities in opposition to Actual Madrid, who’re in disarray. It’s an previous Madrid group. For me, they’re not an enormous menace.
“Liverpool is a menace, they simply must get it collectively.”