The second leg of the Round of 16 kicks off on Tuesday with four matches this week.
Tottenham will look to turn around a 1-0 loss in the first leg as they visit RB Leipzig. Four Argentine players are currently with Jose Mourinho’s team as Gio Lo Celso, Erik Lamela, Juan Foyth and Paulo Gazzaniga will want to make it to the quarter finals.
Alejandro Gomez helped Atalanta get a 4-1 win in the first leg vs. Valencia. With the second leg in Spain, the historic Spanish club will be without veteran defender Ezequiel Garay who is still out with an injury.
On Wednesday it’s Leandro Paredes, Angel Di Maria and Mauro Icardi who host Dortmund. The first leg finished 2-1 in favor of the German club.
It’s a showdown in Liverpool as Diego Simeone’s men defeated the reigning champions 1-0 in the first leg. Angel Correa will want to start the second leg in Anfield.
Threre’s a total of 16 Argentine players remaining in the Champions League, some of which already have a foot in the quarter finals. Here are the Argentine players left:
Coach: Diego Simeone
Angel Di Maria
Jose Luis Palomino
Giovani Lo Celso
The matches for this week are:
RB Leipzig vs. Tottenham (Erik Lamela, Giovani Lo Celso, Juan Foyth, Paulo Gazzaniga)
Valencia (Ezequiel Garay) vs. Atalanta (Alejandro Gomez, Jose Luis Palomino)
PSG (Angel Di Maria, Mauro Icardi, Leandro Paredes) vs. Borussia Dortmund
Liverpool vs. Atletico Madrid (Coach: Diego Simeone, Angel Correa)