UEFA Champions League: Chelsea vs. Atletico Madrid


Atletico Madrid, the lesser known of the two major clubs located in the Spanish capital, takes on Premier League side Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League this evening.

Los Colchoneros host Carlo Ancelotti’s squad knowing that anything other than a victory will likely end their hopes of reaching the knockout stages of the tournament.

The Blues, on the other hand, are on the verge of booking their spot in the final 16 of the Champions League after beating Atletico 4-0 at Stamford Bridge last month.

The match kicks-off at 20:45 CET.

UPDATE: (Chelsea 2 Atletico Madrid 2) Didier Drogba smashed a dramatic ten-minute double to rescue Chelsea from defeat and seal their safe passage into the final 16 of the tournament.