The UEFA Champions League returns after a long break, as team begin their quest in Europe's most prestigious Football competition. As per usual, there will always be upsets, goals, reactions, favorites to win, skills, and lots more when the UEFA Champions League comes around. This edition will feature fixtures, predictions, stats, and little insights about what we are to expect and players to when the matches begin.

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Round of 16 Fixtures - Day 1

Tuesday 16th February 2016

  • Paris Saint-Germain vs Chelsea (@Parc des Princes).

Chelsea F.C travel to Paris, France on Monday ahead of their clash against the Paris St. Germain side who has been on red hot streak in Ligue 1. PSG are coming in with a little disappointment, as their win streak was cut short by the Lille side, with the game ending in a 1 all draw. On the other hand, Chelsea F.C are coming into this game with confidence after a 5 goals to 1 win against Newcastle in the English Premier League.

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Prediction: a win for Chelsea.

  • Benfica vs Zenit St Petersburg (@Estadio da Luz)

Benfica will be missing the services of Luisão, whose injury has no return date as they face Zenit St. Petersburg, that role might be where the Zenit side might want to bank on.

Prediction: draw.

Wednesday 17 February 2016

  • KAA Gent vs VfL Wolfsburg (@Ghelamco Arena)

After a tough, disappointing start, they made it into the Round of 16 of the Champions League as they face "the wolves" who are also in form coming into this match.

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The Gent side most likely will want to play a defensive game here, so that they will not concede.

Prediction: Wolfsburg win.

  • Roma vs Real Madrid (@Olimpico)

Real Madrid will be in the best of spirit as they travel to Rome with Zidane making his debut as a Manager in the UEFA Champions League against Roma, first leg of the Round of 16.

Prediction: Draw

Ultimately, this is an exciting time to be a football fan, as many of the world's best are pitted against one another in pursuit of the prestigious and highly coveted UEFA Championship.

Who do you think will come away with the ultimate prize once it's all said and done?

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