WITHOUT EMOTION IN EUROPE
The Champions League begins to have a capital problem
Published:23/02/2018 - 00:43h
Updated:23/02/2018 - 00:45h
The Champions League is thought like the big competition of football to confront to the European teams. In the eighth of final, however, the half of the eliminatory already are decided without having to to play the turn
The FC Barcelona achieved to take out a valuable tie of Stamford Bridge against Chelsea in the party of gone of the eighth of final of the Champions League. The Barcelona group began losing by a goal of Willian in the minute 62, but achieved to neutralise the advantage of the londinenses thanks to a so much of Leo Messi. Something that leaves the eliminatory open for the turn.
However, no all the eliminatory are so thrilling like which the Barcelona club will play in the Camp Nou at the beginning of the month that comes. Of the eight crosses of eighth of final, four have remained practically decided without having to contest the meeting of turn, since they finished in goleada.
The Manchester City was the first in golear by 0-4 home of the Basilea. Afterwards it followed him the Liverpool, that achieved to mark him five goals to the Port wine. The Bayern of Munich also exhibited home in front of the Besiktas Turkish that, for satisfy, had happened like first in the initial phase of groups. The Real Madrid also added a conclusive 3-1.
The Champions, with a system mejorable
The problem of the system contrived to contest the Champions League is that it is offering us crosses with the levels of the very uneven teams. Clubs like the Basilea, the Port wine or the Besiktas, that colaron in eighth for being in easy groups, are codeando with the European colossuses practically giving the eliminatory while teams like Chelsea or the Barça have to 'kill' between them. To all this, the Athletic of Madrid, second of the League, playing Europe League.
A problem located, in greater measure, since the Bass drum 1 of the phase of groups is formed by the champions of the European leagues, knowing of the true that the levels between them are not parejos. Something that ocasiona that we have to see teams very powerful in the Bass drum 2, generating new inequalities and causing that the groups of the initial phase can be formed by four 'cenicientas' or four 'favourite'. Something is not doing as it has to .