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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

UCL draw: Real Madrid vs. PSG, Chelsea vs. Barcelona, Juve vs. Spurs

The extra time crew talk Liverpool's Champions League chances and the round-of-16 draw.

The business end of the Champions League starts here. The draw for the round-of-16 has been made and there's a bunch of intriguing clashes as teams plot their way to the Kiev final on May 26.

Here, correspondents covering the remaining 16 teams give their verdict on the clash awaiting their team in the first knockout round, with Real Madrid vs. Paris Saint-Germain arguably the highlight.

Real Madrid vs. Paris Saint-Germain

REAL MADRID

Real Madrid will not be happy to have got Paris Saint Germain...

Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi on target as Barcelona pads La Liga lead

Steve Nicol praises Luis Suarez for facing his poor run of form head-on and getting rewarded for it in Barcelona's win over Villarreal.
Lionel Messi tied Gerd Muller for most goals for one club in the top five European leagues with his 525th in Barca's 2-0 win over 10-man Villarreal.

Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi broke down a stubborn Villarreal to send Barcelona five points clear at the top of La Liga despite an under-par display in a 2-0 victory at Estadio de la Ceramica. Only after the hosts had midfielder Daniel Raba sent off for an ugly tackle on Sergio Busquets on the hour mark did the Catalans start creating the chances they needed to win the game.

Positives

Another clean sheet and a solid defensive performance, despite the absences of Samuel Umtiti and Javier Mascherano,...

Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde facing awkward return to Villarreal

ESPN FC's Craig Burley sifts through the latest rumours surrounding Jordi Alba, Juan Mata, Raheem Sterling and more.
Paco Alcacer and a Jeremy Mathieu own goal were the goals behind Barcelona's 2-0 victory over Sporting CP.
Alejandro Moreno explains how Samuel Umtiti's absence could impact a Barcelona side that failed to see off Celta Vigo at home.

Above each entrance gate at Espanyol's Cornella-El Prat home, there's a name of a club legend. The name above gate 89 is Ernesto Valverde. It remains there, despite the fact that Valverde, Espanyol's coach between 2006 and 2008, was appointed at rivals Barcelona this summer. It's a clear sign of the respect Valverde has, not just at Espanyol, but universally. Wherever he's worked, he's been loved. Well, nearly everywhere.

Already this season, Valverde has been warmly welcomed "home" in Athens and...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

FC 100 trio Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani, Diego Godin talk to ESPN

The FC 100 is here! Take a look at who ranks at the top of each position.
The FC 100 is here! Take a look at who ranks at the top of each position.
The ESPN FC crew all have varying opinions as to who claims top spot in the ESPN FC 100 list of centre-backs.

The 2017 ESPN FC 100 was released on Monday and the reactions have been strong around the football world. Wednesday saw Man City and Belgium star Kevin De Bruyne discussing his ranking as the top attacking midfielder in the world.

On Thursday, Bayern Munich stars Manuel Neuer (No. 1 goalkeeper) and Robert Lewandowski (No. 1 striker) shared their thoughts with ESPN FC. So too did three of the most prominent South American stars in the list, Luis Suarez (No. 2 striker), Diego Godin (No. 4 centre-back)...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona: Summer move more likely

While Coutinho-to-Barcelona rumours resurface, Jurgen Klopp insists no one with influence at Liverpool has told him the midfielder is leaving.
Philippe Coutinho and Liverpool scored early and never looked back, putting seven past Spartak Moscow on their way to winning Group E.
Philippe Coutinho netted his first hat trick for Liverpool in style, contributing to a 7-0 rout of Spartak Moscow.
Philippe Coutinho and Liverpool scored early and never looked back, putting seven past Spartak Moscow on their way to winning Group E.
While Philippe Coutinho's future remains uncertain, it's no surprise he's one of Liverpool's most important players.

Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho had the opportunity to shut down any renewed talk about of a future move to Barcelona following his hat trick in Wednesday's thrilling 7-0 Champions League win over Spartak Moscow. He declined.

"I do not know how the future is going to be," he said. "What will happen in January, we will know it in January. I do not know if there will be an offer."

Those comments will be music to the ears of Barca fans who came tantalisingly close to seeing the Brazilian in their...

Lionel Messi's son Thiago not football crazy like Luis Suarez's boy, Benja

Lionel Messi says his two sons could not have more different personalities, describing his youngest Mateo as "terrible" while the older Thiago is not as football-obsessed as his friend Benjamin Suarez, son of Messi Sr.'s Barcelona teammate, Luis.

The Argentina captain is a devoted father to five-year-old Thiago and two-year-old Mateo and has talked about the difference of their characters in an interview with Argentine TV network TYC Sports.

The 30-year-old Messi jokingly said: "Mateo... terrible....