Bad news has come for Club Atletico de Madrid four days before the 2020 UEFA Champions League quarter-final match against RB Leipzig in the Lisbon Final Eight. Colchoneros, through an official statement, have confirmed two positive cases of Covid-19, both, whose identity has not been communicated, which are in home isolation.
New tests are expected tomorrow. According to As.com writes, the match against the Germans could be at risk if the coronavirus positives are confirmed.
FC Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Manchester City and Olympique Lyonnais reached the Final Eight
After Manchester City and Olympique Lyonnais, the last two clubs to reach the Final Eight in Lisbon of 2020 UEFA Champions League are FC Barcelona, which in Spain beat SSC Napoli 3-1 with a great Lionel Messi protagonist, and Bayern Munich FC, which in Germany has eliminated FC Chelsea by winning 3-1.
Juventus FC and Real Madrid CF have been eliminated in the rouns of 16 of the 2020 UEFA Champions League. Juventus out despite the 2-1 victory in Turin and despite the super Cristiano Ronaldo. Lyon, 1-0 winners in France, qualify for the Lisbon Final Eight.
Together with Josep Guardiola's Manchester City, favorite for the final victory after the 2-1 victory against Real Madrid (aggregate result 4-1). Here are the quarter-finals in a single match of the Lisbon Final Eight: Manchester City vs Olympique Lyonnais
FC Barcelona vs Bayern Munich FC
Club Atletico de Madrid vs RB Leipzig
Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio vs Paris Saint Germain On July 10, Nyon's ballot box made pairs for the quarterfinals of the 2020 UEFA Champions League last matches.
The draw has also already sanctioned which teams will face each other for the semifinals, penultimate act pending the final. The Final 8 will be played in Portugal, but first the final qualifiers that will come out of the remaining four round of 16 (to be played in the stadiums of the host teams) will have to be decreed.
Here are the dates and times of all the matches. Quarter-finals between Atalanta Begamansca Calcio and Paris Saint Germain: the match will take place on Wednesday 12 August at the Estadio Da Luz. Quarter-finals between RB Leipzig and Club Atletico de Madrid: the match will take place on Thursday 13 August at the Estadio José Alvalade.
Quarter-finals of Barcelona and Bayern Munich: the match will be played on Friday 14 August at the Estadio Da Luz. Quarterfinals between Manchester City and Lyon: the match will be played on Saturday 15 August at the Estadio José Alvalade.
Semi-final between the winner of the match between Leipzig and Atletico Madrid vs the winner of the match between Atalanta and PSG: the match will be played on Tuesday 18 August at the Estadio Da Luz.