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5 things to look out for in Champions League last-16

5 things to look out for in Champions League last-16
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With the Champions League back in full swing, it’s time to check out the 5 big talking points ahead of the last-16 stage.

The Champions League group stages provided us with plenty of thrills and surprises. Several surprise names stepped up in convincing fashion, while a record 308 goals went into the net.

Despite all the shocks, however, only teams from Europe’s Top 5 leagues qualified for the knockout stages. It was a bit of a shame for the underdogs, but it does provide us with more of a spectacle.

Now following a two hiatus, Champions League action resumes this week starting with Atletico Madrid and Liverpool on Tuesday. While Borussia Dortmund will host Paris Saint-Germain a day later.

So, without further ado, we give you the 5 talking points of the last-16 stage of this season’s Champions League.