The Quarterfinals of 2021/2022 UEFA Champions League first leg matches have kicked off with six times winners, Liverpool playing host to two times winner, Benfica to Anfield.
Last year’s finalist, Manchester City, will take on three times losing finalist, Atletico Madrid, at the Etihad.
Also on Wednesday, in the first leg, 2005/2006 Semi-finalist and current Europa Cup holders, Villarreal, will tackle six times winners, Bayern Munich.
While the defending Champion and two times winner, Chelsea, at the Stanford Bridge will battle the most successful team of the competition and the 13th times winner, Real Madrid.
The second legs will be played on the 12th and 13th of April 2022.
Stories by Sports Correspondent: OMOKAYODE MUSE