Sports RoundUp: EPL Clash to happen in UCL Quarter finals
It is 90 Days to the World Cup.
Nigeria and the rest of the continent’s giant didn’t see any change in their positions on the latest FIFA World Rankings Published, While Burkina Faso were the notable climbers who gathered 21 points.
They climbed one place to 56th in the world rankings and remained 9th in the African standings.
Tunisia, Senegal, DR Congo and Morocco retained their spots 23rd, 27th, 39th, and 42nd respectively while Nigeria, Ghana and South Remain unmoved at 52nd, 54th, and 76th respectively.
It is no longer news that Manchester United, Chelsea, and Tottenham Hotspur have all been knocked out of the champions league.
Early this afternoon the draws for the Quater finals were made and the first draw saw Liverpool drawn with Man City which means it is an all premier league clash.
Champions Madrid has been drawn up against Juventus which gives a repeat of last year’s finals, while Barcelona has been tied with Roma.
Sevilla who ended Manchester United’s Cup run earlier in the week has been tied up to face the German Champions Bayern.
In the Europa League, Arsenal defeated Ac Milan to book a place in the next round which will see them facing CSKA Moscow who they have never beaten in any of their clashes.
Marseille has been tied against RB Leipzig in the Quater Finals draw, A side which they have not recorded a victory against in any of their clashes so far.
The Toronto Raptors are holding it down at the top of the eastern conference as they seek their 11th straight winning streak against the Mavericks.
The Boston Celtics and the Indian pacers are following closely at 2nd and 3rd positions respectively.
Houston Rockets are top of the western conference and have also clinched the Southwest Division Title.
The Golden State Warriors have also clinched the Pacific Division Title and are in second place in the Western Conference while the Portland Trail Blazers are lying in 3rd place.