The last such thing was seen in 2016. Messi and Neymar play together, Cristiano Ronaldo in the opposing team. Neymar left Barcelona the following season for the best El Clsico of the last decade.
Since then, Messi and Ronaldo have faced each other several times. Neymar and Ronaldo also faced. But the regular scene from 2014 to 2016 was no longer seen. This season, Messi has become Neymar’s partner again. And thanks to that, the possibility of seeing Ronaldo as the opponent of Messi-Neymar pair has arisen again.
Last night, 15 teams of the last 16 of the Champions League were fixed. Only Manchester United’s partner from Group F could not be named due to hostile weather. The names of the 16th team in the Villarreal-Atalanta match will also be known tonight. It will be announced which teams will face in the last 16 match next Monday. Manchester United has been the best in their group.
Meanwhile, PSG was behind Manchester City in their group. As a result, United and PSG are likely to face. According to reports, Messi and Neymar are likely to face PSG and Ronaldo United.
Some criteria are given before the draw of the last sixteen in the Champions League. The team at the top of one group cannot face the team at the top of the other group. Similarly, the runners-up team of another group will not play with the team that has become runners-up. The two teams that emerge from a group do not have a chance to face each other. Teams from the same country do not face each other in the last 16. As a result, Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Villarreal or Atalanta will not play against Manchester United. PSG will not play with City or Lille in France.
Apart from this, the possibility of a match changes according to which team will be named first. Atletico Madrid and Inter Milan are the most likely to face United, according to the report. The probability of a United-Atletico or United-Inter match is 16.61 percent. And the probability of a much-desired United-PSG match is 16.7 percent.
In terms of statistics, the most likely match in this year’s Champions League is Chelsea-Real Madrid. The statistics show that there is a 31.27 percent chance of a match between the two teams that met in the semi-final last time. However, the possibility of a Real-PSG match is quite high. Real Madrid and the former captain of the team have a 19.38 percent chance of meeting.