Lisbon the favourite to host Champions League mini-tournament in August

One-off games expected in quarter- and semi-finalsUefa’s executive committee to make decision on WednesdayLisbon appears to be the favourite to host the final stages of the Champions League. The Portuguese capital is understood to be in contention to stage a condensed version of the tournament, with ties played as single legs as Uefa seeks a solution for completing the competition amid the coronavirus pandemic.How the four outstanding last-16 matches should be completed remains open to discussion. Manchester City are due to play a second leg at home to Real Madrid, leading 2-1. Chelsea are 3-0 down from the home first leg against Bayern Munich, while Juventus are due to host Lyon, who won the first leg 1-0, and Barcelona to host Napoli at 1-1. Continue reading...

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