Champions League reaction with Chelsea out and Villarreal stun Bayern Munich, Ten Hag ‘on brink’ of Man United job, ‘backlash’ over new Pogba deal, Liverpool and Man City in action tonight April 13, 2022 – Posted in: Soccer

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Chelsea’s Champions League defence was ended last night as they were dumped out, although admirably, by Bayern Munich after clawing back from 3-1 down and taking the game to extra-time, only to lose via another Karim Benzema goal.

Meanwhile, a Villarreal team of Premier League flops led by ex-Arsenal boss Unai Emery in stunned Bayern Munich to progress to the semi-finals, continuing their superb run in Europe after winning last season’s Europa League.

And there is bound to be more pulsating action tonight as Liverpool host Benfica with a 3-1 lead, while Man City travel to Atletico Madrid having won the first-leg 1-0 – with that game in Spain LIVE on talkSPORT from 8pm.

Meanwhile, the latest news on Manchester United’s next manager search is that Ajax boss Erik ten Hag ‘on the brink’ of being appointed by the Premier League giants.

But it’s claimed things are not all well behind the scenes amid rumours of a new big-money deal on the table for Paul Pogba that has not pleased the dressing room…

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