FULL-TIME: West Ham United 1-1 Olympique Lyonnais
FULL-TIME: Eintracht Frankfurt 1-1 FC Barcelona
78′ MIN: Tuta is awarded a second yellow card and is thus sent off by referee Srdjan Jovanovic as a result.
RED CARD!!! To Tuta of Eintracht Frankfurt
66′ MIN: A rebound wrong foots everyone except Tanguy Ndombele and he slams the ball into the open net from close range.
GOOOAAALLL!!! West Ham United 1-1 Olympique Lyonnais (T. Ndombele)
66′ MIN: Frenkie de Jong tees up Ferran Torres inside the box and he keeps his cool to find the bottom left corner.
GOOOAAALLL!!! Eintracht Frankfurt 1-1 FC Barcelona (F. Torres)
53′ MIN: Jarrod Bowen gets a shot away from inside the box and the effort is deflected past the goalkeeper.
GOOOAAALLL!!! West Ham United 1-0 Olympique Lyonnais
48′ MIN: The ball rebounds and arrives at the feet of Ansgar Knauff just outside the box. He doesn’t think twice and fires a brilliant shot into the top right corner way beyond the reach of Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
GOOOAAALLL!!! Eintracht Frankfurt 1-0 FC Barcelona (A. Knauff)
SECOND HALF UNDERWAY: West Ham United 0-0 Olympique Lyonnais
SECOND HALF UNDERWAY: Eintracht Frankfurt 0-0 FC Barcelona
HALF-TIME: West Ham United 0-0 Olympique Lyonnais
HALF-TIME: Eintracht Frankfurt 0-0 FC Barcelona
45+3′ MIN: Aaron Cresswell makes a horrible challenge on his opponent and receives a red card from the referee!
RED CARD!!! To Aaron Cresswell of West Ham United
KICK-OFF: West Ham United 0-0 Olympique Lyonnais
KICK-OFF: Eintracht Frankfurt 0-0 FC Barcelona
Lyon stick with the side that defeated Angers at the weekend with on-loan Spurs star Tanguy Ndombele in the line-up.
Hammers boss David Moyes makes just one change from the win over Everton with Alphonse Areola replacing Lukasz Fabianski in goal.
Catalans boss Xavi Hernandez has named a strong side for tonight’s clash, with usual suspects in Pedri, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang and Ferran Torres all in the starting line-up.
Eintracht Frankfurt’s side set to take on Barcelona at the Deutsche Bank Arena.
Despite seeing off Real Betis in the Round of 16, Eintracht have drawn their last four games in all competitions. Barcelona will provide are much sterner test for Oliver Glasner’s men who will have to be at their best to hand Xavi’s side their first defeat since mid-January.
Barcelona are thirteen games unbeaten in all competitions making them a dangerous proposition for Eintracht tonight. The Catalans are in a rich vein of form and look cool and confident as they prepare for tonight’s huge quarter final first leg.
All four teams are eyeing a berth in the semi-finals of the competition and will go all out to secure a favourable result ahead of the second leg next week.
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