After the historic 4-0 win of the Philippine Azkals against Nepal in a friendly match at the Rizal Memorial Stadium recently, it’s about time to see the caliber of European footballers—who might become Azkals’ future contenders, as they continue to strive hard for their World Cup stint.
Balls (SkyCable Channel 34), Philippines’ home of the biggest sporting events, proudly brings the live airing of the action-packed UEFA Champions League, a prestigious football games featuring Europe’s most coveted football clubs.
Among all the competing football clubs in Europe, Real Madrid holds the record for having the most victories, as it won the competition nine times since its inception. In terms of participating countries’ victory, Spain provided the most champions, with thirteen wins from two clubs. Italy, on the other hand, has produced twelve winners from its three clubs while England had eleven winners from four clubs.
Currently on UEFA Champions League, German club Bayer 04 Leverkusen struggles as its Brazilian bet Renato Augusto, as the player undergoes knee surgery in Brazil, which will keep him out in the competition for several weeks. Bayer 04 Leverkusen is set to face Spain’s Valencia CF. Their match airs live on October 20, 2:30p.m.
Augusto, 23, has been troubled by his kneecap for some time. After consulting a specialist, he was recommended to travel to Rio de Janeiro this week to undergo surgery.
Meanwhile, other UEFA matches to catch live on October 19 are against Real Madrid and Lyon (2:30a.m.), and Lille and Inter Milan (4:30a.m.). Also, on October 20, game between Marsaille and Arsena will be aired at 4:30a.m.
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