The first half [eight teams] of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 came to light on Tuesday and Wednesday and as much was expected – quite results and individual performances were witnessed.
And the quest to assemble the highest-rated stars as the “Team of the Week”.
Borussia Dortmund leads with four featured players after an enthralling victory at home against Chelsea with rivals Bayern Munich with three and the rest of the squad making their way from PSG, AC Milan, Club Brugge, and SL Benfica.
“A world-class goalkeeper” as described by teammate Emre Can, Gregor Kobel emerged as the player of the week.
The Swiss international was the standout star this week with a rating of 9.2 per sofascore statistics – made 7 saves including 4 saves inside the box, 4 clearances, 2 received fouls, and a clean sheet, a hero indeed for the Yellow and Black.
UCL Team of the Week – Round 16 1st Leg
Gregor Kobel (Dortmund)
Sergio Ramos (PSG)
Malick Thiaw (AC Milan)
Dayot Upamecano (Bayern)
Raphael Guerreiro (Dortmund)
Emre Can (Dortmund)
Joshua Kimmich (Bayern)
Joao Mario (Benfica)
Kingsley Coman (Bayern)
Karim Adeyemi (Dortmund)
Noa Lang (Brugge)