Chelsea qualified for the round of 16, their match fixture confirmed for champions league clash against Lille LOSC. This happen after blues finished second in their group H of champions league after drawn last group game against Zenit with 3-3 each. Lille looks strong since the start of 2021-22 season, have given tough competition to their Ligue 1 and champions league competitors. Chelsea Lille match dates for champions league 2022 announced.
|Match Date||Home/Away||Venue||TV Coverage|
|23 February 2022||Chelsea vs Lille||Stamford Bridge, London||BT Sports|
|17 March 2022||Lille vs Chelsea||Stade Pierre Mauroy, France||BT Sports|
The defending champions are looking in no mood to lose their chance of retaining the title once again. It’s not for the first time these two sides come head to head, in 2019-20 champions league both teams have fixtures and dominate by Chelsea.
The first leg take place at Stamford Bridge in London, Chelsea hold strong record against Ligue 1 teams at home games. Later a month after 1st clash, both of them will met on 17th March at Stade Pierre Mauroy. BT Sports hold official coverage rights for the champions league games in United Kingdom and RMC show matches in France. Tickets avalible for the match month before
Currently no changes made yet to the champions league round of 16 draw, but if the Chelsea vs Lille match dates changed due to covid-19 details will be provided here later.