On Wednesday, historic rivals Real Madrid and Barcelona throw down, and Paris Saint-Germain hosts Bayern in 2-of-4 UEFA Women’s Champions League quarterfinal matches. Then on Thursday, Arsenal takes on Wolfsburg on the road and Juventus battles French Ligue 1 team Lyon. Which women’s teams move to the Champions League semifinals?
Check out UEFA Women’s Champions League odds, analysis, and free picks for this week’s matches.
UEFA Women’s Champions League Games
Real Madrid vs. Barcelona
When: Wednesday, March 30 at 12:45 pm ET
Real Madrid is playing well. Although Real lost to Barcelona in the first leg, they had won 3 straight before the match.
Real beat Breidablik 3-0 on Dec. 8. On Dec. 15, the road team dusted WFC Kharkiv 3-0 and then on March 1, Real beat Alhama 3-1 in a Spanish Copa del Reina match.
But although Real has a shot, Barcelona should handle their rivals. Barca has won five straight, including dusting Real 3-1 in the first leg. The match happened at Real. Back at Camp Nou, Barcelona should have no trouble ending their rivals’ Champions League dreams.
Soccer Pick: Barcelona | Get your UEFA Women’s Champions League odds
Bayern Munich vs. Paris Saint-Germain
When: Wednesday, March 30 at 3:00 pm ET
Bayern versus Paris Saint-Germain should be an ultra-competitive match. Road squad Bayern heads into this having won 3-of-5. The two losses happened against Women’s Champions League quarterfinalists Lyon and to PSG in the first leg via 2-1 score.
Paris Saint-Germain has won 5 straight. The likely home favorite has outscored their opponents a combined 20 goals to 1. Only Bayern has scored a goal versus PSG. In a couple of games against Real Madrid, Paris dominated 4-0 and 2-0. Bayern will play hard and they could even look like winners at some point. At the end, though, PSG comes out on top.
Soccer Pick: Paris Saint-Germain | Get your UEFA Women’s Champions League odds
Arsenal vs. Wolfsburg
When: Thursday, March 31 at 12:45 pm ET
Both teams are playing well. On Dec. 8, home team Wolfsburg beat Servette 3-0. Then on Dec. 16, Wolfsburg blasted Chelsea 4-0. Wolfsburg drew 1-1 against Arsenal in the first leg.
The Gunners had won 4 straight before the draw. But none of the wins were versus a top team like Wolfsburg. Arsenal beat Reading, Birmingham City, Brighton & Hove, and Coventry United.
Wolfsburg has the edge because this is on their pitch. But Arsenal played well in the first leg. The Gunners can get it done and should offer decent odds because this is a road match.
Soccer Pick: Arsenal | Get your UEFA Women’s Champions League odds
Juventus vs. Lyon
When: Thursday, March 31 at 3:00 pm ET
Home team Lyon shows 3 wins and 2 losses. The losses happened to Bayern and Juventus in the first leg.
Juve has won 3 and drawn twice. Juve’s victories came against Wolfsburg 2-0, Servette 4-0, and Lyon 2-1. The home squad knows they must push the attack to make up the goal difference. Pushing the attack should give Juventus plenty of opportunities to counter. The road squad is the play.
Soccer Pick: Juventus | Get your UEFA Women’s Champions League odds