The first leg of the Europa League Round of 16 kicks off today with Liverpool and Fulham looking to keep the Premier League's recent strong run of European form going.
Fulham takes on Juventus today in Italy (3pm, GolTV), while Liverpool faces Lille in France (1pm, DirecTV-462). U.S. national team midfielder Clint Dempsey has made an impressive recovery from a sprained PCL and is on the bench for Fulham today.
Here are today's other Round of 16 match-ups (all matches can be seen on DirecTV):
Atletico Madrid vs. Sporting Lisbon
FK Rubin Kazan vs. VfL Wolfsburg
Hamburg vs. Anderlecht (1pm, GolTV)
Benfica vs. Marseille
Panathanaikos vs. Standard Liege
Valencia vs. Werder Bremen
If you will be watching today's action, please feel free to share your thoughts, opinions and some play-by-play in the comments section below.
Enjoy the action.