Champions League, Here and Abroad

Houston Dynamo misses a chance in CONCACAF; England shines in Europe

The Houston Dynamo gave up an 82nd minute goal, and had to settle for a 1-1 draw with Mexico's Atlante in the first leg of their CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal Tuesday night. The return leg is Tuesday, March 3 in Cancun (9pm on FSC), four days before the Dynamo play in Austin. (Fox Soccer Channel is showing all eight CONCACAF quarterfinal games, Tuesday-Thursday, Feb. 24-26, and March 3-5.)

Also on FSC: Austin Aztex affiliate Stoke City at Aston Villa, 9am Sunday, March 1.

Great week for the England in the opening round of European Champions League knockout stages, as Arsenal, Chelsea, and Liverpool each won, and Manchester United got a scoreless draw at Italian champ Inter Milan. Full results below; return legs in two weeks.

European Champions League results
Round of 16, First Leg: Feb. 24-25

Inter Milan 0, Manchester United 0
Arsenal 1, Roma 0
Lyon 1, Barcelona 1
Atlético Madrid 2, FC Porto 2
Chelsea 1, Juventus 0
Villarreal 1, Panathinaikos 1
Real Madrid 0, Liverpool 1
Sporting Lisbon 0, Bayern Munich 5(!)

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