Can Barcelona retain the Champions League trophy?

The reigning champions Barcelona to host Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday night.

Luis Enrique’s men will continue their quest to become the first club to retain the Champions League silverware against their La Liga rivals Atletico.

The Blaugrana will be looking to bounce back from their 2-1 El Clasico defeat by Real Madrid at Camp Nou on Saturday night as they suffered a bit in their Spanish league title charge.

The Catalan giants recent form against Atletico should fill the Camp Nou side with huge confidence, have won both league encounters this season 2-1.

Barcelona are the big favourites to win at their home soil, with bookmakers are currently offering a very attractive offer of 4/1 on the hosts to win the first leg on Tuesday night.

According to football news at BetHut.co.uk, Barcelona had won 11 consecutive matches at home before the El Clasico defeat, winning 22 and drawing one of their other 23 home outings, means the hosts are strong enough to beat their La Liga rivals.

The clash with Atletico in the Champions League quarter-finals gets underway at 19:45 BST.