Benfica vs Chelsea (2012)
Chelsea and Benfica take a break from their respective leagues to square off in their first UEFA Champions League matchup in weeks. This is also the first time these two clubs will play each other this season, but whichever team losses will soon have a chance at revenge since Benfica and Chelsea play against each other again on April 4. Benfica is on a one-game losing streak and Chelsea is hoping to avoid its third loss in a row. The Blues are 1-1 in Champions League play in 2012, splitting the series against Napoli. Benfica is also 1-1 in Champions League play in 2012, splitting the series against Zenit St Petersburg. That being said, let's take a look at some specifics in this UEFA Champions League showdown.