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Expert Verdict: Nottingham Forest and Leeds have both suffered humbling FA Cup exits at Spotland in the last two seasons and Rochdale could also give Stoke a fright. After a minor wobble, Dale have rediscovered their form, winning three successive matches, and they have the quality to get on the scoresheet which could be enough to force a replay.
REFEREE: Martin Atkinson STADIUM: Spotland
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Key Stat: Napoli have scored two or more goals in 11 of their last 12 home matches
Expert Verdict: Napoli were taken to penalties by Udinese on Thursday but Rafa Benitez rotated his squad for that match and they should be more comfortable against out-of-form Genoa. After a bright start the visitors are winless in five and they could ship a few goals against a team who score plenty at home.
Recommendation: Napoli to win 3-0
REFEREE: Gianpaolo Calvarese STADIUM: Stadio San Paolo
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Key Stat: Benfica have won 19 of the last 20 meetings between the sides
Expert Verdict: Benfica have been almost foot-perfect in the Primeira Liga this season and they can notch a sixth straight away victory at free-falling Pacos Ferreira, who have lost five of their last seven. Eduardo Salvio has been on impressive goalscoring form with three goals in his last two appearances and he can get in on the act once more.
Recommendation: E Silva first goalscorer
REFEREE: Bruno Miguel Duarte Paixao STADIUM: Estadio Capital do Movel
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Key Stat: Liverpool have scored in all of their last five matches at Stamford Bridge
Expert Verdict: Liverpool were the better side in the 1-1 first-leg draw against Chelsea with Raheem Sterling the chief tormentor and he seems to have benefitted greatly from his winter break. The 20-year-old looks a possible match winner and is worth an interest to score the first goal with Chelsea lacking slightly in confidence at moment.
Recommendation: R Sterling first goalscorer
REFEREE: Michael Oliver STADIUM:
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Key Stat: Tottenham have not kept a clean sheet in 11 away matches
Expert Verdict: Tottenham were knocked out of the FA Cup by Leicester on Saturday but they should make it through to Wembley in the League Cup even if Sheffield United make the Premier League side sweat for their spot. A draw suits Spurs following the 1-0 first-leg win and that looks the pick of the bets with the Blades lacking a cutting edge.
REFEREE: Mike Dean STADIUM:
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Key Stat: Barcelona have lost just one of their last 14 matches against Atletico
Expert Verdict: Barcelona were frustrated for long periods of the first leg at Camp Nou but by taking a 1-0 lead to Madrid they have Atletico just where they want them. Atletico will have to come forward in search of the equaliser and Barca's star-studded strikers are likely to pick them off on the counter-attack.
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