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Champions League draw sees Mourinho pressure build

Champions League draw sees Mourinho pressure build

News, ReportingWeek2, Sport
Chelsea will once again face Paris Saint Germain in the first knockout round of the Champions League, following the draw for the last 16 in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday. The draw saw just three English clubs take part, due to Manchester United's early exit at the hands of Wolfsburg last week. Manchester City were drawn with Dynamo Kyiv in what seems to be a reasonable tie for Pellegrini's side. In stark comparison, Chelsea and Arsenal were drawn against heavyweights PSG and Barcelona respectively. Recent results have seen Chelsea remain in a precarious position in the lower half of the Premier League table, and the prospect of facing the French champions in a Champions League tie will have done nothing to alleviate the pressure on Mourinho. Chelsea played PSG in the competition last
Controller of ITV Sport on best and worst moments — and life after the Champions League

Controller of ITV Sport on best and worst moments — and life after the Champions League

Media, Sport, Student
In a glimpse behind the scenes of some of the country’s biggest broadcasters, Mark Demuth shares his experiences at the BBC and ITV. He discusses what ITV really think about losing the Champions League and what it's like to work with Roy Keane. Reporter and interviewer: Kait Borsay  Cameras: Cristiana Ferrauti and Jipsa George Video editor: Cristiana Ferrauti Sub editor: Jaideep Vaidya Mark Demuth, Controller of ITV Sport, Production, joined students of the University of Westminster for an hour-long Harrow Conversation in March. From Fleet Street to the BBC and ITV, Demuth offers valuable insight into the profession. From his early career at Hayters Sport Agency to becoming a producer for the BBC, programme director for Radio Solent and the first editor of the award-winning Ma