It is finally time to sit down and watch the best 16 clubs in Europe take on each other in the knockout stage of the UEFA Champions League.
The round of 16 kicks off on Tuesday with two matches, and there have been a fair share of predictions that have been made about those matches already
While I may not be predicting each match in this article, I make 16 bold predictions about the Champions League knockout stage.
These bold predictions include ones about the performance of not only the 16 clubs involved in the knockout stage but the individual players involved in the competition as well.
Here are the 16 bold predictions for the knockout stage of the 2012-13 edition of the UEFA Champions League.