UEFA Champions League Draw: PSG to Face Man Utd

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The UEFA Champions League draw for the round of 16 matches has just been conducted. The event took place in Nyon, Switzerland, and while teams like FC Barcelona and Manchester City would relatively have it easy with their opponents, teams like Liverpool, Manchester United, Atletico Madrid will have to face tougher opponents to earn their place in the quarterfinals of the competition.

Find the full list of the draw below.

UEFA champions league draw

  • Tottenham Hotspur (ENG) v Borussia Dortmund (GER)
  • Atlético Madrid (ESP) v Juventus (ITA)
  • Lyon (FRA) v Barcelona (ESP)
  • Roma (ITA) v Porto (POR)
  • Schalke (GER) v Manchester City (ENG)
  • Ajax (NED) v Real Madrid (ESP)
  • Liverpool (ENG) v Bayern München (GER)
  • Manchester United (ENG) v Paris Saint-Germain (FRA)

Leaders of each group from the group stages will first play away from home when the competition resumes in February before they head back to their home soil to play the return legs.

Facts from the Round of 16 Draw

Tottenham defeated Dortmund 3-1 at home and 2-1 at the group stage, last season.

Lyon has not defeated Barcelona in their last six meetings. Barcelona won four and drew two.

Bayern and Liverpool have not met in a competition since the 2001 UEFA Super Cup competition in Monaco. Liverpool won the match by 3 goals to 2.

Real Madrid have scored 20 goals in their last six games against Ajax.

Jurgen Klopp has faced Bayern Munchen 29 times in his coaching career.

In their last nine matches against Italian oppositions, Atletico have either won or drawn.

Dates of Matches

Round of 16 (first leg): 12th/13th and 19th/20th February 2019

Round of 16 (second leg): 5th/ 6th and 12th/13th March 2019

Quarterfinal and Semifinal draws: 15th March 2019

Quarterfinal (first  leg): 9th/10th April 2019

Quarter-finals (second leg): 16th/17th April 2019

Semi-finals (first leg) 30th April/1st May 2019

Semi-finals (second leg) 7th/8th May 2019

Final – Estadio Metropolitano, Madrid:  1st June 2019

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