Madrid-Liverpool, PSG-Bayern in Champions League last-16

Manchester City were coupled with Leipzig, and also Chelsea were attracted to deal with Borussia Dortmund in Premier Organization vs Bundesliga clashes

Actual Madrid will certainly play Liverpool in the round of 16 of the Champions Organization in a rematch of in 2015’s last.

Madrid defeated Liverpool in both the 2018 and also 2022 finals and also both titans will certainly reunite in February after being paired in Monday’s draw, which likewise matched Paris Saint-Germain versus Bayern Munich. That’s a rematch of the 2020 last, which the Germans won.

PSG obtained a hit draw at this phase for the 2nd straight period. The French champ’s pursuit for an initial European title was finished in March by Karim Benzema’s spectacular late hat technique for ultimate champ Madrid.

PSG was unseeded in this draw and also left subjected to encountering Bayern due to the fact that a stoppage-time objective for Benfica in a 6-1 win recently at Maccabi Haifa indicated the Portuguese club covered their team.

Benfica was compensated Monday with a pairing versus Club Brugge, the 15th-ranked group in the draw.

The lowest-ranked group, air conditioning Milan, will certainly go to residence versus Tottenham in the initial leg in its go back to the Champions Organization ko rounds after a nine-year space.

Manchester City was coupled with Leipzig, and also Chelsea was attracted to deal with Borussia Dortmund in Premier Organization vs. Bundesliga clashes.

Napoli, the leading racking up group in the team phase, will certainly play Eintracht Frankfurt, and also Inter Milan goes to residence initially versus Porto.

Groups from the very same nation or that played each various other in the team phase might not be combined with each other in the round of 16.

First-leg video games are played from Feb. 14-22. Return video games are from March 7-15.

The uncommonly long haul of greater than 3 months in between the team and also ko phases was brought on by the Globe Mug in Qatar being played in November and also December.

The busy period indicated the six-round team phase began earlier than common in September and also was finished in simply 9 weeks.

Back to top button