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Dice Cast In UEFA Champions League As Pep Guardiola Meets Old Foe Zinedine Zidane

Holders Liverpool will take on Atletico Madrid, Manchester City face Real Madrid, Chelsea draw Bayern Munich in a repeat of the 2012 final and Tottenham face RB Leipzig in the last 16 of the Champions League.

Arguably the pick of the round is Manchester City’s tie with Real Madrid as former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola faces his old foes.

Five-time winners Barcelona take on Napoli, Borussia Dortmund will play Paris St Germain and Italian champions Juventus face Lyon.

Italian club Atalanta, who qualified for the competition for the first time, will take on Valencia.

Chelsea have been drawn to play Bayern Munich and last season’s beaten finalists Tottenham will play current Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig.

The first legs will be played on February 18-19 and February 25-26, with the second legs on March 10-11 and March 17-18.

Full Draw:

Borussia Dortmund v Paris Saint-Germain

Real Madrid v Manchester City

Atalanta v Valencia

Atletico Madrid v Liverpool

Chelsea v Bayern Munich

Lyon v Juventus

Tottenham v RB Leipzig

Napoli v Barcelona

Champions League Knockout Stage – The Key Dates

February 18/19 & 25/26: Round of 16 – first leg

March 10/11 & 17/18: Round of 16 – second leg

April 7/8: Quarter-finals – first leg

April 14/15: Quarter-finals – second leg

April 28/29: Semi-finals – first leg

By Gerald Dandah

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