Champions League Last-16 Draw: Liverpool To Face Real Madrid

Champions League Last-16 Draw: Liverpool To Face Real Radrid

Jurgen Klopp side Liverpool will face current champion Real Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League in a repeat of the 2022 final.

It is a repeat of the 2022 Champions League final earlier this year that saw Madrid win a tense affair 1-0.

The two teams also played in the 2018 final, which Real Madrid won 3-1.

The other blockbuster tie of the round sees Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich face off against Paris Saint-Germain and their attacking

trident of Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar.

The French champions lost top spot on the final matchday of the group stage, thus risking a tougher draw like this one.

Tottenham Hotspur will face off against Italian champions AC Milan whilst London rivals

Chelsea will meet Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund, meaning a return to his former club for American forward Christian Pulisic.

Elsewhere, Premier League champions Manchester City will take on RB Leipzig from Germany.

The first-leg last-16 matches will be played on February 14/15/21/22,

with the second legs played on March 7/8/14/15.

The final will take place on June 10, 2023 at Istanbul’s Ataturk Olympic Stadium.


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The clash between 14-time champions Real Madrid and Liverpool comes less than a year after Vinicius Junior’s goal decided the 2022 final between the two sides.

As well as the 2018 final, Real also beat Liverpool in the 2021 quarter-finals, drawing 0-0 at Anfield after a 3-1 home win.

Bayern and PSG met in the 2021 quarter-finals too, with the Ligue 1 side advancing on away goals after a 3-3 aggregate score.

PSG missed out on top spot in their group after Benfica won 6-1 in their last match to edge the head-to-head record on away goals.


RB Leipzig v Manchester City

Club Brugge v SL Benfica

Liverpool v Real Madrid

AC Milan v Tottenham Hotspur

Eintracht Frankfurt v Napoli

Borussia Dortmund v Chelsea

Internazionale v Porto

Paris Saint-Germain v Bayern Munich

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