Champions League Round of 16 Draw
- Holders Bayern will take on Italian side Lazio
- Last season’s finalists PSG will battle with Barcelona
- Chelsea face acid-test against Atletico Madrid while Manchester City take on German side Borussia Monchegladbach
Reigning champions Bayern Munich will take on Italian side Lazio in the knockout stages of the Champions League.
Premier League sides Chelsea and Liverpool have been dealt tricky Champions League last-16 ties against Atletico Madrid and RB Leipzig, while Barcelona have been drawn against Paris Saint-Germain in a mouthwatering showdown.
Manchester City have been paired with Borussia Monchengladbach as they bid to reach the quarter-finals for a fourth-straight season with Pep Guardiola continue to chase the elusive trophy for the blue side of Manchester.
Jurgen Klopp will make a trip back to Germany where he spent years with Borussia Dortmund as he aims to get past RB Leipzig reached the last-16 courtesy of their 3-2 win over Manchester United in their Group H decider – a result that saw Liverpool’s great rivals crash out.
Barcelona vs PSG will be another entertaining encounter that will see Neymar return to the Nou Camp for the first time since leaving Barca for PSG in the summer of 2017 for a world-record £198million.
The Catalans continue to struggle this season with all eyes set to be on Lionel Messi whose time at the Nou Camp continues to remain a mystery with the French Champions continue to mill around his signature next summer.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus side have been drawn against FC Porto with Andrea Pirlo hoping to land the prestigious prize that has seen his predecessors shown the door.
Last-16 draw in full
Runners-up will play at home first with dates and times of games to be confirmed…
Gladbach v Man City
Lazio v Bayern
Atletico v Chelsea
Leipzig v Liverpool
Porto v Juventus
Barcelona v PSG
Sevilla v Dortmund
Atalanta v Real Madrid