The quarter-final and semi-final draws for the Champions League have been made public.
In Nyon, Switzerland, the Champions League final knockout stages were drawn, and some intriguing matches have emerged ahead of the final in Paris.
Chelsea will face Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals following the Uefa draw in Nyon, in a repetition of last season’s semi-final.
Chelsea were given a fright when Burak Yilmaz scored a penalty for Lille in the second leg of their last-16 contest, but goals from Christian Pulisic and Cesar Azpilicueta gave the Blues a 2-1 triumph on the night and a comfortable 4-1 aggregate victory.
The Champions League quarter-finals have been drawn:
Real Madrid vs. Chelsea
Atletico Madrid vs. Manchester City
Benfica versus Liverpool:
Villarreal vs. Bayern Munich
Madrid will face the winner of the clash between Manchester City and Atletico Madrid if they advance. What about the other match, which pits Benfica and Liverpool against Villarreal and Bayern Munich?
What are your thoughts on the UEFA Champions League quarter-final draws? Do you think Thomas Tuchel’s team will make it to the competition’s semi-finals?