UCL Draw: Chelsea, Man City in Tough Draw
By Samuel Victor Akpan
The draws for the knockout phase of the 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League have been made today at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
Record Champions League Real Madrid tackle English champions Manchester City while Borussia Dortmund will host French champions Paris Saint-Germain.
Holders Liverpool will travel to the Wanda Metropolitano to take on Atletico Madrid in the first leg while last season’s runner up Tottenham Hotspur will host RB Leipzig.
Fellow Premier League side Chelsea will host German champions Bayern Munich in a repeat of the 2012 final side as Italian giants Juventus will battle French side Lyon.
Barcelona will travel to Naples to take on Napoli even as fellow Italian side Atalanta will host Valencia of Spain.
The draws in full:
The first leg ties will take place between the 19th/20th and 25th/26th of February 2020 while the return leg will be played between 11th, 12th and 18th/19th of March 2020.