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Champions League & Europa League draws

Last 16 second leg dates

Tuesday 7 March 2023

Benfica vs Club Brugge
Chelsea vs Borussia Dortmund

Wednesday 8 March 2023

Tottenham vs AC Milan
Bayern Munich vs PSG

Tuesday 14 March 2023

Manchester City vs RB Leipzig
FC Porto vs Inter

Wednesday 15 March 2023

Real Madrid vs Liverpool
Napoli vs Eintracht Frankfurt

Last 16 first leg dates

Tuesday 14 February 2023

AC Milan vs Tottenham
PSG vs Bayern Munich

Wednesday 15 February 2023

Club Brugge vs Benfica
Borussia Dortmund vs Chelsea

Tuesday 21 February 2023

Liverpool vs Real Madrid
Eintracht Frankfurt vs Napoli

Wednesday 22 February 2023

RB Leipzig vs Manchester City
Inter vs FC Porto

Champions League dates confirmed

Liverpool will face Real Madrid in the Champions League last 16 in what will be a repeat of last year’s final.

The Premier League side finished second in their group and will therefore host the first of the two legs.

Liverpool vs Real Madrid will take place at Anfield on Tuesday 21 February.

The return leg will be held at Madrid’s Santiago Bernabéu Stadium on Wednesday 15 March.

Klopp reacts to Champions League draw

Providing his reaction after the Champions League draw to Liverpoolfc.comJurgen Klopp said: “The first thing that we can say about this draw is it is proper Champions League. This is a tie that speaks for itself and one that we should all be excited about.

“I know we have played Real Madrid in a couple of recent finals but it is not so often that our two clubs have met in a two-legged tie so now we can look forward to this happening.

“Real’s European record is the best around. We know this. But we also know that ours is not too bad. On top of this, we know that we have Anfield and everyone knows what this means.

“It is a really good draw. A really exciting draw. The games themselves are still a few months away but it does not take a great deal of imagination to think what the atmosphere will be like at both games.

“There is a lot of football to be played before this, of course, so we will focus on each game as it comes but yes, this draw has given us something special to look forward to.”

Can teams from the same country face each other in last 16?

No side can face another team from the same national association.

Clubs cannot face opponents they met during the group stage, either. That led to the limitations we saw in the draw earlier, which are lifted from the quarter-final stage.

Last 16 draw in full

If you’ve been busy at work, here’s a reminder of today’s last 16 Champions League draw:

RB Leipzig vs Manchester City

Club Brugge vs Benfica

Liverpool vs Real Madrid

AC Milan vs Tottenham Hotspur

Eintracht Frankfurt vs Napoli

Borussia Dortmund vs Chelsea

Inter Milan vs FC Porto

PSG vs Bayern Munich

There are some fascinating ties in there!


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