UEFA Champions League quarter-final draw

UEFA Champions Leage quarter-final draw

Barcelona (ESP) v Roma (ITA)
Sevilla (ESP) v Bayern München (GER)
Juventus (ITA) v Real Madrid (ESP, holders)
Liverpool (ENG) v Manchester City (ENG)

Draw facts

The final time Barcelona visited, Roma scored one of their excellent European goals

The final time Barcelona visited, Roma scored one of their excellent European goals

Barcelona (ESP) v Roma (ITA)
1st leg: 4 April, 2nd leg: 10 April

  • 4 prior UEFA meetings:
    1 Barcelona win
    1 Roma win
    2 draws
  • Most new confront came in a 2015/16 organisation stage, a Spanish side winning 6-1 in a Camp Nou with Lionel Messi and Luis Suárez both scoring twice.
  • Barcelona are 12 matches dominant opposite Italian sides during a Camp Nou (W9 D3).
  • Lionel Messi has 12 goals in 19 games opposite Serie A antithesis during a rate of one each 136 minutes.
Quarter-final classics from down a years

Quarter-final classics from down a years

Sevilla (ESP) v Bayern München (GER)
1st leg: 3 April, 2nd leg: 11 April

  • These clubs have never met before in UEFA competition.
  • Bayern have mislaid on their final 5 trips to Spain; Sevilla have never mislaid during home to visitors from Germany (W7 D4).
  • Sevilla overcame German antithesis in 4 of their 5 UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League-winning campaigns.
2017 final highlights

2017 final highlights

Juventus (ITA) v Real Madrid (ESP, holders)
1st leg: 3 April, 2nd leg: 11 April

  • 19 prior meetings:
    8 Juventus wins
    9 Real Madrid wins
    2 draws
  • A repeat of final season’s final, when Madrid won 4-1 in Cardiff.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo has 7 goals in 5 matches opposite Juventus – one each 64 minutes.
  • Juve have won a teams’ final 4 two-legged knockout ties on aggregate, including their 2014/15 semi-final – a final time Madrid were knocked out of a competition.
  • The Bianconeri have won 6 of a sides’ 7 many new meetings in Turin.

Liverpool (ENG) v Manchester City (ENG)
1st leg: 4 April, 2nd leg: 10 April

Liverpool applaud January's 4-3 win opposite City

Liverpool applaud January’s 4-3 win opposite City©Getty Images

  • The span have never met before in UEFA competition.
  • In domestic fixtures Liverpool have dominated, recording 87 wins to City’s 45, with 46 draws.
  • City have won usually one of their final 8 encounters with Liverpool in all competitions, losing five. The Reds are a usually organisation to kick Pep Guardiola’s charges in this season’s Premier League.
  • Raheem Sterling scored 18 goals in 95 Premier League appearances for Liverpool between 2012 and 2015; James Milner was a member of Manchester City’s title-winning squads in 2012 and 2014.

How a pull worked

NSC Olimpiyskyi Stadium

NSC Olimpiyskyi Stadium©Getty Images

It was an open draw: there were no seeds, and teams could play a bar from their organisation or any side from their possess association. Final envoy Andriy Shevchenko comparison a balls.

The highway to Kyiv

3/4 April: Quarter-finals, initial leg
10/11 April: Quarter-finals, second leg
13 April: Semi-final and final draw
24/25 April: Semi-finals, initial leg
1/2 May: Semi-finals, second leg
26 May: Final (NSC Olimpiyski, Kyiv)

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