Champions League quarter-final and semi-final draw announced


Bayern Munich will face Barcelona or Napoli within the quarter-finals of the Champions League, if they are able to shield their 3 function lead in opposition to Chelsea of their closing 16 moment leg recreation.

The Champions League will resume in August after being halted in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic with a ‘Final Eight’ event being held in Lisbon after the rest second-leg video games from the closing 16 ties are determined.

UEFA held the draw for the one-leg quarter-finals and semi-finals at their headquarters in Nyon on Friday.

Two quarter-finals have been set through the draw with Germany’s RB Leipzig dealing with Atletico Madrid and Italian membership Atalanta up in opposition to Paris St Germain.

The remainder of the draw will depend on the end result of the second-leg ties within the closing 16.

Barca drew 1-1 at Napoli within the first leg and will host the Serie A facet on the Nou Camp on Aug. 7 or 8.

Bayern Munich are sturdy favourites to make the closing 8 having overwhelmed Chelsea 3-Zero at Stamford Bridge within the first leg in their tie.

Real Madrid or Manchester City will face Olympique Lyonnais or Juventus.

City lead Real 2-1 heading into the go back leg on the Etihad Stadium in Manchester whilst Lyon shield a one function lead after they commute to stand Juve in Turin.

The trail to the semi-finals opens up the potential of Pep Guardiola dealing with his outdated membership Barcelona if each groups development to the closing 4.



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