Wednesday, 28 October

UEFA CL Draw: Liverpool v. Atletico; Man City v. Real Madrid

Sports News
Thomas Partey


Defending champions Liverpool will clash with Atletico Madrid in the Round of 16 of this season’s UEFA Champions League.

The reds will visit the Wando Metropolitan in Madrid in February 2020 for the first leg match.

The Round of 16 matches are scheduled for February 18 – 19 and February 25 – 26 (first legs) and March 10 and 11 and March 17 and 18 (second legs). 

Manchester City will also take on Real Madrid with the first leg coming off at the Santiago Bernabeau in Madrid.

Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham will host German outfit RB Leipzig at the Tottenham stadium.

Thomas Partey will be the only Ghanaian to feature in the Round of 16 for his team Atletico Madrid.

Manchester City Director of football, Txiki Begiristain, said: "It is a difficult one, of course. Real Madrid have won 13 times, so, they are the best. We want to be the best, so, we want to beat them. It is always a pleasure to go to Real Madrid and play in big stadium like the Bernabeu.”

Here are the matches:

Borussia Dortmund v. PSG

Real Madrid v. Manchester City

Atalanta v. Valencia

Atletico Madrid v. LIVERPOOL

Chelsea v. Bayern Munich

Lyon v. Juventus

Tottenahm v. RB Leipzig

Napoli v. Barcelona