Champions League draw sets up 3 English-German pairs in last 16

ASSOCIATED PRESS
NYON, Switzerland
Published 17.12.2018 14:44
The group formations are shown on an electronic panel after the drawing of the games for the Champions League 2018/19 Round of 16, at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018. (AFP Photo)
The group formations are shown on an electronic panel after the drawing of the games for the Champions League 2018/19 Round of 16, at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018. (AFP Photo)

Three English teams will take on three German teams in the last 16 of the Champions League.

Liverpool was paired with Bayern Munich in Monday's draw, while Manchester City will play Schalke and Tottenham will face Bundesliga leader Borussia Dortmund.

Also, three-time defending champion Real Madrid will first play at Ajax, while Barcelona was drawn with Lyon.

In other matches, Manchester United will play French leader Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus will take on Atletico Madrid and Porto will play Roma.

The first legs will be played from Feb. 12-20, with the second legs scheduled between March 5-13.

The final is on June 1 at Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid.

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