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Champions League draw guide: Premier League teams to learn their knockout fate

Champions League draw guide: Liverpool, Tottenham and the Manchester giants to learn their knockout fate

  • UEFA Champions League last-16 draw will take place on 17 December 
  • You can watch LIVE coverage of Champions League last-16 draw on BT Sport 2
  • Manchester City finished top of their Champions League group
  • Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham finished runners up in their groups

After a gripping weekend of Premier League football, attention turns back to continental affairs for one last time in 2018 for the Champions League last-16 draw.

Manchester City were the only English side to finish top of their group with Liverpool, Tottenham and Manchester United being runner-ups to PSG, Barcelona and Juventus respectively. 

The winners of each of the eight Champions League groups are seeded while the runner-ups are unseeded. The eight seeded teams are drawn against the unseeded teams that are not from the same group or country. 

Sportsmail provides you with everything you need to know for the Champions League last-16 draw including date, time and channel plus who English sides and the rest can face in the next stage.

UCL group runner-ups will face the winner of each group (except if in same group or country)

When is it?

The Champions League last-16 draw will take place on Monday 17th December at UEFA’s HQ in Nyon, Switzerland. 

What time is it?

The draw will commence at 11am (GMT) followed by Europa League draw at 12pm (GMT).

How can I watch?

You can watch the last-16 draw on BT Sport 2 with coverage starting from 10:45am (GMT) and finishing 12pm (GMT). Europa League draw will follow on BT Sport 2.  

You can also live stream on the UEFA site. 

Who got knocked out? 

  • Club Bruges*
  • Monaco
  • Inter Milan*
  • PSV
  • Napoli*
  • Red Star Belgrade
  • Galatasaray*
  • Lokomotiv Moscow
  • Benfica*
  • AEK Athens
  • Shakhtar Donetsk*
  • Hoffenheim
  • Plzen*
  • CSKA Moscow
  • Valencia*
  • Young Boys 

  *Drop to Europa League last-32 

Which teams have made it to the Champions League last-16?

  • Borussia Dortmund (seeded)
  • Atletico Madrid (unseeded)
  • Barcelona (seeded)
  • Tottenham (unseeded)
  • PSG (seeded)
  • Liverpool (unseeded)
  • Porto (seeded)
  • Schalke (unseeded)
  • Bayern Munich (seeded)
  • Ajax (unseeded)
  • Manchester City (seeded)
  • Lyon (unseeded)
  • Real Madrid (seeded)
  • Roma (unseeded)
  • Juventus (seeded)
  • Manchester United (unseeded)

 

Who can Premier League sides face in last-16?  

English sides will not be able to play against each other the last-16 stage. 

Manchester City 

Potential opponents: Atletico Madrid, Schalke, Ajax, Roma

Best scenario: Schalke

Worst scenario: Atletico Madrid 

Manchester United

Potential opponents: Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona, PSG, Porto, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid

Best scenario: Porto

Worst scenario: Barcelona 

Liverpool

Potential opponents: Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona, Porto, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Juventus

Best scenario: Porto

Worst scenario: Juventus 

Tottenham 

Potential opponents: Borussia Dortmund, PSG, Porto, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Juventus

Best scenario: Porto

Worst scenario: PSG

Who the rest could face in last-16? 

  • PSG potential opponents: Manchester United, Tottenham, Schalke, Atletico Madrid, Ajax
  • Barcelona potential opponents: Manchester United, Schalke, Roma, Liverpool, Ajax, Lyon
  • Real Madrid potential opponents: Manchester United, Schalke, Tottenham, Liverpool,  Ajax, Lyon
  • Juventus potential opponents: Schalke, Atletico Madrid, Tottenham, Liverpool, Atletico Madrid, Ajax, Lyon
  • Atletico Madrid potential opponents: Porto, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Manchester City, PSG
  • Bayern Munich potential opponents: Roma, Atletico Madrid, Tottenham, Liverpool, Manchester United, Lyon
  • Borussia Dortmund potential opponents: Roma, Tottenham, Liverpool, Manchester United, Lyon
  • Ajax potential opponents: Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona, PSG, Porto,  Real Madrid, Manchester City, Juventus
  • Porto potential opponents: Roma, Atletico Madrid, Tottenham, Liverpool, Manchester United, Lyon, Ajax
  • Schalke potential opponents: Barcelona, PSG, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Juventus
  • Roma potential opponents: Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona, PSG, Porto, Manchester City, Bayern Munich
  • Lyon potential opponents: Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona, Porto, Real Madrid, Juventus, Bayern Munich

When will Champions League last-16 games start?

 The Round of 16 first leg matches will take place on February 12th, 13th, 19th and 20th, while the second leg ties will be played on March 5th, 6th, 12th and 13th.

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