In the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, today at noon were drawn eightfinals in Champions League. Derby duels of this phase is between PSG and Chelsea or Manchester City and Barcelona, and also interesting duel will be between the finalists of 1997 – Juventus and Borussia.
The drawing was semi direct, because of the teams from same country do not meet each other in eight final, as well as teams that played each other in the group stage. These rules will not apply when are dragged quarterfinal and semifinal doubles.
PSG – Chelsea
Manchester City – Barcelona
Bayer Leverkusen – Atletico Madrid
Juventus – Borussia Dortmund
Schalke – Real Madrid
Shakhtar – Bayern Munich
Arsenal – Monaco
Basel – Porto
first matches of eighthfinal will be played on 17, 18, 24 and 25 February and the second legs will be two weeks later. The final in the Champions League will be played on 6. June the Olympic Stadium in Berlin.
Title defenders are Real Madrid, with 10 Champions league titles.