UEFA Champions League: The UCL has reached the business end, eight teams from Europe’s top football league have fought their battles and reached the quarter-final of the prestigious tournament.
Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Villareal, Benfica, and Atletico Madrid are the eight teams remaining after the Round-of-16.
The UEFA Champions League’s draw took place on Friday.
Here is the list of matches that will be played at the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals:
Quarter Final 1: Chelsea Vs Real Madrid
Quarter Final 2: Manchester City Vs Atletico Madrid
Quarterfinal 3: Villareal Vs Bayern Munich
Quarter Final 4: Benfica Vs Liverpool
The Semi-final 1 will be played between winners of QF-2 (Manchester City Vs Atletico Madrid) and winners of QF-1 (Chelsea Vs Real Madrid). Whereas the Semifinal 2 will be played between winners of QF-3 (Villareal Vs Bayern Munich) and winners of QF-4 (Benfica Vs Liverpool).
The first legs of this year’s Champions League quarter-finals will take place on April 5 and 6, with return matches scheduled for April 12 and 13. This draw will also determine the team’s paths for the semi-finals – meaning that this will be the last draw for 2021-22.
Meanwhile, UEFA, the governing body of European football, has decided to shift the final of the Champion League out of St. Petersburg, Russia due to the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. The final will now be played at Stade de France in Saint-Denis, France.