UEFA Champions League draw took place on Friday 17th March 2023 in Nyon, Switzerland around 12pm.
The clubs with the biggest names still on the list include Real Madrid, Chelsea, Bayern Munich, and Manchester City.
Nonetheless, Napoli, the undisputed Serie A champions, are making waves both domestically and internationally and are worth paying special attention to.
Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester City, Napoli, AC Milan, Inter, Benfica, and Bayern Munich are the teams that are represented.
In the round of eight of the Champions League, Real Madrid will play Chelsea, and Pep Guardiola, the manager of Manchester City, will face Bayern Munich.
In their eight encounters so far, Real Madrid have defeated Chelsea twice. The most painful of such defeats was the one Chelsea suffered at this stage last season.
Rudiger and Ancelotti to make a significant return at Stamford Bridge.
The winners of the two matches will then square off in the tournament’s semi-finals.
Inter Milan will take on Benfica on the other side of the draw, while AC Milan and Napoli will face off in a thrilling all-Italian matchup.
Teams Qualified For The Quarter-finals
- Manchester City
- Real Madrid
UEFA Champions League Quarter-Finals
- Real Madrid vs Chelsea
- Benfica vs Inter Milan
- Manchester City vs Bayern Munich
- AC Milan vs Napoli
- AC Milan/Napoli vs Inter Milan/Benfica
- Real Madrid/Chelsea vs Manchester City/Bayern Munich
- Real Madrid/Chelsea/Manchester City/Bayern Munich vs AC Milan/Napoli/Inter Milan/Benfica
The opening leg will be played at home by the teams that appear first in the fixtures above.
In the quarterfinals of the Champions League, Chelsea will play Real Madrid, the current champions.
Graham Potter’s team defeated Borussia Dortmund to advance to the round of eight, while Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid defeated Liverpool.
Bayern Munich, Pep Guardiola’s old team, was drawn to face Manchester City, who are unbeaten in this season’s competition.
The semifinal matchup between Chelsea and City, if both make it that far, will be a rematch of the 2021 final, which Chelsea won by a score of 1-0.
Benfica will play Inter, and AC Milan and Napoli will square off in a Serie A rivalry.
Champions League Quarter-Finals Date
The opening matches of the quarterfinals will take place on April 11 and 12.
Tuesday, April 18, and Wednesday, April 19, will see the second legs of the match.
When is the UEFA Champions League final?
The final takes place on June 10 at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey.
Europa League Quarter-final Draw
After being paired with Sevilla in the last eight, Manchester United will face Spanish opponents for the third consecutive Europa League knockout phase.
In the round of 16, Erik ten Hag’s team defeated Real Betis 1-0 on Thursday night at the Benito Villamarin Stadium after winning the first leg 4-1 at home. Marcus Rashford scored the game’s lone goal for the Reds.
While Arsenal was eliminated last night by Sporting CP on penalties, United are the only Premier League team still in the competition.
If United wins their game against Sevilla, they will go to the semifinals to play the winner of Juventus versus Sporting CP.
Prior to the semi-finals on May 11 and May 18, the final will take place on May 31. The quarter-finals will take place on April 13 and April 20.
Europa League quarter-final draw in full
Here’s a reminder of the next round of games.
- Manchester United vs Sevilla
- Juventus vs Sporting CP
- Bayer Leverkusen vs Union SG
- Feyenoord vs AS Roma
Europa League semi-final draw in full
- Juventus or Sporting CP vs Manchester United or Sevilla
- Feyenoord or AS Roma vs Bayer Leverkusen or Union SG
Europa League key dates
- Quarter-final first legs: Thursday, April 13
- Quarter-final second legs: Thursday, April 20
- Semi-final first legs: Thursday, May 11
- Semi-final second legs: Thursday, May 18
- Final: Wednesday, May 31 (Puskas Arena Park)
When will the quarter-final take place?
April 13 and April 20 will both see quarterfinal competition. The winners of those matches will next meet in the semifinals, which will take place on May 11 and May 18, before the championship game on May 31.
Europa Conference League Quarter-Finals Draw
The quarterfinal Europa Conference League draw:
- Lech Poznan vs Fiorentina
- Basel vs Nice
- Gent vs West Ham United
- Anderlecht vs AZ
These are some dates for your calendar for the European Conference League.
- April 13: Quarter-final first legs
- April 20: Quarter-final second legs
- May 11: Semi-final first legs
- May 18: Semi-final second legs
- June 7: The Europa Conference League final