City to face Real Madrid in last 16 of Champions League

By Ric Turner, Mon 16 December 2019 13:28

City to face Real Madrid in last 16 of Champions LeagueBlues handed tough tie after winning Group C

Manchester City will face Real Madrid in the last sixteen of the Champions League following Monday's draw in Nyon.

The Blues won their qualifying group, so will have home advantage in the second leg, which will be played at The Etihad on 17th March 2020. The first leg at the Bernarbeu is scheduled for 26th February.

Zinedine Zidane’s side reached the knockout stage after finishing runners-up behind Paris Saint-Germain in Group A and are currently second in La Liga.

The two sides have met on four previous occasions, with Madrid winning twice and the other two games ending in draws.

Draw in full:

Borussia Dortmund v Paris St-Germain

Real Madrid v Manchester City

Atalanta v Valencia

Atletico Madrid v Liverpool

Chelsea v Bayern Munich

Lyon v Juventus

Tottenham v RB Leipzig

Napoli v Barcelona