Defending champions Chelsea are set to play the tournament’s most successful side of all time in Real Madrid in the Uefa Champions League quarter-finals.

Villarreal, after their stunning win against Juventus, have been drawn to face Bayern Munich, while Manchester City will be the next opponents from the same city for Atletico Madrid.

Six-time winners Liverpool will take on Benfica.

The quarter-final first legs are to be played April 5 and 6, with the second leg matches scheduled for April 12 and 13. The semi-final first legs will be played April 26 and 27, second legs on May 3 and 4.

The final will be played at Stade de France in Paris on Saturday, May 28.


Chelsea (ENG) v Real Madrid (ESP) 

Manchester City (ENG) v Atletico Madrid (ESP)

Villarreal (ESP) v Bayern Munich (GER)

Benfica (POR) v Liverpool (ENG)


Manchester City or Atletico Madrid v Chelsea or Real Madrid

Benfica or Liverpool v Villarreal or Bayern Munich

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