The Champions League quarter-finals draw: dates, matches and teams
Posted On March 18, 2021
The Champions League quarter-finals draw will take place in Switzerland on Friday.
Three clubs in the Premier League are eagerly awaiting their fate after qualifying safely to the quarter-finals.
Manchester City are favorites to lift the trophy after overcoming Borussia Monchengladbach in the previous round.
Liverpool and Chelsea have qualified as well, and the three clubs will be eager for a favorable draw.
However, in proportion to Europe’s top club competition, the recent quarter-final squad is strong.
Porto is seen as an outsider but should not be underestimated after Juventus were defeated in the Round of 16.
The dream draw, which Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel dreams of, will undoubtedly be a tie with former Borussia Dortmund.
Bayern Munich is the team everyone wants to avoid given their performance in Europe this season.
The Champions League quarter-finals draw
The quarter-finals squad is as follows:
City of Manchester
There are no rankings or country protections at this stage of the competition, so teams from the same leagues can face each other.
Relationships will be numbered 1-4 for the next semifinal lottery. A draw will also be held to determine the “home team” in the final for administrative reasons.
What are the key dates for the Champions League?
The first confrontations: April 6/7.
Round two: April 13-14.
The first confrontations: 27/28 April.
The second confrontations: 4/5 May.
May 29 – Ataturk Olympic Stadium, Istanbul.