Champions League: UEFA Confirms Venue For Round-Of-16 Fixtures

UEFA have affirmed that Manchester City will have Real Madrid in the second leg of their Champions League round-of-16 tie at the Etihad.

There were worries about playing the last-16 fixtures in various nations in light of the COVID-19 surge.

In any case, the clubs who were expected to be at home – City, Bayern Munich (versus Chelsea), Juventus (versus Lyon) and Barcelona (versus Napoli) – demanded they ought to have the option to play on their own grounds, having just played the main leg away from home.

The quarter-finals, semi-finals and the finals will be played in Lisbon, Portugal.

City lead Real Madrid 2-1 in front of the arrival leg and were sharp not to give up home favorable position.

All ties will currently be played as booked, with Bayern Munich hosting Chelsea (first leg 3-0), Barcelona playing Napoli at the Camp Nou (1-1) and Juventus at home to Lyon (0-1).

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