UEFA has confirmed that the round of 16 first leg match between Mönchengladbach and Manchester City will now take place in Budapest.
This follows new strict rules imposed by the German government because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“UEFA can confirm that the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Borussia VfL 1900 Mönchengladbach and Manchester City FC will now take place at the Puskás Aréna in Budapest.
“The date of the match (24 February 2021) and kick-off time (21:00CET) will remain the same.
“UEFA would like to thank Borussia VfL 1900 Mönchengladbach and Manchester City FC for their close cooperation and support, as well as the Hungarian Football Federation for their assistance and agreeing to host the match in question.”
This will be the second match to be played at the grounds, following the rescheduling of RB Leipzig vs Liverpool clash.
⚽ Mönchengladbach vs Man City
📅 24 February 2021
🏟️ Puskás Aréna