Apart from Villarreal and Atalanta, teams that have qualified for the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League have been confirmed.
It has been a hard outing for the Spanish side and apart from Real Madrid who sailed through without too much hustle, Atletico Madrid had to wait until the final group game to beat Porto with Barcelona and Sevilla sent to the Europa League.
But when will these teams learn their next-round opponents?
- Qualified Teams
Group winners: Manchester City, Liverpool, Ajax, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Manchester United, Juventus, Lille.
Runners-up: Paris Saint-Germain, Atletico Madrid, Sporting Club de Portugal, Internazionale, Chelsea, Benfica, Salzburg, Villarreal/Atalanta.
Group winners will be drawn against runners-up.
N/B: No team can be drawn with the winner or runner-up from their group, nor can they face any team from the same country.
- When is the draw?
The draw will be made on Monday, December 13, 2021, and will take place at UEFA’s headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
- Round of 16 Fixtures
The first leg ties will take place across February 5/16/22/23 February, while the second legs will be played across March 8/9/15/16.