It was a scintillating week in the world of European soccer, as big upsets were created. Following an eventful week in the round of 16, the quarterfinal draws were released a few minutes ago in Nyon, Switzerland.
First up, the UEFA Champions league Round of 8 draw
AJAX TO FACE JUVENTUS
LIVERPOOL TAKES ON FC PORTO
TOTTENHAM HOTSPURS TO FACE MANCHESTER CITY
MANCHESTER UNITED TO FACE FC BARCELONA
The match dates are as follows:
The first legs will be played on April 9-10, with the return games on April 16-17.
The final is scheduled for June 1 at the Metropolitano Stadium, the home of Atletico Madrid.
Next, the draws for the UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE
ARSENAL TO FACE NAPOLI
VILLAREAL TO FACE VALENCIA
BENFICA TO FACE FRANKFURT
SLAVIA PRAHA TO FACE CHELSEA
The first leg fixtures are to be played on April 11, while the return legs are billed for April 18, with the final at Baku, Azerbaijan on May 29.