Bengaluru, Dec 12: The UEFA Champions League (UCL) 2016 round of 16 draws took place today, December 12 at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
A total of 8 group winners and 8 runners-up sides were placed in the draw and legendary Dutch footballer Ruud Gullit and UEFA general secretary Giorgio Marchetti took the stage to conduct the draw.
Let us have a look at the group winners:
Arsenal (Group A), Napoli (B), Barcelona (C), Atlético Madrid (D), Monaco (E), Borussia Dortmund (F), Leicester City (G), Juventus (H).
The group runners-up
Paris Saint-Germain (A), Benfica (B), Manchester City (C), Bayern München (D), Bayer Leverkusen (E), Real Madrid (F), Porto (G), Sevilla (H)
The UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Draw:
Manchester City (England) Vs AS Monaco (France)
Real Madrid (Spain) Vs Napoli (Italy)
Benfica (Portugal) Vs Borussia Dortmund (Germany)
Bayern Munich (Germany) Vs Arsenal (England)
FC Porto (Portugal) Vs Juventus (Italy)
Bayer Leverkusen (Germany) Vs Atletico Madrid (Spain)
Paris Saint-Germain (France) Vs FC Barcelona (Spain)
Sevilla (Spain) Vs Leicester City (England)
The official tweet from UEFA Champions League Twitter handle read:
The first leg of the round of 16 matches will be played on February 14, 15 and February 21, 22. The second legs will be played on March 7, 8 and March 14,15