Champions League First Knockout Round - BVB Meets Ex-Coach Tuchel

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The pairings stand for the knockout round of the premier class: For Thomas Tuchel, Paris will meet again with BVB. A well-known duel awaits Pep Guardiola's Manchester City.

Uefa has drawn the round of 16 of the Champions League. Borussia Dortmund is dealing with Paris Saint-Germain, the team of former BVB coach Thomas Tuchel.

For Bayern, there will be a renewal of the Champions League final of 2012. The Munich team will face Chelsea, against whom they then played the "Finale dahoam" in their arena

"That is attractive," said Bayern sports director Hasan Salihamidzic: "A task that we will, of course, take on and we want to progress.

There is also a well-known duel between Real Madrid, the record holder in the Champions League, and Pep Guardiola's Manchester City. The reigning winners of the premier class Liverpool face Atlético Madrid.

RB Leipzig meets Tottenham Hotspur in the first Champions League round of 16 in its club history. José Mourinho's team played in a group with FC Bayern and qualified as second place for the knockout stage.

The meeting between Borussia Dortmund and Thomas Tuchel could be interesting because the two had not separated for the better.

After two years, Tuchel left BVB in May 2017. After that, managing director Hans-Joachim Watzke said there had been disagreements.

The first leg of the round of 16 of the Champions League will take place between February 18 and 26. The return games will follow between March 10th and 18th, 2020.

Champions League - The games at a glance:


  • Borussia Dortmund - Paris Saint-Germain
  • Real Madrid - Manchester City
  • Atalanta Bergamo - Valencia
  • Atlético - Liverpool
  • Chelsea FC - Bayern
  • Olympique Lyon - Juventus
  • Tottenham Hotspur - RB Leipzig
  • FC Barcelona - SSC Naples


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