The Champions League 2019-2020 season is set to restart after 4 months of pause due to Covid-19, as quarter-final, semi-final as well as final draws were held in Nyon.
As a result of draws, we have some powerful matches ahead. And, it’s worth noting that Leipzig and Atlético, Atalanta and PSG haven’t played against each other before.
Speaking about the results of draws, PSG coach, Tuchel had some thought to share. According to his words, Atalanta is a spectacular team which scores lots of goals. He added: “We must be ready and play with caution. We are in the quarterfinals and we want to win. ”
Atletico coach, Diego Simeone thinks his team has 50% chance against Leipzig. As he mentioned,Atletico will face a team which performs quite well, paying and fighting on the top positions during the whole season. He underlined the fast playing style of the German team, adding that they will get ready for the match the best way possible.
Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola noted that first of all they need to think about the match ageist Real Madrid (round of 16), or else they will be out of the Champions League.
Here are the results of the draws.
Real Madrid / Man City vs Lyon / Juventus
Leipzig vs Atlético
Napoli / Barcelona vs Chelsea / Bayern
Atalanta vs PSG
Winner QF 1 vs Winner QF 3
Winner QF 2 vs Winner QF 4
Winner SF 2 vs Winner SF 1
Second legs of round of 16 are set on 7–8 August. Here are the quarter-finals confirmed dates:
12 August – Atalanta vs PSG
13 August – Leipzig vs Atlético
4 August – Napoli / Barcelona vs Chelsea / Bayern
15 August – Real Madrid / Man City vs Lyon / Juventus
Dates of semi-finals and the final are the followings:
18–19 August: Semi-finals
23 August: Final
Check out also the list of all the Champions League winners here.