By Izuchukwu Okosi
English Premier League sides were drawn against tough opposition on Monday in the Round of 16 draw of the UEFA Champions League held in Nyon, Switzerland.
English champions Chelsea who triumphed over Barcelona in the semifinals of the competition on their way to winning the title face the Spanish giants while Tottenham Hotspur will play against Juventus.
Manchester United will battle former Europa League champions Sevilla and their cross-town rivals City were pitted against FC Basel. It will be Liverpool facing Porto in the round of 16.
Holders Real Madrid will take on Paris Saint-Germain in what on paper is the biggest match on paper in the round of 16.
The first legs will be played on 13, 14, 20 and 21 February, and the second legs will be played on 6, 7, 13 and 14 March 2018.
Round of 16 Draws in Full
Juventus (ITA) v Tottenham Hotspur (ENG): 13 February & 7 March
Basel (SUI) v Manchester City (ENG): 13 February & 7 March
Porto (POR) v Liverpool (ENG): 14 February & 6 March
Real Madrid (ESP, holders) v Paris (FRA): 14 February & 6 March
Chelsea (ENG) v Barcelona (ESP): 20 February & 14 March
Bayern München (GER) v Beşiktaş (TUR): 20 February & 14 March*
Sevilla (ESP) v Manchester United (ENG): 21 February & 13 March
Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR) v Roma (ITA): 21 February & 13 March
UEFA Champions League Trivia
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) scored the most left footed goals in the Champions League this season, with 4.