Champions League quarter-final draw
The 2018/19 Champions League quarter-final draw befell on Friday, March 15th.
After Man Metropolis smashed Schalke and Liverpool beat Bayern earlier this week, it was the primary time since 2009 that England had 4 groups within the UCL quarter-final draw.
Additionally, after Arsenal and Chelsea made it via the Europe League spherical of 16 on Thursday, it was the primary time since 1971 that England have had six groups in European quarter-finals.
Six English golf equipment within the quarter-finals of European competitors for the primary time since 1970/71 season pic.twitter.com/KtEhI9EQjF
— Eurosport UK (@Eurosport_UK) March 14, 2019
The complete quarter-final draw might be seen beneath.
The quarter-final draw
Most enjoyable tie? #UCLdraw pic.twitter.com/bpkwkVKvdH
— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) March 15, 2019
Liverpool vs Porto & Man United vs Barcelona
After the draw, Manchester United and Liverpool followers have had very combined reactions.
Liverpool, final 12 months’s finalists, will play FC Porto of their quarter-final.
Whereas there isn’t any such factor as a simple sport within the UCL final eight, Porto might be the very best staff Jurgen Klopp’s aspect may have drawn.
Manchester United, nonetheless, have arguably the toughest draw as they have to tackle Spanish giants and present favourites, FC Barcelona.
Liverpool are, nonetheless, more likely to have a really robust semi-final as a result of ought to they beat Porto and Barca beat United, they’ll face Lionel Messi’s aspect within the subsequent spherical.
22 – Lionel Messi has scored 22 Champions League objectives towards English golf equipment; greater than another participant within the competitors. Devilish. pic.twitter.com/DnfOQ5fga9
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) March 15, 2019
Right here is how some Man United and Liverpool followers reacted to the draw.
Arsenal away, Chelsea away, Wolves away, PSG away and now Barca. Who’s answerable for our Cup attracts this season?? #MUFC
— farlieonfootie (@farlieonfootie) March 15, 2019
Barcelona with out Messi are nothing, however with Messi we’d have downside. #GGMU #MUFC #OleBall
— Large Angle (@Willy_Attitude) March 15, 2019
Man united vs Barcelona… Barca to the subsequent spherical #UCLdraw
— Mr Raphael (@OMONU244) March 15, 2019
Barcelona. Rattling you UEFA
— Ander Herrera (@gabbyoriel) March 15, 2019
Liverpool draw Porto in quarter finals – with winner of Barcelona v Man U if we go on…mouth-watering! Champione Liverpool!
— matthew ellis (@cdmee) March 15, 2019
Liverpool handed a stroll within the park. RIP Porto #UCLdraw
— DANI SETIAWAN (@ds205063) March 15, 2019
Porto followers proper now! pic.twitter.com/XVgo2AWglS
— I’m-a Human (@HamdyAbuElmagd) March 15, 2019
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