UEFA Champions League Quarter-final draw 2022-23
March 17, 2023 -
The draw for the quarter-finals in the UEFA Champions League has taken place in Nyon, Switzerland. In four highly anticipated contests Chelsea face 14-time winners Real Madrid for the second successive season, Benfica and Internazionale clash, Josep Guardiola’s Manchester City aim to continue their hunt for a first title against imperious Bayern Munich, and AC Milan take on high-flying Napoli in an all-Italian encounter. The first leg takes place on April 11/12, with the return leg on April 18/19.
The 2022-23 UEFA Champions League is the 31st season of Europe’s primary club football tournament.
Real Madrid are defending champions having defeated Liverpool in the 2022 final. Victory for the La Liga heavyweights extended their record as the most successful club in European Cup history, with 14 titles, ahead of AC Milan (7), Bayern Munich (6) and Liverpool (6).
The UEFA Champions League is contested by the highest ranked teams of the strongest UEFA national associations. It is the top club competition in European football and one of the most prestigious tournaments in the world. The Champions League final is the most watched annual sporting event worldwide.