UEFA Champions League Last 16 draw 2023-24 infographic
Graphic shows draw for the UEFA Champions League Last 16, with a summary of 2023-24 finishes and previous best performances.


UEFA Champions League Last 16 draw 2023-24

By Chris Dinsdale

December 18, 2023 - The draw for the Last 16 in the UEFA Champions League has taken place in Nyon, Switzerland, as the tournament reaches the knockout stages. The draw pits defending champions Manchester City against FC Copenhagen, while 14-time winners Real Madrid face Red Bull Leipzig. Elsewhere ties of the round include 2023 finalists Internazionale against Atletico Madrid, and Arsenal, Barcelona and Bayern Munich facing Porto, Napoli and Lazio respectively. The matches begin February 14-15.

The 2023-24 UEFA Champions League is the 32nd season of Europe’s primary club football tournament.

English Premier League heavyweights Manchester City are the defending champions after victory over Internazionale in last season’s final to win the title for the first time.

The final will be played at London’s Wembley Stadium on June 1, 2024.

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.

PUBLISHED: 18/12/2023; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images