NYON (REUTERS) – Manchester United have been drawn to meet Barcelona in the quarter-finals of the Champions League – a repeat of the 2009 final which Lionel Messi’s Barca won 2-0.
The draw was made at European football’s governing body Uefa’s headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland on Friday (March 15).
Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur will face off in an all-English Premier League clash while Liverpool, the fourth English representatives, will face Porto in a repeat of last year’s last 16 tie which they won 5-0 on aggregate.
Juventus, who ousted Atletico Madrid with the help of a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick on Tuesday, were drawn against Ajax Amsterdam, who are back in the last eight after a 16-year absence.
United, initially drawn away, will play at home in the first leg to avoid a clash with City, who host Spurs in their second leg.
Ajax Amsterdam v Juventus
Liverpool v Porto
Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester City
Barcelona v Manchester United
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