Champions League Draw: Barcelona to face Atletico Madrid, PSG meet Manchester City

Champions League holders Barcelona will play Atletico Madrid in the quarter-finals next month.

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The two La Liga sides met in the last eight of the 2013-2014 competition, with Atletico winning 2-1 on aggregate before eventually losing to Real Madrid in that year’s final.

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Barca responded with victory in last season’s competition, while Atletico lost out to Carlo Ancelotti’s Real team at the quarter-final stage.

French champions Paris Saint-Germain will take on Manchester City in the other standout tie of the round, with Laurent Blanc’s men continuing their pursuit of four major trophies this season.

First-time quarter-finalists Wolfsburg will play Real Madrid – now managed by Zinedine Zidane – over two legs following Friday’s draw in Nyon.

Meanwhile, Bayern Munich’s reward for their thrilling comeback against Juventus in the last-16 is a tie against Benfica.

Champions League quarter-final draw in full:

Wolfsburg v Real Madrid

Bayern Munich v Benfica

Barcelona v Atletico Madrid

Paris Saint-Germain v Manchester City

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