The draw for the round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League 2021/22 will be until next Monday, but the PSG, the team led by Mauricio Pochettino, already knows who his possible rivals are at the start of the KO rounds.
As they finished second in their group, their potential opponents are all the seeds that are not from their country. Ah! And neither can they cross with Manchester City, which was the leader in its sector.
THE POSSIBLE RIVALS OF PSG IN THE EIGHTH
- Real Madrid.
- Bayern Munich.
- Manchester United.
✘ Manchester City ruled out: same group.
✘ Lille ruled out: same country.
In short, whatever happens, PSG will face a high-risk tie. They are pure giants, pure clubs with a tremendous history in top-level football. And several of them, like Liverpool, Ajax and Bayern Munich, are competing at a very high level. As between now and February / March, which is when these crashes will start, many things can happen.
Undefeated data. PSG is coming off their two best performances in the UEFA Champions League. In 2020, finalists. And in 2021, semifinals. With Lionel Messi they will try to break their European drought.
Did you know…? Lionel messi He has not played in a UEFA Champions League final since 2015. Despite his great performance in the last five years, the Argentine genius has missed the most important match