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Man City to take on Copenhagen, Barca face Napoli test in Champions League 

Nyon: Holders Manchester City will take on FC Copenhagen in the last 16 of theChampionsLeaguewhile Spanish heavyweights Barcelona will face Napoli.

Copenhagen, who twice met City’s rivals Manchester United in the group stage of the competition, will travel to Manchester yet again to face Pep Guardiola’s side.

The Danish team will have their work cut out against thechampions, who won all six of their group stage matches and are on an unbeaten run of 20 games in European football.

One of either the Serie A or LaLigachampionsNapoli and Barcelona will not proceed after being pitted against each other in Monday’sdrawin Nyon, Switzerland.

Another clash between Italian and Spanish sides will see last year’s finalists Inter Milan take on three-times runners-up Atletico Madrid.

Record 14-times winners Real Madrid will take on German side RB Leipzig, while English PremierLeagueleaders Arsenal have a tricky assignment against Porto and Harry Kane-led Bayern Munich face Italy’s Lazio.

FrenchchampionsParis St Germain, who scraped through a difficult group stage, come up against Spain’s Real Sociedad as they continue their hunt for a first-ever European Cup.


Arsenal v FC Porto

Barcelona v Napoli

Real Sociedad v Paris St Germain

Atletico Madrid v Inter Milan

Borussia Dortmund v PSV Eindhoven

Bayern Munich v Lazio

Manchester City v FC Copenhagen

Real Madrid v RB Leipzig


First leg: Feb. 13-14 and Feb. 20-21

Second leg: March 5-6 and March 12-13

(Published 18 December 2023, 12:25 IST)

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