Man Utd and Liverpool land horror last 16 draws against PSG and Bayern

first_imgPSG have not hidden their ambition of translating their domestic domination in France to European glory.And new boss Thomas Tuchel found a way of winning a group including Liverpool and Napoli in the first stage.The French champions will be favourites heading into the tie, although victory would keep alive Mourinho’s ambition of becoming the first manager to win the trophy with three different sides.Klopp will know plenty about his side’s rivals after his spells fighting with Bayern in his native  land.latest man utd news ExclusiveMUFF SAIDOwner of The Fishy Muff takeaway in Donegal reveals business is boomingVideoJAW DROPPINGKerry woman goes viral after very Irish reaction to shark sighting at Oz beachHAIR OF THE DODGELaugh-out-loud (and revolting) pics show the fun fur-covered blokes haveFRED PUZZLEMystery of Labrador dog that lives at Aras an Uachtarain finally solvedVideoTOTS TV7 times kids caused absolute chaos on live TV – from hijacking a news report to PEEING on This MorningNo kidding aroundParents share their kids’ laugh-out-loud comebacks but some are so brutal they’ll make you winceSign of the timesFrom paralysis cheese to adulteress meat… The world’s worst translation fails revealedCOP A LOAD OF HERPolice officer on The Chase hailed ‘wife material’ by viewers who joke she can ‘stop and search me’BUSINESS TIMEWomen reveal the cheeky ways they let their boyfriends know they’re in the mood for sexBLOOMING MADThe worst ever gardening fails… from spray-painted lawns to flower displays in TOILETS6 Harry Kane and Co will face the Bundesliga giants in the next roundCredit: Getty Images – GettyThe Anfield chief was Dortmund manager when they lost to Bayern at Wembley in the 2013 Final.And he will not need to be told of the pressure Croatian coach Niko Kovac is already under with Munich nine points adrift of Dortmund after a troubled season.German champions Bayern, though, still can boast the likes of Manuel Neuer, Jerome Boateng, Mats Hummels, David Alaba, Thomas Muller, Arjen Robben and Robert Lewandowski and will be a real threat to Klopp’s men.The is one of three Anglo-German last 16 ties, with  City boss Pep Guardiola likely to be satisfied with his draw against a side currently a lowly 13th in the Bundesliga, just three points above the drop zone.6 Pep Guardiola’s won four out of their six group stage gamesCredit: ReutersSchalke do have a number of former Prem players in their ranks, including City old boy Matija Nastasic and ex-Spurs midfielders Nabil Bentaleb.Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is used to crossing swords with Dortmund, with meetings in both the Europa League and Champions League in recent seasons.Spurs lost the first two meetings but gained revenge last term as Harry Kane led them to a 3-1 Wembley win then a 2-1 victory in Dortmund.Tottenham won their group and sent the Germans into the Europa League.6 English youngster Jadon Sancho, 18, will come up against TottenhamCredit: Getty – ContributorNew England starlet Jadon Sancho will be one of the threats unleashed by Dortmund chief Lucien Favre.Former Barcelona marksman Paco Alcacer looks set to be a real danger alongside Mario Gotze and Marco Reus.But Spurs, who are hopeful of being able to play the first leg at their new stadium, will believe they can progress into the last eight as the “Road to Madrid 19” begins in earnest.Elsewhere, the pick of the other last 16 ties sees Cristiano Ronaldo returning to Madrid with his new Juventus side but taking on Diego Simeone’s Atletico, who have the chance to place the final in their new Wanda Metropolitano home.6 Cristiano Ronaldo and Co will take on Atletico Madrid in the next roundCredit: Getty – ContributorSpeaking of Liverpool’s clash against Bayern, Klopp said: “It is a good draw. It will be difficult. They [Bayern] are obviously a top side. For me it is nice, going to Germany.”We have a lot of time to prepare for the game and hopefully we have all our players available then.”The history of Bayern to make a difference? I don’t know. This is a different Bayern than the one I played. We all know the stadium, the atmosphere will be great.”We obviously know more about German football than any other league but in the end, the boys have to decide on the pitch.”Bayern and Liverpool are two of the world’s biggest clubs for sure. They have dominated the German league in the best period of German football.”It is obviously a long time since I last faced them in a competitive game, so I am looking forward to it.”Most read in sportRacing TipsHOT OFF THE PRESSDon’t miss The Sun’s each-way thief and NAPs for today right hereMIXED DOUBLESTennis legends Boris Becker and Bjorn Borg set sail with partners in IbizaPicturedHARRY’S HEROES Kane says goodbye to Tottenham team-mates Vertonghen and VormLive Bloggunners newsArsenal transfer news LIVE – Latest updates from the EmiratesBULLSEYEDimitri van den Bergh smashes Gary Anderson 18-10 to scoop £150k pot in finalLive BlogUNITED LATESTMan Utd transfer news LIVE: All the gossip and updates from Old TraffordLive BlogTRANSFER NEWS LIVESalah admits he could LEAVE Liverpool, how Sancho will fit in Utd XILive Blogblues newsChelsea transfer news LIVE – Latest updates from Stamford BridgeRevealedFORTUNE TELLERIncredible Hawkeye blunder saved Villa’s lives – but Smith says it was karmaNEXT SEASONAaron Connolly says ‘see you next year’ after scoring goal to end seasonMarouane Fellaini takes out steward with ‘worst shot of season’ as Man Utd lose at rivals Liverpool JOSE Mourinho’s week of woe worsened this morning when Manchester United were drawn against Paris St Germain in the last 16 of the Champions League.Jurgen Klopp and his Liverpool side will have to see off German giants Bayern Munich to keep on course for June’s Final in Madrid.6 Jose Mourinho’s side finished second in the group stages with 10 pointsCredit: PA:Press AssociationBut Manchester City’s dreams of lifting the trophy for the first time were boosted when they were the first group winners out of the hat and paired with German side Schalke.And Tottenham’s comeback from the brink of elimination was rewarded with a tie with current Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund.The focus will be on Mourinho and United, especially as the Portuguese has been linked with the PSG job on a number of occasions.Many United fans will be fearful of the damage Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani could wreak on the porous Old Trafford back line.6 Jurgen Klopp’s side finished two points behind PSG in the group stagesCredit: AFP or licensorsChampions League last 16 drawFc Schalke  vs Manchester CityAtletico Madrid vs JuventusManchester United vs PSGTottenham vs DortmundLyon vs BarcelonaRoma vs PortoAjax vs Real MadridLiverpool vs Bayern Munichlast_img

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