All you need to know: Champions League semi-final draw
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
What time is Friday's UEFA Champions League semi-final draw, how can you follow it and who's going to be involved? UEFA.com provides the full rundown.
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Who's in the Champions League semi-final draw?
Atlético Madrid (ESP)
Real Madrid (ESP, holders)
- Meet this season's Champions League semi-finalists
- How have the last four fared against each other in the past?
- All the semi-finalists' pedigree at this stage
When does the draw take place?
The draw ceremony will begin at 12:00CET on Friday 21 April. It is being held at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
How can I follow the draw?
The draw will be streamed live on UEFA.com, with our DrawCentre providing build-up from first thing in the morning plus analysis and reaction during the course of the day.
Is it an open draw?
Yes. No teams are seeded and clubs from the same national association can be drawn against each other.
When will the matches be played?
The semi-final first legs will be played on Tuesday 2 and Wednesday 3 May, with the returns the following week. The side drawn first in each tie will play the first leg at home.
What else takes place on Friday?
There will be an additional draw to define whether the winner of semi-final 1 or semi-final 2 is considered, for administrative purposes, the home team in the final.
When is the final?
The National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff will stage the final at 20:45CET on Saturday 3 June.