UEFA Europa League round of 16 draw

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If not held separately, the draw will be made with the round of 32 on 11 December.

tbc Friday 23 February, Nyon

UEFA Europa League round of 16 draw
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Is it an open draw?
There is no seeding or country protection so all 16 balls will be placed in the same bowl.

When will the games take place?
Games will be played in principle on Thursdays 8 and 15 March at 19:00CET and 21:05CET, with the exact schedule confirmed after the draw. The teams drawn first will be at home in the first legs.

What are the rest of the dates on the road to Lyon?
16 March: Quarter-final draw, Nyon
5 April: Quarter-finals, first leg
12 April: Quarter-finals, second leg
13 April: Semi-final draw, Nyon
26 April: Semi-finals, first leg
3 May: Semi-finals, second leg
16 May: Final (Stade de Lyon)