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UEFA Youth League knockout draw

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UEFA Youth League knockout draw

The draw for the round of 16 onwards was made at UEFA headquarters in Nyon on 14 February.

UEFA chief of football development Maxwell Scherrer draws out Liverpool
UEFA chief of football development Maxwell Scherrer draws out Liverpool UEFA via Getty Images

Round of 16 (1/2 March)

Liverpool (ENG) vs Genk (BEL)
Real Madrid (ESP) vs Atlético (ESP)
AZ Alkmaar (NED) vs Juventus (ITA)
Dynamo Kyiv (UKR) vs Sporting CP (POR)
Manchester United (ENG) vs Dortmund (GER)
Žilina (SVK) vs Salzburg (AUT)
Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) vs Sevilla (ESP)
Midtjylland (DEN) vs Benfica (POR)

Quarter-finals (15/16 March)

AZ Alkmaar/Juventus vs Liverpool/Genk
Paris Saint-Germain/Sevilla vs Žilina/Salzburg
Dynamo Kyiv/Sporting CP vs Midtjylland/Benfica
Manchester United/Dortmund vs Real Madrid/Atlético

Semi-finals (22 April, Nyon)

1 AZ Alkmaar/Juventus/Liverpool/Genk vs Dynamo Kyiv/Sporting CP/Midtjylland/Benfica
2 Manchester United/Dortmund/Real Madrid/Atlético vs Paris Saint-Germain/Sevilla/Žilina/Salzburg

Final (25 April, Nyon)

Winners of semi-final 2 vs winners of semi-final 1

Who made it to the last 16?

Group winners: Benfica (POR), Juventus (ITA), Liverpool (ENG), Manchester United (ENG), Paris Saint-Germain (FRA), Real Madrid (ESP, holders), Salzburg (AUT), Sporting CP (POR)

Play-off winners: Atlético (ESP), AZ Alkmaar (NED), Dortmund (GER), Dynamo Kyiv (UKR), Genk (BEL), Midtjylland (DEN), Sevilla (ESP), Žilina (SVK)

How did the draw work?

  • The eight group winners and eight play-off victors came into the round of 16 draw, with the first team picked in each tie at home. No teams were seeded and there was no country protection, with any restrictions announced ahead of the draw. The winners and runners-up of the same group in the Champions League path could not be drawn against each other.
  • The quarter-final, semi-final and final draws were open. The semi-finals and final will be held at Colovray Stadium, Nyon.
  • Matches in the round of 16, quarter-finals, semi-finals and the final are all played as single-leg knockout matches. If the teams are level at full time, there is no extra time, with games being determined by a penalty shoot-out.

The road to Nyon

Round of 16: 1/2 March
Quarter-finals: 15/16 March
Semi-finals: 22 April, Nyon
Final: 25 April, Nyon