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Champions League: UEFA to play 17 matches in 23 days, decides on dates

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Champions League: UEFA to play 17 matches in 23 days, decides on dates

UEFA are fine-tuning a plan to finish up the Champions League season after the postponement caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.

The competition was halfway through the knockout round in March before the games were halted until further notice.

According to Corriere Dello Sport, dates in Augusts have been selected to complete the fixtures.

Manchester City will face Real Madrid on August 7, while Chelsea play a day later at Bayern Munich.

Juventus will welcome Lyon on August 7 a goal down after the first leg, while a day later Barcelona hosts Napoli following a 1-1 draw.

They will all be looking to join RB Leipzig, Atletico Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain and Atalanta who have already qualified for the quarter-finals.

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