Champions League

When and where will the 2021/2022 Champions League knockout stage draw be held?

The 2021/2022 Champions League Last 16 draw takes place in December. Liverpool and Juve are already through and others could join them on Matchday 5.

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When and where will the 2021/2022 Champions League knockout stage draw be held?

With just two Matchdays left to play in the 2021/2022 Champions League group stage, two clubs, Liverpool and Juventus have already booked their place in the next round - the Reds as champions of Group regardless of what happens in the next to games and the Italians guaranteed either first or second place in Group H.

They could be joined by Bayern Munich, Ajax and perhaps a couple of others on Matchday 5 as the knockout phase of the competition is starting to take shape.

Last 16 Champions League draw in Nyon

The draw for the 2021/2022 Champions League Round of 16 will take place at 12:00 hours local time CET (7am ET in New York, 4am PT in Los Angeles) on Monday 13 December 2021 at UEFA’s headquarters, the House of European Football in Nyon, Switzerland.

The draw will involve 16 clubs - the winners and second-placed teams from groups A to H during the group stage. The eight group winners will go into the seeded pot with the remaining eight runners-up in the unseeded pot. At this stage of the tournament, no club is allowed to meet a club who they played previously during the group stage or a club from the same country. The seeded clubs will play the first leg of their tie away from home and the return leg at their stadium.

The round of 16 will take place between February and March 2022. The first legs will be played on 15, 16, 22 and 23 of February with the second legs taking place on 8, 9, 15 and 16 March 2022.