Analysing Who the Premier League's Top Teams Can Face in the Champions League Round of 16

As all the five Premier League clubs have made it to UEFA Champions League Round of 16 draw to be held in Switzerland on Monday, today we bring to you a list of possible opponents for each of these clubs.


Group Winners: Barcelona, Besiktas, Man City, Man Utd, PSG, Roma, Tottenham, Liverpool

Group Runners-up: Basel, Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Juventus, Real Madrid, Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk, Porto.

Here are the probable opponents Premier League teams could face in their Round of 16 matches.

5. Tottenham Hotspur

North London side Tottenham Hotspur topped their group consisting of strong teams like Real Madrid and Dortmund.

However, since many of the good teams have come second in their group, Spurs could face the likes Bayern Munich and Juventus as their toughest draw.

However, they can also draw Sevilla, Basel, Shakhtar Donetsk or Porto.

4. Liverpool

A rampant Liverpool absolutely mauled Spartak Moscow last night as the Reds topped their group and secured their entry into the Round of 16.

However, the Reds face a tricky prospect ahead of them. Jurgen Klopp's men could face Bayern Munich, Juventus, Basel, Real Madrid, Shakhtar Donetsk or Porto in their draw.

3. Chelsea

The Premier League champions came second in their Champions League group topped by Italian outfit AS Roma.

This could see Chelsea face the likes of Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain or Besiktas in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 draw this season.

2. Manchester City

Pep Guardiola's Manchester City also topped their group despite losing to Shakhtar Donetsk in their last match but ended up resting key players for the Manchester derby this weekend.

The group F table toppers face a tough prospect ahead in the Round of 16 too. The Citizens could face Bayern Munich, Juventus, Basel, Real Madrid, Sevilla or Porto in their round of 16 encounter.

1. Manchester United

The Red Devils claimed 15 points out of a possible 18 from their Champions League group A and qualified for the Round of 16 as table toppers.

With regards to their Round of 16 possible opponents, Jose Mourinho's men could face German champions Bayern Munich, defending European champions Real Madrid, defending Italian champions Juventus, Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk or Porto.