Indian date, time and TV telecast channels for round of 16 of UEFA Champions League 2017-18 have been announced. The draw will be held in Nyon on 11 December 2017. All 16 qualified teams will get new opponents for the pre quarter finals. Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich are one of the qualified teams. Let’s find out complete schedule of the Round of 16 draw.
At what Indian time round of 16 draw of Champions League will start?
- Date: 11 December 2017
- Time: 4:30 pm [IST]
- Venue: Nyon
According to Indian Standard Time, the draw will begin at 4:30 pm on 11 December 2017. It will be held at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland.
Where I can watch the draw live on Indian TV channels?
Sony Six and Sony Ten holds the broadcasting rights of UEFA Champions League matches. So these channels are expected to provide the live coverage of the draw.
Broadcasting channels: Sony Ten 2, Sony Ten 2 HD [Expected].
For the draw, teams are divided into two seeding pots having eight teams each. 1st pot is featuring all group winners and 2nd pot is consists of group runners-up. One group winner will be drawn against one group runners-up.
According to UEFA rules, no team can be drawn against their group team or from their own association. Group runners-up will play home games in 1st leg of round of 16. Return leg to be played on 6-7 and 13-14 March next year.
Total of 5 clubs from England made it to the round of 16, more than any other nation. This is first time in UCL that five teams from one association have qualified in pre-quarter finals.
Which teams have qualified for the round of 16?
- FC Basel
- Bayern Munich
- Manchester City
- Manchester United
- Paris Saint Germain
- Real Madrid
- AS Roma
- Tottenham Hotspur
- Shakhtar Donetsk
What are the dates of UCL 2017-18 round of 16?
The first leg of UEFA Champions League 2017-18 round of 16 will be played on 13, 14 and 20-21 February 2018. Return leg is scheduled to be held on 6,7 and 13-14 February 2017. Check full fixtures of Champions League in IST.