ROME – Today, Monday 17 December, is the day of the draw for the knockout stages of the Champions League. Roma came second, behind Real Madrid, in group G. This is the final classification: Real Madrid 12, Roma 9, CSKA Mosca and Plzen 7. Having arrived second, Roma will have to face a "first" of the other groups (excluded) Juventus since there are no clashes between the teams of the same nation for the second round and excluding Real Madrid which was in the same group.). So one between Manchester City, Borussia Dortmund, Barcelona, PSG, Bayern Munich and Porto. In recent days UEFA has drawn up a ranking with the most likely matches.
Manchester City, according to UEFA, is the most likely opponent for Roma in the last sixteen. There is, in fact, 23.76% probability that Roma will draw Guardiola's team. Followed by Borussia Dortmund (16.13%), Barcelona (15.92%), PSG (15.42%), Bayern Monaco (15.28%) and, lastly, Porto (13.49%).
Source: Blitz Quotidiano