Champions League pull as it happened: Arsenal vs Barcelona; Europa League pull …

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When is a Champions League draw?

The pull is scheduled to take place in Nyon, Switzerland, during 11:00am (12:00pm CET) on Monday 14 December.

Where can we watch a Champions League pull live?

Uefa are formulation to tide a knockout pull rite live on their website.

Alternatively, if we don’t wish to fiddle around with all that, Telegraph Sport will be following a pull with rave on a day and live updates throughout.

In a hat: a final 4 of a Champions League   Photo: GETTY IMAGES

The Champions League organisation stages are wrapped adult for another year and this is what a destiny binds for a Premier League fortuitous still in a competition.

Who can Arsenal face?

After subordinate opposite a contingency with feat during Olympiakos on Wednesday night, Arsenal done it by a organisation stages of a Champions League for a 16th unbroken season. For a fourth year in a row, though, they have finished second in their organisation notwithstanding being a tip seed and will once again now face a awaiting of personification a leader of one of a other groups.

Arsenal can't face associate Premier League sides Manchester City or Chelsea yet will play one of a following teams in a subsequent turn of a Champions League:

Real Madrid, Wolfsburg, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona or Zenit St Petersburg.

Let’s demeanour during those: Arsenal memorably degraded Real Madrid in their usually Champions League tie in a turn of 16 in 2006 when Thierry Henry scored in a Bernabéu. They went on to their solitary coming in a European Cup/Champions League final that deteriorate and were heading agaist Barcelona until Henrik Larsson came on and altered a game. Wenger’s conduct to conduct record opposite Rafa Benítez now stands during W8 D7 L8.

Benitez v Wenger stands during 8 wins apiece

Real are an puzzling side this season, never anticipating coherence underneath Beníitez and yet they scored 8 times opposite Malmo and 4 in any diversion opposite Shakhtar Donetsk, there is a bent not to play fluently as a organisation that can be exploited. Ten European Cups v zero, though, shows a abyss of a cove between a clubs, if not a teams.

Barcelona would yield a biggest test, quite given their poise over Arsenal in a past (Barca have won four, drawn dual and mislaid one), a lapse to aptness of Lionel Messi and that their summer signings Aleix Vidal and Arda Turan will be means to play from Jan onwards.

Arda Turan can play from January

The speed of their passing, a untiring using of Ivan Rakitic and their enchanting front 3 benefaction a challenging barrier for Arsenal and a organisation that would bleed a many groans among a Gunners’ fortuitous if their balls are drawn together.

As for Wolfsburg … dual words: Nicklas Bendtner. It’s done for a former Arsenal striker to infer his Emirates critics wrong. But initial he would have to win a place in a starting XI that has valid fugitive this deteriorate as a conquerors of United cite a acceleration of Julian Draxler and Andre Schurrle to element large Bas Dost.

Nicklas Bendtner

Arsenal have never played a conquerors of Manchester United who are now fourth in a Bundesliga, carrying mislaid 4 times.

The Gunners have never played Zenit in a Champions League and Andre Villas-Boas’s side are in excellent form, carrying won their initial 5 organisation games and lots usually to Gent when winning a organisation was already assured. They’re now sixth in a Russian Premier League that went into a winter mangle on 4 December. They’ll do comfortable continue training in Jan and Feb yet a turn of 16 ties – scheduled to start on Feb 16/17 – comes a fortnight before a resumption of a Russian joining campaign. The forwards – Artom Dzyuba (6ft 5in tall) and Hulk (6ft 5in wide) – poise an huge earthy hazard and have scored 27 goals between them this season, 9 in a Champions League. Axel Witsel is a excellent midfield force, too.

Arsenal’s final probable opponent, Atlético Madrid, would also be a lass Champions League tie for them. Runners-up in 2014, Diego Simeone’s tough side are second in La Liga (only on idea difference), won their organisation with only an divided better during Benfica and are as absolute and challenging as ever notwithstanding losing Diego Costa, Arda Turan and Mario Mandzukic. Thier counterclaim is so formidable, lest we forget, that Toby Alderweireld could not win foster there, and in Antoine Griezmann (11 goals in 19 joining appearances and 4 in a Champiosn League) they have someone about to join a tip arrange of universe footballers.

France’s Antoine Griezmann controls a turn acrobatically during a 2014 World Cup

Who can Chelsea face?

After violence Porto to finish tip of Group G, Chelsea will face a organisation that finished runners adult in one of a other groups, yet they can't face another Premier League organisation so that manners out Arsenal.

That means Jose Mourinho’s organisation will play one of a following:

Paris Saint-Germain, PSV Eindhoven, Benfica, Juventus, Roma or Gent

Who can Man City face?

Having surfaced Group D after violence Borussia Monchengladbach 4-2 during a Etihad on Tuesday (while Juventus mislaid during Sevilla), Manchester City surfaced their Champions League organisation for a initial time ever.

Twice before they have progressed in second place and left on to be knocked out in a subsequent turn by Barcelona, so they will be relieved that they will equivocate a Catalan giants during slightest until a entertain final stage.

City will be blissful to have avoided Barcelona this time around

Manuel Pellegrini’s side will play one of a teams that unsuccessful to do what they did and finished as runners adult in their group.

That means a second turn tie opposite one of a following:

Paris Saint-Germain, PSV Eindhoven, Benfica, Roma, Dynamo Kiev or Gent

Sterling celebrates promulgation City through

How will it work?

There are dual pots – one consisting of a 8 organisation winners and a other done adult of a 8 organisation runners up. Pot one teams will be drawn opposite pot dual teams creation 8 ties, with a organisation winners divided from home in a initial leg.

No dual teams from a same nation can be drawn opposite any other.

Real Madrid came tip of Group A

Group winners: Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Zenit St Petersburg, Wolfsburg, Atletico Madrid, Manchester City, Chelsea.

Group runners-up: Paris Saint-Germain, PSV Eindhoven, Benfica, Juventus, Roma, Arsenal, Dynamo Kiev, Gent.

When will a ties take place?

First legs will be played on Feb 16/17 and 23/24. Second legs will be on Mar 8/9 and 15/16.

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