posted on Dec, 17 2004 @ 02:14 PM
Jose Mourinho has got his wish as Chelsea will take on his former employers Barcelona in the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League.
Sir Alex Ferguson predicted Manchester United would face Serie A champions Milan, and he was right too, with the teams meeting for the first time in
European competition since the 1960s.
Liverpool will be quietly pleased to draw Bayer Leverkusen and Arsenal also meet German opposition in the shape of Bayern Munich.
Real Madrid face Juventus in a tough tie while holders Porto tackle Internazionale.
Lyon are rewarded for topping Manchester United's group with a two-legged clash against Werder Bremen. PSV Eindhoven will play Monaco.
Real Madrid v Juventus
Porto v Internazionale
Barcelona v Chelsea
Werder Bremen v Lyon
Liverpool v Bayer Leverkusen
PSV Eindhoven v Monaco
Manchester United v Milan
Bayern Munich v Arsenal
The first leg ties will take place on February 22/23 with the second legs on March 8/9. The second leg for Inter versus Porto will be played on March