Quarter-final draw on Friday
FC Bayern prevailed in the Round of 16! But who will be their opponents in the last eight? The pairings will be drawn at UEFA HQ in Nyon on Friday at midday CET. The competition is high calibre this term as the Reds could face Barcelona, Real Madrid, Paris Saint Germain, Manchester City, Atletico Madrid, Wolfsburg or Benfica. Stay tuned!
Two records for FCB
FC Bayern won their tenth consecutive Champions League home match on Wednesday evening. The German record champions set a new best mark by beating Juventus 4-2 after extra-time. Only Barcelona can match this as they also posted their tenth home victory in a row on Wednesday, downing Arsenal 3-1. The Bavarians only had one winning streak that was even longer, 21 consecutive victories on home soil in the European Cup between 1969 and 1981. Moreover, Bayern equalled another record: 18 goals scored in the first four CL home matches, a total only matched by Olympique Lyon in the 2004/05 season.