The remaining eighth finals of the Champions League will be played at the home club's stadium. The duels will take place on August 7 and 8.
UEFA announced this. Earlier there was talk that the games might be played in Portugal. The quarterfinals, semifinals and finals take place as previously announced on neutral ground in Lisbon.
With Juventus-Olympique Lyon, Manchester City-Real Madrid, FC Barcelona-Napoli and Bayern Munich-Napoli, four returns are yet to be played in the eighth finals. RB Leipzig, Atlético Madrid, Atalanta Bergamo and Paris Saint-Germain are already quarterfinals.
The final phase of the Champions League will be completed in tournament form at the Estádio do Sport Lisboa of Benfica and the Estádio José Alvalade of Sporting CP. Such as the quarterfinals (August 12-15) and the semifinals (August 18-19) are about just one game instead of two. The final is on August 23.
Inter-Getafe and Sevilla-AS Roma in Germany
In the Europa League, the returns of the eighth finals also take place in the stadium of the home playing club. Exceptions are Internazionale-Getafe and Sevilla-AS Roma, where the first game could not go through because of the corona measures. These meetings will be finished in one game in Germany.
The final phase of the Europa League is also on German soil, in Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Gelsenkirchen and Cologne. In the latter place, the final will be played on August 21. As in the Champions League, the quarterfinals (August 10 and 11) and semifinals (August 16 and 17) will be settled in one game.
The draw for the final phase of the Champions League (12:00 PM) and the Europa League (1:00 PM) will take place on Friday. This is done in Nyon, Switzerland.