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Champions League quarter-final draw in full

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Barcelona have been drawn to face domestic rivals Atletico Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals.

The reigning European champions face a tough two-legged tie against Diego Simeone's men, who sneaked past PSV Eindhoven on penalties earlier this week.

Manchester City take on Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich take on Benfica and Real Madrid go head-to-head with Wolfsburg in the other quarter-final ties.

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Barcelona, following their emphatic 5-1 aggregate victory over Arsenal, are the current favourites to win the tournament.

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With Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez, the Catalan giants possess the quality to become the first team to successfully defend the European Cup in its current format.

Bayern Munich are the bookmakers’ second favourites; however, Pep Guardiola’s side were somewhat fortunate to be in today’s quarter-final draw.

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Juventus took a 2-0 lead at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday night but goals from Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller sent the tie to extra-time, where Bayern scored two more goals through Thiago Alcantara and Kingsley Coman.

Real Madrid - with Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema in their ranks - should also pose a threat in the last-eight.

Real Madrid CF v AS Roma - UEFA Champions League Round of 16: Second Leg

Zinedine Zidane’s side haven’t been playing particularly well in La Liga of late but they impressed over both legs of their Champions League tie against AS Roma, winning 4-0 on aggregate.

PSG, meanwhile, will be full of confidence following their eye-catching 4-2 aggregate win over Chelsea, while Atletico Madrid will also be ones to watch.

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The 2014 Champions League finalists scraped past PSV Eindhoven on penalties but know how to grind out victories and are magnificent as a defensive unit.

Champions League quarter-final draw in full

Here's the 2015-16 Champions League draw in full....

Wolfsburg v Real Madrid

Bayern v Benfica

Barcelona v Atletico

PSG v Manchester City

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Cristiano Ronaldo
UEFA Champions League
Barcelona
Manchester City
Real Madrid
Lionel Messi
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