Manchester City to face Real Madrid in Champions League semi-finals

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Manchester City have been drawn to face Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals.

Manuel Pellegrini's men take on Cristiano Ronaldo and co. in a two-legged tie following their victory over Paris Saint-Germain in the quarter-finals.

Atletico Madrid, meanwhile, go head-to-head with Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich.


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Bayern Munich are currently the bookmakers' favourites to win the tournament, followed by Real Madrid, Atletico and Manchester City.

The semi-final ties will take place on 26/27 April and 3/4 May.

How the four teams reached the semi-finals

Man City

Manchester City secured their place in the semi-finals thanks to a 3-2 aggregate victory over French champions Paris Saint-Germain.

Kevin De Bruyne scored a late winner to send Manuel Pellegrini’s side through to the final four.

Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich beat Benfica 3-2 on aggregate but were forced to work hard for their victory.

Real Madrid

Real Madrid came from 2-0 down in the first leg to beat Wolfsburg 3-2. A hat-trick from Cristiano Ronaldo - who else? - means Zinedine Zidane’s men now have the chance to win an eleventh European Cup.

Atletico Madrid

And Atletico Madrid knocked out reigning champions Barcelona thanks to two goals at the Vicente Calderon from the in-form Antoine Griezmann.

Champions League semi-final draw in full

Manchester City v Real Madrid

Bayern Munich v Atletico Madrid

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