United drawn to face Real in CL

 / 20 Dec '12

London – Nine-times winners Real Madrid will play Manchester United in the last 16 of the Champions League after the draw was made at Uefa's headquarters in Switzerland on Thursday.

The fixture will see Real forward Cristiano Ronaldo return to his former club.

Manchester United will face Real Madrid in the Champions League. Credit: Getty Images

Favourites Barcelona will face seven-times winners AC Milan and last season's runners-up Bayern Munich take on Arsenal.

Galatasaray meet Schalke 04, Celtic take on Juventus, Porto face Malaga, Valencia clash with Paris St Germain and Shakhtar Dontetsk play Borussia Dortmund.

The first legs will take place between February 12-20 and the return games between March 5-13. – Reuters

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