Paris Saint-Germain will be present for the knockout stages of the Champions League in February 2023. Olympique de Marseille has ended its European season.
Undefeated (four victories over Juventus Turin and Haifa, and two draws) after beating Italian Juventus (1-2) on Wednesday, November 2 – the first for a French club – Paris Saint-Germain. (main image) He remains faithful to his habit of passing the group stage uninterruptedly since 2012. However, he finished second in Group H on full par with Benfica Lisbon, who were unbeaten (1-1 and 1-1), excluding the number of goals. Away record (six against nine for the Portuguese).
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 in a row for Paris Saint-Germain
Goals scored by Kylian Mbappe, top scorer in the group stage
Kylian Mbappe, top scorer of the first stage, tied with Egyptian Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah (Photo: Hugo Pfeiffer / Icon Sport).
Marcel only one minute
Before a break (1-0) against Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday 1 November in their last match in Group D, Olympique de Marseille won their place in the round of 16. After half this, the Olympians were defeated in the last minute (1-2) and found themselves at the bottom of their group and exited from all European competitions this season. Two victories against Sporting Lisbon (4-1 and 0-2) would not be enough to make up for four defeats against Frankfurt and Tottenham and be among the top sixteen European teams, a level they have not achieved since. 2011.
Photo by Jonny Fedelin/IKONSport.
The draw for the Round of 16 will take place on Monday, 7 November in Nyon (Switzerland) from noon. The first leg matches are scheduled to take place from February 14 to 15 and from February 21 to 22, and the return matches are scheduled for March 7 and 8 and March 14-15, two days before the quarter-final and semi-final draws. The final is scheduled for June 10, 2023 at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul (Turkey).
Sixteen qualified teams
- Germany: BV Borussia Dortmund, Eintracht Frankfurt, RB Leipzig, Bayern Munich*.
- England: Chelsea*, Liverpool, Manchester City*, Tottenham Hotspur*.
- Belgium: Club Brugge KV.
- Italia: Milan, Inter Milan, Napoli *.
- Spain: Real Madrid * (Pregnant).
- France: Paris Saint-Germain.
- Portuguese: Benfica Lisbon*, Porto*.