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The pots for Champions League last 16, first and second leg dates

07 December 2017

Manchester City went through as Group F winners despite their 2-1 defeat to Shakhtar Donetsk, while Tottenham are also through in first place having wrapped up their group campaign with a 3-0 win over APOEL Nicosia.

Chelsea, meanwhile, had to settle for second place in Group C following their 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night.

For the record, finishing positions in all eight groups have now been more or less declared, with clubs from the same country unable to draw each other in the second round.

The Reds have also qualified for the knockout phase for the 17th time in this our 21st Champions League group stage campaign.

The pots for Champions League last 16, first and second leg dates
The pots for Champions League last 16, first and second leg dates

"We're out of the Champions League and we're sad about that".

Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain and Besiktas are amongst the opposition that Chelsea can face, but Azpilicueta isn't too anxious about his side's second-placed finish.

Now that the group stage is over, here's everything you need to know for the Round of 16.

Manchester United: Bayern Munich, Juventus, Real Madrid, Spartak Moscow, Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk, Napoli, Porto or RB Leipzig.

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Tottenham: Basel (20), Bayern Munich (4), Juventus (5), Seville (7), Shakhtar Donetsk (16) or Porto (12).

These restrictions are removed ahead of the quarter-finals.

Cesar Azpilicueta has said it hurts to miss a game for Chelsea after his incredible run of 74 consecutive 90-minute appearances in the Premier League came to an end.

When is the draw and when are the games?

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Italian champions Juventus struck early in Greece through Juan Cuadrado and late with Federico Bernardeschi to secure the runners-up place in Group D behind Barca.

Seeded group winners will be away in the first legs on 14/15 and 21/22 February at home in the second leg on 7/8 and 14-15 March.

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The pots for Champions League last 16, first and second leg dates