Chelsea paired with Barcelona in UEFA Champions League last 16

UEFA Champions League draw. PHOTO: FILE

Nyon, SWITZERLAND: UEFA Champions League title holders Real Madrid have been paired with French League One powerhouse Paris Saint Germain PSG in the round of 16 of the competition.

The draw conducted on Monday saw Liverpool drawn against Portuguese side FC Porto while Manchester City landed FC Basel from Switzerland.

Tottenham will travel to Italy after being drawn against Juventus, while Roma face Shakhtar Donetsk as Manchester United pair Spanish side Sevilla

Chelsea, meanwhile face a daunting task after they were handed a tie against Barcelona. Bayern Munich will take on Turkish club Besiktas.

Champions League last 16 games are provisionally scheduled to be played in February and March 2018.