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Why Manchester United’s Champions League quarter-final dates could be reversed

Why Manchester United’s Champions League quarter-final dates could be reversed

The Portuguese team reached the quarter-finals after scoring a penalty in the extra time of the second leg against Roma.

All the four Premier League teams competing in the Champions League this season have made it to the quarter-finals.

Liverpool have previously taken part in six quarter-finals in the Champions League era, all of which have been post-2000.

In Liverpool's next appearance at this stage of the competition they edged out Juventus, then Chelsea in the semi-finals, before THAT famous comeback victory over AC Milan in the 2004/05 Final.

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Barcelona, however, beat Juventus in the Champions League final in 2014/15, winning 3-1 in Berlin, with goals from Ivan Rakitic, Luis Suarez and Neymar.

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Man Utd are amongst Europe's elite in the quarter-finals for the first time since 2013/14, when they lost out to Bayern Munich under former manager David Moyes.

UEFA has confirmed that Manchester United's Champions League quarterfinal tie could be reversed if they are drawn at home in the same matchweek as Manchester City.

Everything inevitably comes to an end at some point but if an English team is to win the Champions League this season, they are likely to have to beat a team containing Messi or Ronaldo, or defeat both, in order to claim the trophy.

But ex-Liverpool man Dossena feels it would be beneficial for Juventus if they can avoid Manchester City in the quarter-finals despite their lack of Champions League pedigree and history.

The first of which was a 3-2 aggregate win over French giants PSG, however they came unstuck against eventual winners Real Madrid in the last-4, failing to score in 180 minutes.

According to a source, the Red Devils would have to switch and play their first leg away from home to give way to the Premier League champions.