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UEFA Europa League Draw: Manchester United Take on AC Milan, Arsenal Face Olympiacos Test in the Round of 16

Mudeet Arora
Feb 26, 2021, 6:01 PM GMT+5:30
Manchester United will face AC Milan in the Europa League round of 16
Manchester United will face AC Milan in the Europa League round of 16 | Alex Davidson/International Champions Cup/Getty Images

The draws for the UEFA Europa League round of 16 has taken place and the headline clash of the round will be between Manchester United and AC Milan, a clash which will see former Red Devil Zlatan Ibrahimovic face his old folks from Old Trafford.

The rest of the games see Ajax take on Young Boys, Dynamo Kyiv take on Villarreal, AS Roma facing Shakhtar, Olympiacos taking on Arsenal, Zagreb facing Tottenham, Slavia Prague taking on Steven Gerrard's Rangers and Granada facing Molde.

2020/21 Europa League last 16 draw:

Ajax vs Young Boys
Dynamo Kyiv vs Villarreal
Roma vs Shakhtar Donetsk
Olympiacos vs Arsenal
Dinamo Zagreb vs Tottenham Hotspur
Manchester United vs AC Milan
Slavia Prague vs Rangers
Granada vs Molde

All of these games will be played on Thursday, 11 March and Thursday, 18 March. The draw for the quarter-finals will be held the day after the second legs have been played, with UEFA also revealing that the draw of the entire tournament bracket for the semis and final will be made at the same time.

The final will be played on Wednesday 26 May in Gdansk on Poland’s Baltic coast. It was originally supposed to be the venue for the 2020 final until last season’s competition was delayed by the coronavirus pandemic and staged as a mini-tournament in Germany instead.