Champions League

Champions League quarter-finals & semi-finals: Confirmed ties, dates & how to watch

Matt O'Connor-Simpson
Everything to know about this year's draw
Everything to know about this year's draw / David Ramos/GettyImages

We are into the business end of the 2021/22 Champions League, with the stage now set for the quarter-finals and semi-finals.

The eight teams left in the competition after the thrilling round of 16 have learned their fate, and the blockbuster tie has pitted defending champions Chelsea against 13-time winners Real Madrid.

There will also be a tough test for Pep Guardiola's Manchester City as they take on Atletico Madrid, conquerors of Manchester United in the last 16, while Liverpool are rewarded for their win over Inter with a game against Benfica.

Bayern Munich, meanwhile, have been drawn against Villarreal, who knocked out Juventus with a famous 3-0 win at the Allianz Stadium.

The semi-final draw has also been completed, pitting the winners of Chelsea or Real Madrid against Manchester City or Atletico Madrid and Villarreal or Bayern Munich versus Benfica or Liverpool.

Full details below of the draw and the dates to put in your calendar.

Champions League quarter-final draw

  • Chelsea vs Real Madrid
  • Manchester City vs Atletico Madrid
  • Villarreal vs Bayern Munich
  • Benfica vs Liverpool

Champions League semi-final draw

  • Manchester City or Atletico Madrid vs Chelsea or Real Madrid
  • Benfica or Liverpool vs Villarreal or Bayern Munich

Champions League quarter-final & semi-final dates

Here are the dates you need to note down in your calendar...

  • Quarter-finals
    First legs: 5/6 April
    Second legs: 12/13 April
  • Semi-finals
    First legs: 26/27 April
    Second legs: 3/4 May

When is the Champions League final?

This season's Champions League final will be held at Stade de France in Paris on Saturday 28 May.

How to watch Champions League on TV - UK

Every game of the Champions League is broadcast in the UK on BT Sport, with the dates and kick-off times of each corresponding fixture to be confirmed in due course.