Constructing the ultimate 16-man squad from the remaining Champions League teams…
The draw for the Last 16 of the Champions League was made on Monday, and we have now discovered the fates of Europe’s elite. Four German, three Spanish, three English and two French sides make up three-quarters of the draw, which his completed by representatives from Ukraine, Portugal, Italy and Switzerland.
But if you were only allowed to pick one player from each club to feature in an all-star European XI – with five substitutes – who would you pick? Have a look at our example below and then try your own team.
The full list of clubs is: Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund, Bayer Leverkusen, Schalke, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Shakhtar Donetsk, Porto, Juventus and Basel.
GK) Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich)
Arguably the world’s best goalkeeper keeps out a host of talented teammates.