Barcelona to face Arsenal as Champions League quarterfinals are set

Barcelona to face Arsenal as Champions League quarterfinals are set

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Barcelona to face Arsenal as Champions League quarterfinals are set

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Thierry Henry and Barcelona will face Arsenal while Bordeaux take on French rival Lyon in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals, which were drawn on Friday.

The draw wound up pitting the tournament favorites, Manchester United and Barcelona, on opposite ends of the bracket so they canno meet until the final. Manchester United takes on Bayern Munich while Inter Milan faces CSKA Moscow.

The semifinals are also set, with the Man Utd/Bayern Munich winner meeting the Bordeaux/Lyon winner. The Barcelona/Arsenal winner will meet the Inter Milan/CSKA Moscow winner in the other semifinal.

The quarterfinals are sent for March 30-31, with the second legs taking place on April 6-7. The semifinals are April 20-21 and 27-28. The Champions League final is May 22 in Madrid.

Which match-up are you most looking forward to? See any upsets on the horizon? Which team do you think got the luckiest?

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