The UEFA Champions League Last 16 draw will be redone after a ‘material error’ occurred during the initial draw!
This was confirmed by the competition’s authorities, who confirmed that the draw will be repeated today, 13 December 2021.
The said draw will be redone at 16:00 SA time, as confirmed by the competition on their social media platforms.
Two teams, reported to be Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid, lodged complaints with UEFA after the initial draw.
Atletico were drawn against Bayern Munich while Real Madrid got Benfica in the initial draw which has now been nullified.
There was also a mouthwatering clash to look forward to between Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain.
The clash would have seen Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi renew their rivalry on the pitch for the first time in years.