UEFA Cancels Round of 16 Champions League Draw
The physique governing soccer in Europe has introduced that the UEFA Champions League spherical of 16 attracts will likely be repeated following technical points that disrupted the primary draw.
The information was confirmed in a press release launched by UEFA’s official Twitter account on Monday, December thirteenth, 2021. Soccer followers around the globe complained about Manchester United not getting their ball again into the pot when it was mistakenly picked by the officers.
Following a technical drawback with the software program of an exterior service supplier that instructs the officers as to which groups are eligible to play one another, a cloth error occurred within the draw for the UEFA Champions League Spherical of 16. On account of this, the draw has been declared void and will likely be solely redone at 15:00 CET.
The brand new spherical of 16 attracts will happen on the identical venue at 3 pm CET.