Borussia Dortmund in Europa League round of 16
26 February 2016|Tottenham Hotspur
We have been drawn against German side Borussia Dortmund in the Europa League round of 16.
We will play the first leg away, on Thursday, March 10 (kick-off 6pm UK time), before playing at home in the second leg on Thursday, March 17 (kick-off 8.05pm).
The draw took place in Nyon, Switzerland, at 12noon UK time today (Friday, February 26) and was an 'open draw', meaning there was no seeding or country restriction on the teams we could have faced.
We ensured our participation in the round of 16 after beating Fiorentina 3-0 in Thursday night's round of 32, second leg at White Hart Lane. That result secured a 4-1 aggregate victory over the men from Serie A.
The full draw for the round of 16 is as follows...
Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR) v Anderlecht (BEL)
Basel (SUI) v Sevilla (ESP)
Villarreal (ESP) v Bayer Leverkusen (GER)
Athletic Club (ESP) v Valencia (ESP)
Liverpool (ENG) v Manchester United (ENG)
Sparta Prague (CZE) v Lazio (ITA)
Borussia Dortmund (GER) v Tottenham Hotspur (ENG)
Fenerbahçe (TUR) v Braga (POR)