The knockout stages of Europe’s premier club competition continues in early March with eight second leg ties from the last 16 of this season’s UEFA Champions League – all broadcast live on ITV and Sky Sports.
ITV has live coverage of the deciding legs of two huge European clashes as Manchester United and Real Madrid lock horns at Old Trafford on March5, followed a week later by AC Milan’s trip to the Nou Camp to defend a 3-1 lead against the mighty Barcelona..
Sky Sports will screen all the other six ties over the two remaining matchdays in the last 16 phase, including the deciding legs in the Arsenal v Bayern Munich and Celtic v Juventus ties, where the British sides have a mountain to climb if they are to assure progression to the quarter-finals.
Undoubtedly the tie of the round sees nine-times winners Real Madrid take on Manchester United for the first time in nine years, in a match which will see former United star Cristiano Ronaldo return to Old Trafford for the first time since his £80m move to Madrid in June 2009.
The teams last met in the 2002-03 quarter-final, where the Spaniards came out on top after two thrilling legs 6-5 on aggregate.
Full details of when and where to watch the latest action from the Last 16 phase below:
Barcelona need to overturn a 2-0 deficit against AC Milan in the return leg of their Champions League last 16 tie.
Second-half goals from Kevin-Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari were enough to give the Italians an advantage over the La Liga side.
Milan will now be seen as favourites to progress to the quarter-finals after also having denied Barcelona an away goal that would have aided their cause.
Lionel Messi and co have it all to do if they’re to reach the quarter-finals. Expect a night of drama and excitement at the Nou Camp.
Live coverage on ITV and ITV HD starts at 7.30pm ahead of a 7.45pm kick-off.
Adrian Chiles is joined for expert analysis by former Manchester United captain Roy Keane, plus regular panellists Lee Dixon and Gareth Southgate.
Commentary comes from Clive Tyldesley and Andy Townsend, with pitchside reports and interviews from Gabriel Clarke.
It’s all to play for in this Last 16 clash between Schalke and Galatasaray as the German and Turkish sides go head-to-head a place in the quarter-finals.
The opening leg ended 1-1, with Burak Yilmaz giving Galatasaray an early lead and Jermaine Jones scoring a potentially vital away goal just before half time.
Ben Shephard introduces live coverage on Sky Sports 2 HD from 7pm.
Arsenal need a special performance to keep their Champions League hopes alive against Bayern Munich on Wednesday night.
The Gunners travel to Munich looking to keep their fading UEFA Champions League dreams alive as they face a proverbial mountain to climb at the Allianz Arena, following a 3-1 defeat in the first leg of their last-16 encounter in North London.
Arsene Wenger’s men have locked horns with Bayern on five previous occasions and have emerged victorious just once – with their last two visits to Bavaria seeing them concedes four times and offer just a solitary reply.
Bayern, who have suffered just two defeats all season, have graced two of the last three Champions League finals are unlikely to be in a charitable mood, with the Bundesliga outfit looking to put down a marker to their continental rivals.
Jeff Stelling presents live coverage from 7pm on Sky Sports 2 HD with guests Jamie Redknapp, Alan Smith and Graeme Souness.
Match commentary will come from Rob Hawthorne and Gary Neville.
Following a tight first leg encounter, Malaga host Porto at the Estadio La Rosaleda as both sides look for a lucrative quarter-final spot.
Porto head to Spain with the advantage, having recorded a 1-0 victory in the opening encounter at the Estadio do Dragao thanks to a 56th-minute strike from midfielder Joao Moutinho.
Ben Shephard presents live coverage on Sky Sports 4 HD from 7.30pm..
Tuesday 5th March Manchester United (1) v (1) Real Madrid – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.30pm-10.00pm – ITV Borussia Dortmund (2) v (2) Shakhtar Donetsk – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.00pm-10.15pm – Sky Sports 2 UEFA Champions League Extra Time 10.35pm-11.35pm – ITV Wednesday 6th March Juventus (3) v (0) Celtic – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.00pm-10.15pm – Sky Sports 2 Paris Saint-Germain (2) v (1) Valencia – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.30pm-10.00pm – Sky Sports 4 Tuesday 12th March Barcelona (0) v (2) AC Milan – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.30pm-10.00pm – ITV Schalke (1) v (1) Galatasaray – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.00pm-10.15pm – Sky Sports 2 UEFA Champions League Extra Time 10.35pm-11.35pm – ITV Wednesday 13th March Bayern Munich (3) v (1) Arsenal – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.00pm-10.15pm – Sky Sports 2 Malaga (0) v Porto (1) – Last 16, 2nd Leg Kick-off: 19:45 | LIVE: 7.30pm-10.00pm – Sky Sports 4 . .
ITV’s live match coverage, as well additional video clips, interviews and analysis, is available to watch for free via the ITV football website – CLICK HERE
Sky Sports subscribers can follow every Champions League match via the Sky Sports Events Centre – CLICK HERE
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