Bayern Munich Set To Battle Manchester United in Quarter-Finals

Published on March 21st, 2014 3:40 pm EST

Earlier today, the draw for the quarter-final matches of the 2013/14 Champions League took place.

Heading into today, there were eight teams still alive in the tournament. They were:

Barcelona
Bayern Munich
Atletico Madrid
Manchester United
Chelsea
Borussia Dortmund
Real Madrid
PSG

Of those eight teams, Bayern Munich, who won Champions League last year, were the favourites to win.

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Here are the quarter-final matches:

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid
Manchester United vs Bayern Munich
Real Madrid vs Borussia Dortmund
PSG vs Chelsea

There are obviously some very interesting matches here, with Chelsea vs PSG expected to be the closest of the bunch.

Bayern Munich received the most favourable match-up, as Manchester United is expected to be little competition for the German powerhouses.

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The quarter-finals will get underway on April 1st. Here are the betting odds for the first four games:

Barcelona 1.44
Draw, 4.20
Atletico Madrid 7.50

Man Utd, 5.50
Draw, 4.33
Bayern Munich, 1.53

PSG, 2.00
Draw, 3.40
Chelsea, 3.75

Real Madrid, 1.33
Draw, 5.00
Borussia Dortmund, 9.00

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Finally, here are the current odds to qualify for the semi-finals:

Barcelona, 1.33
Atletico Madrid, 3.25

Real Madrid, 1.22
Borussia Dortmund, 4.00

PSG, 1.83
Chelsea, 1.83

Man Utd, 5.00
Bayern Munich, 1.16

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