Sevilla were relieved to have avoided facing a Spanish side in the Champions League quarterfinals, coach Vincenzo Montella said, yet know they will take on what sporting director Oscar Arias called "a giant in Europe" in Bayern Munich.
A 2-1 win at Manchester United on Tuesday meant Sevilla progressed to the last eight of Europe's elite club competition for the first time in 60 years.
Sevilla were drawn with Bayern, who they have never faced in official competition. They will host Bayern on April...
A box office Champions League quarterfinal draw has seen the heavyweights of this decade -- Real Madrid, Barcelona and Bayern Munich -- kept apart, with an all-Premier League clash between Liverpool and Manchester City pulled out of the hat.
The path to the final in Kiev on May 26 is now beginning to become clear, but how will the four quarterfinal ties play out and who will make the semifinals?
LIVERPOOL vs. MANCHESTER CITY
Arguably a tie that neither team wanted (I spoke to Georginio Wijnaldum...
Liverpool face Manchester City in an all-English Champions League quarterfinal after the draw in Switzerland on Friday.
Juventus take on defending champions Real Madrid while Barcelona -- the first team to emerge from the draw -- play Serie A side Roma.
Sevilla, who knocked out Manchester United to reach the quarterfinals of the competition for the first time, face Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich for a place in the last four.
The draw means Liverpool, who eased past Porto to reach this stage...