22 August 2021, 13h27
After wins over Kiryat Gat (4-0) and Racing FC Union Luxembourg (7-0), the eagles got to know this Sunday their next opponent in the next round, the last one before the group stage of the competition.
The Portuguese national champions will face Twente, from The Netherlands, in a two-legged tie with matches on August 31/September 1 and September 8/9.
In this draw the matches for the 24 teams fighting for the last 12 group stage spots were defined, to which Barcelona (champions), Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich, and Chelsea qualified directly.
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