UEFA Champions League Draw: 5 Teams FC Barcelona Would Like to Avoid

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UEFA Champions League Draw: 5 Teams FC Barcelona Would Like to Avoid

The UEFA Champions League draw for the Round of 16 of Europe's most prestigious club competition will take place this Friday. FC Barcelona have placed themselves in a strong position by winning their group. According to Champions League draw rules, they can only be drawn against non-Spanish teams who finished second in their respective groups.

While Barcelona are at a significant advantage for the upcoming draw, there are teams in the draw that they would rather avoid. Barcelona are also involved in a very close fight for the Spanish League, and they will certainly not want to expend their energy reserves which will undoubtedly be needed later in the season.

Here's a look at some potential matchups that they would not want to see when the draw takes place in Nyon on December 16th.

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