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Liverpool handed Borussia Dortmund clash

Published 18/03/2016

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will face his old side Borussia Dortmund in the quarter-finals of the Europa League
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will face his old side Borussia Dortmund in the quarter-finals of the Europa League

Liverpool have been drawn against Borussia Dortmund, manager Jurgen Klopp's former club, in the quarter-finals of the Europa League.

The Reds drew 1-1 at Manchester United on Thursday night, which was enough to see them progress at the expense of their Premier League rivals, while Dortmund defeated Tottenham 5-1 on aggregate to progress.

Graphic shows Europa League quarter-final draw with head-to-head records, and summary of last seasons finish and previous best performances.
Graphic shows Europa League quarter-final draw with head-to-head records, and summary of last seasons finish and previous best performances.

Klopp left Dortmund in July 2015, having taken the Bundesliga side to the 2013 Champions League final at Wembley.

The other ties see Braga of Portugal play Shakhtar Donetsk and Villarreal meet Sparta Prague while there will be an all-Spanish clash between Athletic Bilbao and holders Sevilla, who are chasing a third straight tournament success.

The quarter-final ties will be played on April 7 and 14.

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