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Real Madrid to face Schalke in Champions League

Real Madrid gets Schalke, Barcelona goes to Manchester City in last 16 of the Champions League
Graham Dunbar, The Associated Press

NYON, Switzerland - A Champions League draw heavy with reunions on Monday paired Real Madrid and Barcelona with the same last 16 opponents as last season, and sent Arsene Wenger back to the club where he made his reputation.

Defending champion Madrid will play Schalke a year after a 6-1 rout in Germany sparked a 9-2 aggregate victory.

"We want to show that we've learned something," Schalke coach Roberto Di Matteo said. "We got the toughest rival."

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