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Cahill keen to avoid Barcelona and PSG in UCL round of 16
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Cahill keen to avoid Barcelona and PSG in UCL round of 16

  Chelsea captain Gary Cahill has admitted that Chelsea would be happy to avoid locking horns with the likes of Barcelona and PSG in the first knockout round of the Champions League. Chelsea played a 1 all draw with Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night which ensured that they lost their grip on the group's top spot to Roma. Chelsea will now be drawn against the winner of another group in the last 16 draw scheduled to hold on Monday. Meanwhile, UEFA's law ensures that teams from the same nation can't play against each other in the round of 16 and Chelsea may be in line to square up against PSG, Barcelona and other impressive group winners in the 2017/18 UCL. READ: Diego Perotti signs contract extension with Roma Antonio Conte and Eden Hazard had earlier welcomed the prospect...