A Champions League semifinal draw steeped in the competition's rich history paired Real Madrid and Bayern Munich on Friday, and then matched Liverpool with Roma.
Two-time defending champion Madrid will first play Bayern in Munich on April 25 in a clash of powerhouse clubs with a combined 17 European titles.
"It's clear who are favorites. We're up against the Champions League winners," Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said.
Madrid and Bayern have never met in the final — despite a combined 25 appearances in the 63-year-old competition's title game — but this will be their seventh semifinal meeting.
In contrast, Liverpool and Roma played in the...