Inter draw Eintracht Frankfurt in UEFA Europa League round of 16. Zanetti: "Tough draw but we want to go far"
Inter have drawn Eintracht Frankfurt for the UEFA Europa League round of 16. The first leg will be played in Germany on March 7 at 6:55 pm local time while the return leg takes place at the San Siro one week later at 9:00 pm.
“It can be beneficial to play the return leg here just before the Milan derby, we are facing a tough German team that is difficult to beat,” said Inter vice president Javier Zanetti. “Inter are favorites? We will continue our preparation to go as far as possible but there are other teams well equipped. There are conditions to do well. We hope to continue growing and only doing so we can aspire to go through this round.”
Here are all the matchups in the round of 16:
Chelsea v Dynamo Kiev
Eintracht Frankfurt v Inter
Dinamo Zagreb v Benfica
Napoli v Salzburg
Valencia v Krasnodar
Sevilla v Slavia Prague
Arsenal v Rennes
Zenit St Petersburg v Villarreal
Source: UEFA - FCIN