The pairing also brought together the only two teams in the draw who have never been European champion.
Liverpool and Tottenham will play their first legs at home.
The matchups are strong, as all eight teams remaining are strong, and we do get one great all-Premier League Matchup in Manchester City vs. Tottenham.
Instead, they ended up getting the worst possible outcome when they drew Barcelona, with rivals Liverpool and Manchester City getting off relatively lightly, drawing Porto and Tottenham respectively. The semi-finals will be played across April 30, May 1 and May 7-8.
Manchester United will face Barcelona in the Uefa Champions League quarter-finals, while Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City will play out an all-English tie. The Portuguese global has been labeled as ' Mr. Champions League' for his sensational display in the competition, where he has represented with three clubs now - Manchester United, Real Madrid and now, Juventus.
GETTY IMAGESLiverpool defender Virgil van Dijk heads home during their win over Bayern Munich
If the reds go through they will face Barcelona or Man Utd in the semi final.
"It is going to be more hard than last season because they know how we play and our threats, but every game is different".
The Norwegian has won 14 of his 18 games as caretaker boss to propel United back into the race for the Premier League top four and progress to the quarterfinals of both the FA Cup and Champions League.
Liverpool, who lost in last year's final to Real Madrid, will host Porto in the first leg on April 9.
Back in 1999 Fergie's men beat Inter, then Juventus en route to the Final, where they completed the famous treble with a last-gasp comeback win against Bayern Munich.
The final is scheduled for June 1 at the Metropolitano Stadium, the home of Atletico Madrid.
Jurgen Klopp's Reds are among the favorites having gone all the way to the final past year before losing to Real Madrid.
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