Christian Pulisic had plenty to celebrate in 2021. (USA TODAY Photo)

Christian Pulisic and Tim Weah, the heroes of the dos a cero World Cup qualifying triumph over Mexico on Nov. 12, will tussle in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 next year.

Pulisic’s Chelsea and Weah’s Lille will play on Feb. 22 and March 16.

Chelsea is the UCL defending champions.

Other members of the U.S. men’s national team also will compete in the UCL:

* Goalkeeper Zack Steffen and Manchester City will meet Sporting on Feb. 15 and March 9.

* Midfielder Brenden Aaronson and his Red Bull Salzburg side will face Bayern Munich on March 16 and March 8.

* Midfielder Weston McKennie and Juventus will take on Villarreal on Feb. 22 and March 16.