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Group stage starts tonight

Published: Thursday 21 October 2004, 6.51CET
The inaugural UEFA Cup group stage kicks off on Thursday night with the first 16 ties in Groups A-H.
 
 
Published: Thursday 21 October 2004, 6.51CET

Group stage starts tonight

The inaugural UEFA Cup group stage kicks off on Thursday night with the first 16 ties in Groups A-H.

The inaugural UEFA Cup group stage opens tonight with the first 16 ties in Groups A-H.

Forty teams
Between now and 16 December, the 40 teams involved will compete for a place in the last 32 of the competition, with the top three in each group advancing.

Live coverage
uefa.com will bring you live coverage of eight of tonight's matches, together with updates from the others and reports of all the games at the end of the night. For a full list of fixtures, click here.

 
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