In the expanded UEFA Youth League, the Under-19 teams of the UEFA Champions League entrants will be joined by the youth domestic champions of 32 nations.
UEFA Champions League path
The 32 clubs entering via the UEFA Champions League will compete in groups with the indentical make-up and fixture list as for the senior competition. The eight group winners will progress straight to the round of 16 while the eight runners-up will go into the play-offs.
Domestic Champions path
The 32 teams will compete in two knockout rounds of home-and-away ties to produce eight survivors, who will progress to the play-offs.
The eight Domestic Champions path survivors will be drawn at home to the eight UEFA Champions League path runners-up in one-off ties to decide the eight remaining round of 16 berths.
Knockout phase and final
The knockout phase, starting with the round of 16 will consist of single-leg ties, meaning a maximum of ten matches for any team, with the semi-finals and final played in the form of a final tournament at the Colovray stadium, Nyon, Switzerland. There will be no third-place play-off game.
More information can be seen in the competition's official regulations.
The climax to the 2014/15 UEFA Youth League season takes place at the Colovray Stadium opposite UEFA's Swiss headquarters in Nyon.
The four remaining teams will travel to western Switzerland for one-off semi-finals on Friday 10 April, with the final itself taking place on Monday 13 April. FC Barcelona won the inaugural season in the same venue in 2013/14 after a similar four-team knockout event.
All three games will be decided by penalty kicks should a match be level after 90 minutes. The overall winners will receive the Lennart Johansson Trophy which is named after the governing body's Swedish honorary president.
Final tournament (Colovray Stadium, Nyon)
Semi-finals (10 April)
1. AS Roma v Chelsea FC (17.15CET)
2. RSC Anderlecht v FC Shakhtar Donetsk (13.00CET)
Final (13 April)
Winner of SF2 v Winner of SF1 (16.00CET)
Final week tickets
Tickets are FREE for Under-19s and 10CHF for adults. You must collect your tickets before the final week at Colovray Sports Center, Route de Genève 37, 1260 Nyon.
The box office is open from 12.00 to 20.00CET on the following days:
Monday 30 March–Saturday 4 April
Tuesday 7 April–Thursday 9 April
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