Group stage

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UEFA Champions League path group stage draw

The groups are identical to those for the UEFA Champions League.

The draw
Group A
: Benfica (POR), Manchester United (ENG), Basel (SUI), CSKA Moskva (RUS)

Group B: Bayern München (GER), Paris Saint-Germain (FRA), Anderlecht (BEL), Celtic (SCO)

Group C: Chelsea (ENG), Atlético Madrid (ESP), Roma (ITA), Qarabağ (AZE)

Group D: Juventus (ITA), Barcelona (ESP), Olympiacos (GRE), Sporting CP (POR)

Group E: Spartak Moskva (RUS), Sevilla (ESP), Liverpool (ENG), Maribor (SVN)

Group F: Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR), Manchester City (ENG), Napoli (ITA), Feyenoord (NED)

Group G: Monaco (FRA), Porto (POR), Beşiktaş (TUR), RB Leipzig (GER)

Group H: Real Madrid (ESP, holders), Borussia Dortmund (GER), Tottenham Hotspur (ENG), APOEL (CYP)

18:00CET, 24 August, Monaco

UEFA Champions League group stage draw
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The UEFA Champions League path group stage draw of the UEFA Youth League is determined by the draw for the senior competition, meaning that – for both competitions – the same teams play the same opponents in identical groups in the same weeks.

• The group winners progress straight to the round of 16. The group runners-up go into the play-offs where they meet the eight teams that emerge from the domestic champions path of the UEFA Youth League.

  • Road to Nyon

Champions League path
Matchday 1: 12/13 September
Matchday 2: 26/27 September
Matchday 3: 17/18 October
Matchday 4: 31 October/1 November
Matchday 5: 21/22 November
Matchday 6: 5/6 December

Domestic Champions path
Draw: 29 August, 14:00CET
First round: 27 September & 18 October
Second round: 1 & 22 November

Knockout phase
Play-off draw: 11 December
Play-offs: 6/7 February
Knockout draw: 9 February
Round of 16: 20/21 February
Quarter-finals: 13/14 March
Semi-finals: 20 April (Nyon)
Final: 23 April (Nyon)