The UEFA Champions League play-offs begin on Tuesday, with the six winners going through to the group stage.
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The UEFA Champions League play-offs are set to kick off on Tuesday and Wednesday, with the six remaining group stage places up for grabs. Ahead of the first legs, click on each of the fixtures for our in-depth match background.
Ties on 21 & 29 August
Benfica (POR) v PAOK (GRE)
Ties on 22 & 28 August
Ajax (NED) v Dynamo Kyiv (UKR)
The six play-off winners will join the 26 automatic entrants in the UEFA Champions League group stage draw in Monaco at 18:00CET on Thursday 30 August. The defeated teams transfer to the UEFA Europa League group stage, the draw at 13:00CET on Friday 31 August.
Already in the group stage
ESP: Real Madrid (holders), Barcelona, Atlético Madrid, Valencia
GER: Bayern München, Schalke, Hoffenheim, Borussia Dortmund
ENG: Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool
ITA: Juventus, Napoli, Roma, Internazionale Milano
FRA: Paris Saint-Germain, Monaco, Lyon
RUS: Lokomotiv Moskva, CSKA Moskva
UKR: Shakhtar Donetsk
BEL: Club Brugge
CZE: Viktoria Plzeň