Road to Cardiff: the 2016/17 season calendar

Real Madrid have only just finished their trophy parade but there is less than a month until the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League begins, with the final at Cardiff's National Stadium of Wales.

National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff will host the 2017 UEFA Champions League final
National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff will host the 2017 UEFA Champions League final ©Getty Images

2016/17 UEFA Champions League calendar (draw dates subject to change)
StageDates
First & second qualifying round draw, Nyon20/06/16
First qualifying round, first leg28–29/06/16
First qualifying round, second leg05–06/07/16
Second qualifying round, first leg12–13/07/16
Second qualifying round, second leg19–20/07/16
Third qualifying round draw, Nyon15/07/16
Third qualifying round, first leg26–27/07/16
Third qualifying round, second leg02–03/08/16
Play-off round draw, Nyon05/08/16
Play-off round, first leg16–17/08/16
Play-off round, second leg23–24/08/16
Group stage draw, Monaco25/08/16
Group stage, matchday one13–14/09/16
Group stage, matchday two27–28/09/16
Group stage, matchday three18–19/10/16
Group stage, matchday four01–02/11/16
Group stage, matchday five22–23/11/16
Group stage, matchday six06–07/12/16
Round of 16 draw, Nyon12/12/16
Round of 16, first leg14–15/02/17 and 21–22/02/17
Round of 16, second leg07–08/03/17 and 14–15/03/17
Quarter-final draw, Nyon17/03/17
Quarter-finals, first leg11–12/04/17
Quarter-finals, second leg18–19/04/17
Semi-final draw, Nyon21/04/17
Semi-finals, first leg02–03/05/17
Semi-finals, second leg09–10/05/17
Final (National Stadium of Wales, Cardiff)03/06/17