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)
Stage Dates
First & second qualifying round draw, Nyon 20/06/16
First qualifying round, first leg 28–29/06/16
First qualifying round, second leg 05–06/07/16
Second qualifying round, first leg 12–13/07/16
Second qualifying round, second leg 19–20/07/16
Third qualifying round draw, Nyon 15/07/16
Third qualifying round, first leg 26–27/07/16
Third qualifying round, second leg 02–03/08/16
Play-off round draw, Nyon 05/08/16
Play-off round, first leg 16–17/08/16
Play-off round, second leg 23–24/08/16
Group stage draw, Monaco 25/08/16
Group stage, matchday one 13–14/09/16
Group stage, matchday two 27–28/09/16
Group stage, matchday three 18–19/10/16
Group stage, matchday four 01–02/11/16
Group stage, matchday five 22–23/11/16
Group stage, matchday six 06–07/12/16
Round of 16 draw, Nyon 12/12/16
Round of 16, first leg 14–15/02/17 and 21–22/02/17
Round of 16, second leg 07–08/03/17 and 14–15/03/17
Quarter-final draw, Nyon 17/03/17
Quarter-finals, first leg 11–12/04/17
Quarter-finals, second leg 18–19/04/17
Semi-final draw, Nyon 21/04/17
Semi-finals, first leg 02–03/05/17
Semi-finals, second leg 09–10/05/17
Final (National Stadium of Wales, Cardiff) 03/06/17