Draw details

UEFA Champions League first and second qualifying round draws

The first qualifying round consists of 32 teams while the second round is split into a champions path and a league path.

Pots (first qualifying round draw)
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12:00CET, 19 June, Nyon

First qualifying round draw (matches 10/11 & 17/18 July)

Torpedo Kutaisi (GEO) v Sheriff (MDA)
Shkëndija (MKD) v The New Saints (WAL)
Sūduva (LTU) v APOEL (CYP)
Olimpija Ljubljana (SVN) v Qarabağ (AZE)
F91 Dudelange (LUX) v Videoton (HUN)

Drita (KOS) v Malmö (SWE)
HJK Helsinki (FIN) v Víkingur (FRO)
Ludogorets Razgrad (BUL) v Crusaders (NIR)
Cork City (IRL) v Legia Warszawa (POL)
Valur Reykjavík (ISL) v Rosenborg (NOR)

Michael Heselschwerdt ()
The Scottish champions are drawn©UEFA.com

Kukës (ALB) v Valletta (MLT)
Flora Tallinn (EST) v Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR)
Spartaks Jūrmala (LVA) v Crvena zvezda (SRB)
Alashkert (ARM) v Celtic (SCO)
Spartak Trnava (SVK) v Zrinjski (BIH)
Astana (KAZ) v Sutjeska (MNE)

Seeded sides in bold.

Draw procedure

  • The 31 teams entering in this round will be joined by the winners of the preliminary round final on 29 June.
  • The 32 teams were divided into three groups (two of ten teams and one of 12 teams). Within the three groups, teams were divided equally into seeded teams and unseeded teams.

  • One group was drawn at a time. A ball was taken from each bowl (seeded and unseeded) and put into a large empty bowl in the middle, where they were shuffled. The first team drawn plays its first match at home.
  • The sides beaten in this round transfer to the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round (the draw for which is also on 19 June).

14:00CET, 19 June, Nyon

Second qualifying round draw (matches 24/25 July & 31 July/1 August)

Champions Path

Astana (KAZ) v Midtjylland (DEN)
Ludogorets Razgrad (BUL) v Videoton (HUN)
Kukës (ALB) v Qarabağ (AZE)
CFR Cluj (ROU) v Malmö (SWE)
Dinamo Zagreb (CRO) v Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR)

Crvena zvezda (SRB) v Sūduva (LTU)
BATE Borisov (BLR)
v HJK Helsinki (FIN)
Shkëndija (MKD) v Sheriff (MDA)
Legia Warszawa (POL) v Spartak Trnava (SVK)
Celtic (SCO) v Rosenborg (NOR)

Seeded sides in bold.

Draw procedure

  • The four teams entering in this round (i.e. the champions of the associations ranked 16th to 19th, listed below) will be joined by the winners of the 16 first qualifying round ties.
  • The teams were separated into two pots of ten according to their coefficient (the winners of the first qualifying round ties take the coefficients of the seeded club in those ties), with the highest-ranked sides seeded. Balls containing these seeded teams were placed in one bowl, with balls for the unseeded clubs in another.
  • A ball was taken from each bowl and put into a large empty bowl in the middle, where they were shuffled. The first side drawn plays its first match at home, against the second one drawn.
  • The teams beaten in this round transfer to the champions path of the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round.

League path

Draw (second qualifying round)
The draw results on display©UEFA.com

PAOK (GRE) v Basel (SUI)
Ajax (NED) v Sturm Graz (AUT)

Seeded sides in bold.

Draw procedure

  • The four teams entering in this round (the runners-up from the associations ranked 12th to 15th) are separated into two pots of two (seeded and unseeded) according to their coefficient.
  • A ball was taken from each bowl and put into a large empty bowl in the middle, where they were shuffled. The first team drawn plays its first match at home, against the second one drawn.
  • The sides beaten in this round transfer to the main path of the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round.

The first qualifying round consists of 32 teams while the second round is split into a champions path and a league path.

Pots (first qualifying round draw)
©UEFA.com

12:00CET, 19 June, Nyon

First qualifying round draw (matches 10/11 & 17/18 July)

Torpedo Kutaisi (GEO) v Sheriff (MDA)
Shkëndija (MKD) v The New Saints (WAL)
Sūduva (LTU) v APOEL (CYP)
Olimpija Ljubljana (SVN) v Qarabağ (AZE)
F91 Dudelange (LUX) v Videoton (HUN)

Drita (KOS) v Malmö (SWE)
HJK Helsinki (FIN) v Víkingur (FRO)
Ludogorets Razgrad (BUL) v Crusaders (NIR)
Cork City (IRL) v Legia Warszawa (POL)
Valur Reykjavík (ISL) v Rosenborg (NOR)

Michael Heselschwerdt ()
The Scottish champions are drawn©UEFA.com

Kukës (ALB) v Valletta (MLT)
Flora Tallinn (EST) v Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR)
Spartaks Jūrmala (LVA) v Crvena zvezda (SRB)
Alashkert (ARM) v Celtic (SCO)
Spartak Trnava (SVK) v Zrinjski (BIH)
Astana (KAZ) v Sutjeska (MNE)

Seeded sides in bold.

Draw procedure

  • The 31 teams entering in this round will be joined by the winners of the preliminary round final on 29 June.
  • The 32 teams were divided into three groups (two of ten teams and one of 12 teams). Within the three groups, teams were divided equally into seeded teams and unseeded teams.

  • One group was drawn at a time. A ball was taken from each bowl (seeded and unseeded) and put into a large empty bowl in the middle, where they were shuffled. The first team drawn plays its first match at home.
  • The sides beaten in this round transfer to the UEFA Europa League second qualifying round (the draw for which is also on 19 June).

14:00CET, 19 June, Nyon

Second qualifying round draw (matches 24/25 July & 31 July/1 August)

Champions Path

Astana (KAZ) v Midtjylland (DEN)
Ludogorets Razgrad (BUL) v Videoton (HUN)
Kukës (ALB) v Qarabağ (AZE)
CFR Cluj (ROU) v Malmö (SWE)
Dinamo Zagreb (CRO) v Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR)

Crvena zvezda (SRB) v Sūduva (LTU)
BATE Borisov (BLR)
v HJK Helsinki (FIN)
Shkëndija (MKD) v Sheriff (MDA)
Legia Warszawa (POL) v Spartak Trnava (SVK)
Celtic (SCO) v Rosenborg (NOR)

Seeded sides in bold.

Draw procedure

  • The four teams entering in this round (i.e. the champions of the associations ranked 16th to 19th, listed below) will be joined by the winners of the 16 first qualifying round ties.
  • The teams were separated into two pots of ten according to their coefficient (the winners of the first qualifying round ties take the coefficients of the seeded club in those ties), with the highest-ranked sides seeded. Balls containing these seeded teams were placed in one bowl, with balls for the unseeded clubs in another.
  • A ball was taken from each bowl and put into a large empty bowl in the middle, where they were shuffled. The first side drawn plays its first match at home, against the second one drawn.
  • The teams beaten in this round transfer to the champions path of the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round.

League path

Draw (second qualifying round)
The draw results on display©UEFA.com

PAOK (GRE) v Basel (SUI)
Ajax (NED) v Sturm Graz (AUT)

Seeded sides in bold.

Draw procedure

  • The four teams entering in this round (the runners-up from the associations ranked 12th to 15th) are separated into two pots of two (seeded and unseeded) according to their coefficient.
  • A ball was taken from each bowl and put into a large empty bowl in the middle, where they were shuffled. The first team drawn plays its first match at home, against the second one drawn.
  • The sides beaten in this round transfer to the main path of the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round.
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