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Champions League draw REVEALED: English sides escape nightmare draws

Champions League draw REVEALED: English sides escape Real Madrid, Juventus and Inter Milan… but Tottenham face tricky double-header against Bayern Munich

  • Tottenham were handed the tough draw as they were paired with Bayern Munich
  • Man City will face Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk for a third straight season
  • Chelsea’s return to the Champions League sees them against Ajax and Valencia
  • Liverpool will begin their defense against Napoli, RB Salzburg and  

English clubs all managed to avoid a Group of Death as Tottenham, Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea all received favourable draws.  

There was a case of history repeating itself as Manchester City got drawn with Shakhtar Donetsk for the third season in a row. Pep Guardiola’s side will also face Dinamo Zagreb and Champions League debutants Atalanta. 

Liverpool will renew a familiar rivalry as were paired with Serie A runners-up Napoli for a second successive season. Red Bull Salzburg and Genk complete Group E for Jurgen Klopp’s side. 

Frank Lampard’s Chelsea were handed the best draw from the English sides as they complete Group H with Ajax, Valencia and  

More to follow.  


Liverpool Fixtures 


RB Salzburg 


Man City Fixtures 

Shakhtar Donetsk 

Dinamo Zagreb 



Tottenham Fixtures 

Bayern Munich 


Red Star Belgrade 

Chelsea Fixtures 



LOSC Lille 









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