The 2019/20 UEFA Champions League group stage draw ceremony will be held this evening in Monaco.

Here is everything you need to know about the draw.

Time and Venue:

The draw takes place at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco and the ceremony starts at 7 pm CAT.

How to watch the Draw:

The draw will be streamed live on Uefa’s official website and will also be available to watch live on SuperSport.

Seedings:

Pot 1
Liverpool
Chelsea
Barcelona
Bayern Munich
Juventus
Manchester City
Paris Saint-Germain
Zenit

Pot 2
Real Madrid
Atletico Madrid
Borussia Dortmund
Napoli
Shakhtar Donetsk
Tottenham
Ajax
Benfica

Pot 3
Lyon
Bayer Leverkusen
Salzburg
Olympiacos
Club Brugge
Valencia
Inter Milan
Dinamo Zagreb

Pot 4
Lokomotiv Moscow
Genk
Galatasaray
RB Leipzig
Slavia Prague
Red Star Belgrade
Atalanta
Lille

Draw Procedure:

– The 32 teams are drawn into eight groups of four teams and play each other in a double round-robin system. The eight group winners and eight runners-up proceed to the knockout phase.

– Pot 1 consists of the holders (Liverpool), the Europa League winners (Chelsea) and the champions of the six highest-ranked nations. Pots 2, 3 and 4 are determined by the club’s Uefa coefficient ranking.

-Teams from the same country cannot be drawn together and clubs from Russia and Ukraine must not be drawn in the same group.

Group Stage Calender:
Matchday one – September 17/18
Matchday two – October 1/2
Matchday three – October 22/23
Matchday four – November 5/6
Matchday five – November 26/27
Matchday six – December 10/11

Round of 16 draw, Nyon – December 16

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