THE return of the Champions League is fast approaching and all European powerhouses are keen to find out their early opponents.
City will be keen to make it back-to-back wins in the huge European tournament next campaign.
The Toon will feature in the prestigious competition for the first time since the 2002/03 season.
When is the Champions League group stage draw?
- The Champions League group stage draw will take place on Thursday, August 31.
- The draw is set to begin at 5pm UK time.
- The Grimaldi Forum in Monaco will host.
What channel is the Champions League group stage draw on and can it be live streamed FREE?
- The Champions League group stage will be live streamed for FREE on the UEFA.com website.
- TNT Sports are also likely to broadcast the draw.
What are the Champions League seedings?
- Manchester City
- Bayern Munich
- Paris Saint-Germain
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- Real Madrid
- Manchester United
- Inter Milan
- Borussia Dortmund
- Atletico Madrid
- RB Leipzig
- Shakhtar Donetsk
- Red Bull Salzburg
- AC Milan
- Red Star Belgrade
Pot 3 or 4
- Newcastle United
- Real Sociedad
When does the Champions League group stage start?
- The Champions League group stage will begin on Tuesday, September 19.
- The group stage will last for 12 weeks.
- The final match day of the group stage will begin on Tuesday, December 12.
Champions League group stage schedule
Here is the full schedule of the Champions League group stage:
- Matchday 1: 19/20 September 2023
- Matchday 2: 3/4 October 2023
- Matchday 3: 24/25 October 2023
- Matchday 4: 7/8 November 2023
- Matchday 5: 28/29 November 2023
- Matchday 6: 12/13 December 2023