Watch the Champions League at the Toffee Club in Portland, Oregon
Qualifying is finished and the draw for the group stage is on Thursday, August 30th. (Chelsea and Arsenal are in the Europa League this year.) The UEFA website has interesting articles and an explanation of how the group stages work.
Live Updates: Keylor Navas wins goalkeeper of the season. Interesting. Courtois is there now and there will be competition. Defender of the season Sergio Ramos.
Liverpool fans will not be pleased. Midfielder of the season Modric. Of course. Maybe Real fans want to forget that they once voted him the worst signing ever for the club.
He cut off all his hair and proved them wrong. Forward of the season is Cristiano Ronaldo who also won goal of the season.
The match calendar will be released two hours after the draw ceremony.
As it happened: Kaka and Forlan are drawing the names.
Group A: Atletico Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Monaco, Club Brugge
Group B: Barcelona, Tottenham, PSV Eindhoven, Inter Milan
Group C: PSG, Napoli, Liverpool, Red Star Belgrade
Group D: Lokomotiv Moscow, FC Porto, Shalke, Galatasaray
Group E: Bayern, Benfica, Ajax, AEK Athens
Group F: Manchester City, Shakhtar Donetsk, Lyon, Hoffenheim
Group G: Real Madrid, Roma, CSKA Moscow, Viktoria Plzeň
Group H: Juventus, Manchester United, Valencia, BSC Young Boys
We will post the Champions League matches on our soccer schedule page soon.
Yes, there is a new competition called the UEFA Nations League, created to end the friendly system and add more competitive matches as teams prepare for the World Cup. Click hear to read about the UEFA Nations League. This is separate from the Champions League!