Champions League draw – 2012 – 2013

Chelsea - ChampionsPremier League holders Manchester City will face nine-times European champions Real Madrid in the group stages of the Champions League.

Champions League holders Chelsea begin their defence in a tough group with Juventus Shakhtar Donetsk and Danish side FC Nordsjaelland, while Manchester United face Galatasaray, Braga and FC Cluj while Arsenal have Schalke, Olympiakos and Montpellier.

The group stages run from 18 and 19 September through to 4 and 5 December.

Champions League groups:

Group A: Porto, Dynamo Kiev, Paris St Germain, Dinamo Zagreb

Group B: Arsenal, Schalke, Olympiakos, Montpellier

Group C: AC Milan, Zenit St Petersburg, Anderlecht, Malaga

Group D: Real Madrid, Manchester City, Ajax, Borussia Dortmund

Group E: Chelsea, Shakhtar Donetsk, Juventus, FC Nordsjaelland

Group F: Bayern Munich, Valencia, Lille, BATE Borisov

Group G: Barcelona, Benfica, Spartak Moscow, Celtic

Group H: Manchester United, Braga, Galatasaray, CFR Cluj

2 Responses

  1. Mikelomoh says:

    I think arsenal’s group is very easy.

  2. Emmanuel says:

    I think barca group is cheap