The much-awaited UEFA Champions League Group Stage Draw was finally announced on August 26.
Defending Champions Chelsea will begin their quest to retain the Champions League title with a clash against Juventus in Group H and will also take on Zenith St. Petersburg as well as Malmo.
Lionel Messi’s new club Paris Saint-Germain will take on Manchester City in one of the biggest ties of the Champions League group stage together with Leipzig and Club Brugge.
Real Madrid will play Inter Milan, Shakhtar Donetsk, and Moldova’s Sheriff Tiraspol in Group D while Spanish champions Atletico Madrid and Liverpool were together in Group B with former winners Porto and AC Milan.
Barcelona was drawn in Group E with Bayern Munich, Benfica, and Dynamo Kyiv.
Manchester United will have another meeting with Spain’s Villarreal, a repeat of this year’s Europa League final, in Group F along with Atalanta and Young Boys.
Here is the full list;
Group A: Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain, RB Leipzig, Club Brugge
Group B: Atletico Madrid, Liverpool, Porto, AC Milan
Group C: Sporting, Borussia Dortmund, Ajax, Besiktas
Group D: Inter Milan, Real Madrid, Shakhtar Donetsk, Sheriff Tiraspol
Group E: Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Benfica, Dynamo Kiev
Group F: Villarreal, Manchester United, Atalanta, Young Boys
Group G: Lille, Sevilla, Red Bull Salzburg, Wolfsburg
Group H: Chelsea, Juventus, Zenit, Malmo