#UCLDraw: Manchester United and Arsenal get tricky fixtures
It was the most anticipated moment for supporters, players, managers of clubs and every stakeholder of clubs who qualified for the 2023/24 UEFA Champions League.
The draw of the competition was held on Friday, August 31st, 2023 in This was the same day the best coach and manager was announced by the body governing football in Europe, UEFA.
This season had some teams returning to the competition for the first time in a long. Arsenal and Newcastle supporters are the most excited as they look forward to seeing which teams they were paired against. Spain have the most representatives with five teams, while Union Berlin and Royal Antwerp are set to make their debut in the UCL group stage
Manchester City will look to defend their trophy which they won at the expense of Inter Milan in Istanbul on Saturday, June 10, 2023. The likes of Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Barcelona, and Paris Saint Germain will also give a push for the title.
The 32 teams have been drawn into the following groups;
Group A: Bayern Munich, Manchester United, Copenhagen, Galatasaray
Group B: Sevilla, Arsenal, PSV, Lens
Group C: Napoli, Real Madrid, Braga, Union Berlin
Group D: Benfica, Inter Milan, Salzburg, Real Sociedad
Group E: Feyenoord, Atletico Madrid, Lazio, Celtic
Group F: PSG, Dortmund, AC Milan, Newcastle United
Group G: Manchester City, Leipzig, Crvena Zvezda, Young Boys
Group H: Barcelona, Porto, Shakhtar Donetsk, Antwerp
The top two teams, after a round of six matches in each group, will qualify for the next round of the competition.