Everything you need to know about this evening’s UEFA Champions League draw following our 6-0 aggregate win over Steaua Bucharest…


The UEFA Champions League group stage draw takes place at 5pm (GMT) on Thursday 25 August.


This year’s draw will take place in Monaco and will be broadcast live on Sky Sports New or of the UEFA.com.


The 32 teams are drawn from the following pots.

Pot One: Real Madrid, Barcelona, Leicester City, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Benfica, PSG, CSKA Moscow

Pot Two: City, Atletico Madrid, Borssia Dortmund, Arsenal, Sevilla, Porto, Napoli, Bayer Leverkusen

Pot Three: Basel, Tottenham Hotspur, Dynamo Kyiv, Lyon, PSV Eindhoven, Sporting Lisbon, Club Brugge, Borussia Monchengladbach

Pot Four: Celtic, Monaco, Besiktas, Legia Warsaw, Dinamo Zagreb, Ludogorets, FC Copenhagen, FC Rostov


  • Matchday 1:  13 and 14 September
  • Matchday 2: 27 and 28 September
  • Matchday 3: October 18 and 19
  • Matchday 4: November 1 and 2
  • Matchday 5: November 22 and 23
  • Matchday 6: December 6 and 7


This season’s Champions League final takes place at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on Saturday 3 June 2017.

We’ll let you know who City will face in the group stages right here on ManCity.com and on Twitter @ManCity when the draw is made.