Good Champions League draw for Ryan's Valencia

Mat Ryan’s first taste of UEFA Champions League football could be a long one with his new club Valencia favourites to progress after a good draw.

Ryan’s Valencia were drawn in Group H alongside Zenit St Petersburg, Olympique Lyon and Gent.

The Australian goalkeeper will know Gent well, having faced them many times previously in Belgium with Club Brugge.

Elsewhere, Robbie Kruse could take to the Nou Camp after Bayer Leverkusen were drawn alongside Barcelona in Group E.

Leverkusen and Barcelona were also grouped with AS Roma and BATE Borisov, with the German and Italian clubs likely to battle it out for second spot.

Group A

Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid, Shakhtar Donetsk, Malmo

Group B

PSV Eindhoven, Manchester United, CSKA Moscow, VfL Wolfsburg

Group C

Benfica, Atletico Madrid, Galatasaray, FK Astana

Group D

Juventus, Manchester City, Sevilla, Borussia Monchengladbach

Group E

Barcelona, Bayer Leverkusen, AS Roma, BATE Borisov

Group F

Bayern Munich, Arsenal, Olympiakos, Dinamo Zagreb

Group G

Chelsea, FC Porto, Dynamo Kiev, Maccabi Tel-Aviv

Group H

Zenit St Petersburg, Valencia, Lyon, Gent