Champions League draw: what time is it, and which pots are the Premier League clubs in?

Champions League group draw

Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham all await their fate in Monaco on Thursday

The draw for the group stage of the 2019/20 Champions League will take place at 18:00 CEST (17:00 BST) in Monaco on Thursday. 

Four Premier League clubs await their fate among 32 teams, three of which – Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea – will be in Pot One.  

Tottenham, who made it all the way to the final last season, remain in Pot Two. 

Liverpool were in Pot Three en route to their winning run last season, but make it among the title winners this term following success over Spurs. Chelsea’s Europa League triumph means they join their league rivals.

Dinamo Zagreb, Red Star Belgrade, Olympiacos, Slavia Prague, Ajax and Club Brugge made it safely through the play-offs. 

Matchday one will be played from September 17-18. 

(Please note: Lyon will go into Pot 2 or 3, Lokomotiv Moscow into 3 or 4 depending on play-off results. All below are confirmed)

Pot 1

LiverpoolChelsea • Barcelona • Manchester City • Juventus • Bayern Munich • PSG • Zenit

Pot 2

Real Madrid • Atletico Madrid • Borussia Dortmund • Napoli • Shakhtar Donetsk • Tottenham • Benfica • Ajax

Pot 3 

Bayer Leverkusen • Red Bull Salzburg • Olympiacos • Valencia • Club Brugge • Inter Milan • Dinamo Zagreb

Pot 4

Genk • Galatasaray • RB Leipzig • Slavia Prague • Red Star Belgrade • Atalanta • Lille

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