What are the changes to the Champions League format?
The pivotal change in the reforms announced by the UEFA Executive Committee after its meeting on 19 April 2021 is the departure from the current format’s opening 32-team group stage. The present Champions League season begins with participants divided into eight groups of four.
Will Russia be in the Champions League in 2023?
On 2 May 2022, UEFA confirmed that Russian clubs would be excluded from the 2023–24 UEFA competitions.  ^ "Champions League final hosts for 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024". UEFA. 24 September 2019. Retrieved 27 July 2022. ^ "New format for Champions League post-2024: everything you need to know".
What is the Champions League and Europa League timeline?
Our Champions Leagueand Europa Leaguetimelines show in more detail how each competition has evolved, from the origins of the European Champion Clubs’ Cup, which kicked off in 1955, the UEFA Cup and the Cup Winners’ Cup into their existing formats. © 1998-2022 UEFA. All rights reserved. Last updated: Tuesday 25 May 2021
What happens if a club does not qualify for the 2023-24 Champions League?
The winners of the 2022–23 UEFA Champions League and 2022–23 UEFA Europa League are each given an additional entry if they do not qualify for the 2023–24 UEFA Champions League through their domestic league.