What happens at the round of 16 of the Champions League?
The top two teams in each group advance to the round of 16. The third-placed sides in each group transfer to the UEFA Europa League knockout stage, where they will face the UEFA Europa League group runners-up for places in the last 16. When do the Champions League group stage matches take place?
Will there be a group of death in the Champions League?
Considering the strength of pots two and four, there could be quite a group of death in the competition. As a reminder, teams from the same league can’t be drawn into the same group and only one team from each pot will make it into each group as well.
Where can I watch the Champions League group stage?
Following the draw in late August, here is the complete schedule for the group stage. Paramount+ is the only place to watch every minute of every UCL match this season in addition to Serie A, NWSL and more. Sign up now with offer code ITALY to get a special one month free trial.
How many teams are in the Champions League draw?
The line-up is subject to final confirmation by UEFA. The draw features 32 teams: 26 teams given direct entry to the group stage and the six winners of the play-off ties. The teams will be split into four seeding pots.