Why are Russian clubs not playing in the 2022 Champions League?
On 2 May 2022, UEFA confirmed that Russian clubs would be excluded from the 2022–23 UEFA competitions.  Ukraine (UKR): The 2021–22 Ukrainian Cup was abandoned due to the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Will Eintracht Frankfurt defend their Europa League title in 2022–23?
As the title holders of the Europa League, Eintracht Frankfurt, qualified for the 2022–23 UEFA Champions League they will only be able to defend their title if they finish third in their group. A total of 58 teams from between 31 and 36 of the 55 UEFA member associations are expected to participate in the 2022–23 UEFA Europa League.
Where will the 2022 Europa League final be played?
The 2022–23 UEFA Europa League is the 52nd season of Europe’s secondary club football tournament organised by UEFA, and the 14th season since it was renamed from the UEFA Cup to the UEFA Europa League . The final will be played at the Puskás Aréna in Budapest, Hungary.
How many teams are eliminated from the 2022 Champions League?
37 teams eliminated from the 2022–23 UEFA Champions League are transferred to the Europa League. For the 2022–23 UEFA Europa League, the associations are allocated places according to their 2021 UEFA country coefficients, which takes into account their performance in European competitions from 2016–17 to 2020–21.