Wednesday 21 March 2018

Liverpool and Man United the big winners in Champions League draw as Spurs and Celtic land in Groups of Death

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp
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Liverpool and Man United were handed two of the kinder Champions League group stage draws this evening, with Spurs facing a daunting journey to reach the last 16.

Liverpool are in Group E alongside Spartak Moscow, Sevilla and Maribor while Man United are joined in Group A by Benfica, Basel and CSKA Moscow.

Meanwhile, Spurs are swimming with sharks in Group H, and will have to play Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Apoel, while Celtic have a similarly tough draw in Group B, with Bayern Munich, PSG and Anderlecht.

Chelsea also have a tricky draw, grouped with Atletico Madrid, Roma and Qarabag, while Man City will be pleased to be in Group F alongside Shaktar Donetsk, Napoli and Feyenoord.

Here is the draw in full:

Group A - Benfica, Man United, Basel, CSKA Moscow.

Group B - Bayern Munich, PSG, Anderlecht, Celtic.

Group C - Chelsea, Atletico, Roma, Qarabag.

Group D - Juventus, Barcelona, Olympiakos, Sporting.

Group E - Spartak Moscow, Sevilla, Liverpool, Maribor.

Group F - Shakhtar Donetsk, Man City, Napoli, Feyenoord.

Group G - Monaco, Porto, Besiktas, RB Leipzig.

Group H - Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Spurs and Apoel.

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