Champions League

Pep faces Barca reunion in Champions League

2016-08-25 18:58
Champions League trophy (File)

Cape Town - In an unlikely twist of fate, Manchester City and Barcelona have been drawn together in Group C for the upcoming 2016/2017 Champions League.

They will be joined by Borussia Monchengladbach and Celtic.

Another mouth-watering match up sees last year's champions Real Madrid in the Group F with Borussia Dortmund, Sporting Lisbon and Legia Warsaw while in Group A, Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal, Basel and Ludogorets will compete for the top two spots.

Surprise English Premiership winners Leicester City are drawn in Group G with Porto, Club Brugge and FC Copenhagen. 

Champions League 2016/2017 draw

Group A: Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal, Basel, Ludogorets
Group B: Benfica, Napoli, Dinamo Kiev, Besiktas
Group C: Barcelona, Manchester City, Borussia Monchengladbach, Celtic
Group D: Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, PSV Eindhoven, Rostov
Group E: CSKA Moscow, Bayer Leverkusen, Tottenham, Monaco
Group F: Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Sporting Lisbon, Legia Warsaw
Group G: Leicester, Porto, Club Brugge, FC Copenhagen
Group H: Juventus, Sevilla, Lyon, Dinamo Zagreb

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