UCL group stage draw took place for the 2020-21 season today. UEFA Champions League final will take place in Istanbul, Turkey for 2020-21 season.
UCL Champions Bayern face tough battle in group stages
Defending champions Bayern Munich are drawn in tough group to defend their title. Bayern Munich earlier won German Super cup against Borussia Dortmund in a 5 goal thriller. Subsequently, German supergiant’s also won the UEFA super cup against Sevilla in Extra time to win the Quadruple. Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Red Bull Salzburg, Lokomotiv Moscow completes the Group A draw.
Spanish Champion’s face tough task in Group stages of UCL
La Liga champions Real Madrid will not be pleased after the champions league group stage draw. Above all, Real Madrid has been the most successful European side in the champions league history winning the title for record 13 times. Zidane will be looking to become the first manager to win four UCL titles as a manager after being knocked out by city in the previous season. Los Blancos will face Inter Milan, Borussia Monchengladbach and shakhtar Donetsk in the group stages.
Pep’s Manchester City lucky enough in UCL draw
Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City will be happy with how the UCL draw has panned out. Manchester City will face Portuguese champion’s Porto in the group stages. Also Olympiakos and Marseille are drawn in the same group as the English side. Pep Guardiola will be eager to win the champions league this season after failing to win the trophy since leaving Barcelona. French Side Lyon Knocked out Manchester city in last year’s champions league semifinals.
Liverpool placed in group of deaths
Premier League champions Liverpool are drawn in group of deaths with former UCL champions facing tough opponents in the group stage. Liverpool will be facing Dutch champions Ajax, Italian side Atalanta and debut side Midtjylland in the group stages. Liverpool will be favorites along side Bayern Munich to win the champions league this season. With acquisition of Bayern Midfielder Thiago, Liverpool have strengthened their midfield. Merseyside club have looked in great form since the start of this new season winning all the 3 games in the premier league.
Frank Lampard’s Chelsea will be happy with the draw
English Side Chelsea will be happy with the group stage draw. Sevilla, Chelsea, Krasnodar, Rennes completes the Group E draw for the champions league 2020-21 season. Frank Lampard will be looking to make impact in the champions league this season after heavy thrashing by Bayern in last season. Chelsea have revamped their side by making more than 200 million euro investment in the transfer window. London side will be relying on their new signing to show their potential in the European competition.
Messi and Ronaldo ready for One last dance in UCL
Barcelona and Juventus have drawn in the same group in this years champions league. Lionel Messi will face Cristiano Ronaldo in the group stages for the first time ever. Both the legends of the game are now on the brink of their career. However, it will be interesting to see how the clash between the two legends will pan out given their circumstances have changed significantly. Juventus, Barcelona, Dynamo Kiev, Ferencvaros completes the group G of the champions league season 2020-21.
Manchester United face stiff battle in their group
Manchester United will face previous year finalists Paris Saint German in the group stages of UCL. Paris Saint German, Manchester United, RB Leipzig, Istanbul Basaksehir competes the Group H draw for this season champions league. Certainly, Manchester United will have to play their A game in order to qualify for the next stage. Meanwhile, Paris Saint German will be looking to take revenge of last time defeat against the United.