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Man City Drawn In UEFA Champions League Group Of Death: Complete Draw Revealed

champions league Man City Drawn In UEFA Champions League Group Of Death: Complete Draw Revealed

The draw for the group stage of the 2012-13 UEFA Champions League has been made in Monaco, and Manchester City has been dealt the toughest draw with a group of champions battling it out with the Premier League winners. City has been drawn with Real Madrid, Ajax and Borussia Dortmund.

Arsenal is in the same group as Montpellier, Schalke and Olympiakos. Current Champions League champions Chelsea are up against Juventus, Shakhtar Donetsk and Danish side Nordsjaeland, while Manchester United will play Braga, Cluj and Galatasaray.

Here is the complete draw:

Group A:

Paris Saint-Germain
Dynamo Kiev
Porto
Zagreb

 

Group B:

Arsenal
Montpellier
Schalke
Olympiakos

 

Group C:

Zenit St. Petersburg
AC Milan
Anderlecht
Malaga

 

Group D:

Real Madrid
Manchester City
Ajax
Borussia Dortmund

 

Group E:

Juventus
Chelsea
Shakhtar Donetsk
Nordsjaeland

 

Group F:

Bate Borislav
Bayern Munich
Valencia
Lille

 

Group G:

Spartak Moscow
Barcelona
Benfica
Celtic

 

Group H:

Manchester United
Braga
Cluj
Galatasaray

 

Matchday 1 of the UEFA Champions League will be played on September 18 and 19.

Out of all of the Premier League teams competing in the group stage, which Premier League club do you think will get knocked out — if you had to name one?


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