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Champions League Group Stage Draw

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The Champions Leaue draw has taken place and the 32 teams at this stage of the competition now though what fate will await them over the next few months. Premier League champions Chelsea have been paired with Atletico Madrid, Roma and Qarabag  in Group C. Not necessarily easy for Antonio …

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Champions League Draw Pots Explained

Champions

Above are the four pots for what will comprise the Champions League group stage draw later this afternoon. They may be in Portuguese but it is all pretty self explanatory. The only team that may look unfamiliar is that of Basilela in Pot (Pote) 3 – that is actually Basle …

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Liverpool vs Hoffenheim – Match Highlights

Liverpool

Liverpool have booked their place in today’s Champions League group stage draw after a win over Hoffenheim last night in what can only be described as a frenetic encounter. Jurgen Klopp’s men ran out 4-2 winners in the end, a result which saw them progress by an aggregate 6-3 scoreline. …

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Champions League Play-Off Round – Tuesday Recap

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Celtic have got their names in the Champions League draw, although they made life particularly difficult for themselves after losing 4-3 to Kazakh champions FC Astana yesterday. That saw them eventually qualify by an aggregate scoreline of 8-4. But what about the other four fixtures that took place last night …

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FC Astana vs Celtic – Match Highlights

Astana

Brendan Rodgers probably cannot get out of Kazhakstan soon enough after that performance by Celtic last night, I think by now we have learned the mantra “never assume anything in football” and yesterday afternoon it was nearly proved to be true as they lost to FC Astana Celtic went into …

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Celtic vs FC Astana – Match Highlights

Celtic

Celtic have all but assured their presence in the Champions League group stages this season after an emphatic 5-0 win over FC Astana last night at Celtic Park. Although nothing is a given in this competition, Brendan Rodgers will no doubt be delighted that next week’s trip to Kazhakstan has …

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