MONACO, France (Sporting Alert) — Defender champion Bayern Munich heads the list of teams down for the draw for the Champions League group stages on Thursday at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco.
The draw will include 14 Champions League winners, including Bayern Munich, Manchester United, Chelsea, Real Madrid and Barcelona, who are all in pot one for the grouping draw.
Arsenal, Porto and Benfica are also in pot one, while, former champions AC Milan, French big spending Paris Saint-Germain and Italian champion Juventus are all in pot two.
English Premier League side Manchester City is in pot three, along with last year’s beaten finalist Borussia Dortmund and Ajax there as well.
Napoli and Celtic head up the teams in pot four.
Champions League draw pots
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