Champions League: Rivals of Real Madrid, Barcelona, Sevilla and Atlético de Madrid
18:35. So far the group stage draw Champions League 2020-21. This edition starts on October 20. The groups have been as follows: Bayern, Athletic, Salzburg and Lokomotiv (TO); Real Madrid, Shakhtar, Inter and Monchengladbach (B); Porto, M. City, Olympiacos and Olympique de Marseille (C); Liverpool, Ajax, Atalanta and Midtjylland (D); Seville, Chelsea, Krasnodar and Rennes (AND); Zenit, Dortmund, Lazio and Bruges (F); Juventus, Barcelona, Dynamo Kiev and Ferencvaros (F) and Paris SG, M. United, Leipzig and Istanbul Basaksehir (H).
18:32. ROBERT LEWANDOWSKI, UEFA PLAYER OF THE YEAR! The Pole, with 15 goals in the Champions League and 52 in the entire 19-20 season and winner of the Champions League, League and Cup, beats Neuer and De Bruyne.
18:30. But first, the award is given to the Player of the Year, what is for Pernille Harder, current Chelsea player, after leaving Wolfsburg. It is imposed on Renard and Bronze, from Lyon.
18:26. It only remains to know the winner of the UEFA Player of the Year. Robert Lewandowski, Manuel Neuer and Kevin de Bruyne they are the three candidates, all of them winners in their respective demarcations.
18:25. Hans-Dieter Flick, Bayern coach elected best UEFA coach.
18:22. The draw ends with the groups composed as follows: Bayern, Athletic, Salzburg and Lokomotiv (TO); Real Madrid, Shakhtar, Inter and Monchengladbach (B); Porto, M. City, Olympiacos and Olympique de Marseille (C); Liverpool, Ajax, Atalanta and Midtjylland (D); Seville, Chelsea, Krasnodar and Rennes (AND); Zenit, Dortmund, Lazio and Bruges (F); Juventus, Barcelona, Dynamo Kiev and Ferencvaros (F) and Paris SG, M. United, Leipzig and Istanbul Basaksehir (H).
18:20. One of the fat guys goes to B, from Real Madrid. He Gladbach complete next to Inter Y Shakhtar the group. For its part, Barça the Ferencvaros, beside Juventus and Dynamo Kiev.
18:18. Camavinga and his Stade Rennes they will come to Spain. They fall to the E, with Seville, Chelsea and Krasnodar.
18:16. He Istanbul Basaksehir goes to H, with PSG, United and Leipzig. He Witches falls to the easiest, the F, with Zenit, Dortmund and Lazio.
18:15. He Lokomotiv of Moscow complete the group of Athletic, the A, with Bayern Y Salzburg.
18:13. The Olympique de Marseille, which goes to C with Porto, City and Olympiacos.
18:11. Time to meet the last members of the groups. He Pot 4 it’s made of Lokomotiv Moscow, Olympique Marseille, Bruges, Borussia Monchengladbach, Stade Rennes, Istanbul Basaksehir, Ferencvaros and Midtjylland. Special attention to French and Germans.
18:07. Robert Lewandowski, UEFA’s best forward. If there are no surprises, it won’t be your only prize this afternoon.
18:06. This is how the groups are waiting to know their latest member: Bayern, Atlético and Salzburg (TO), Real Madrid, Shakhtar and Inter (B), Porto, M. City and Olympiacos (C), Liverpool, Ajax and Atalanta (D), Seville, Chelsea and Krasnodar (AND), Zenit, Dortmund and Lazio (F), Juventus, Barcelona and Dinamo Kiev (F) and Paris SG, M. United and Leipzig (H).
18:04. He Salzburg goes to the group of Atlético de Madrid and from Bayern, to A. The ‘bogeyman’ falls to the Real Madrid and to Shakhtar, to be measured at Inter.
18:01. He Dynamo from Kiev will be the rival of Barcelona and of the Juventus in the G. The Olympiacos goes to C, with Port Y City.
18:00. We have the first of the difficult groups. He Leipzig goes to H, with PSG Y United. He Atalanta goes to D, with Liverpool Y Ajax.
17:59. He Krasnodar goes to E, with Seville Y Chelsea.
17:57. Key moment. We will know which will be the group of death and which will be affordable. The Pot 3, consisting of: RB Leipzig, Inter Milan, Lazio, Atalanta, Olympiacos, Dinamo Kiev, Salzburg and Krasnodar.
17:54. De Bruyne Y Marozsan, Manchester City player and Lyon player, best midfielders of the year in UEFA. The one of the City takes it despite having stayed in the quarterfinals last year.
17:50. After the pot 2 draw, the groups look like this: Bayern and Atlético (TO), Real Madrid and Shakhtar (B), Porto and M. City (C), Liverpool and Ajax (D), Seville and Chelsea (AND), Zenit and Dortmund (F), Juventus and Barcelona (F) and Paris SG and M. United (H).
17:49. An automatic allocation has led to Manchester City to Group C with Porto, while United goes to Paris Saint Germain, to H.
17:47. Shakhtar donestk, rival of Real Madrid in group B. Ajax went to Liverpool (D).
17:46. Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will meet in the group stage! He Barcelona falls into group G, with the Juventus.
17:45. He Chelsea falls into the group of Seville, in the E.
17:44. The ball comes out of the Atlético de Madrid, that goes to the group of Bayern Munich.
17:40. Then the teams of the Pot 2, formed by Barcelona, Atlético de Madrid, Manchester City, Manchester United, Shakhtar Donestk, Borussia Dortmund, Chelsea Y Ajax. The four Spanish teams will meet their first rivals, with the aim of avoiding the strongest, the English in the case of Madrid and Seville and Bayern, Liverpool, PSG and Juventus in that of Barça and Atleti.
17:37. Joshua Kimmich Y Wendie Renard, Bayern player and Olympique Lyon player, chosen UEFA Defenders of the Year.
17:35. The heads of series are framed as follows: Bayern (Group A), Real Madrid (B), Porto (C), Liverpool (D), Sevilla (E), Zenit (F), Juventus (G) and Paris Saint -Germain (H).
17:31. The draw begins, with the designation of groups for the members of Pot 1, made up of Bayern Munich, Seville, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain, Zenit of Saint Petersburg and Porto.
17:25. Now the raffle begins. Giogio Machetti, UEFA General Secretary, will act as master of ceremonies alongside Didier Drogba and Florent Malouda, who will be the innocent hands.
17:18. Manuel Neuer Y Sara Bouhaddi, Bayern Munich goalkeeper and Olympique Lyon goalkeeper, awarded as best goalkeepers in UEFA in male and female category.
17:11. Aleksander Ceferin presents the UEFA President’s Award to Didier Drogba, for the achievements made throughout his sporting career, representing the football values that the European entity wants to transmit and for his influence on African football. The former Chelsea player is the first non-European to be awarded the award.
17:08. In the category of best goalkeeper, the nominees are Oblak, Neuer Y Keylor Navas; in that of defending, there is a full Bayern with Davies, Kimmich Y Praise; that of midfielder will be for Müller, De Bruyne or Thiago Alcantara; while the best Forward will come out of the trident formed by Lewandowski, Mbappé Y Neymar.
17:03. The awards will also be presented to the best players from last season in Europe, in the categories of goalkeeper, defender, midfielder and forward, as well as the POTY, UEFA’s player of the year award. Lewandowski, De Bruyne and Neuer are the contenders.
five pm. About to start 2020-21 UEFA Champions League group stage draw. The 32 participants will know their luck in the first phase of this new edition, which will start on October 20.
16:55. In today’s draw for the Champions League group stage, four rookie teams appear. Will be the Stade Rennes, Istanbul Basaksehir, Krasnodar Russian, a regular in the Europa League but who will play the top competition for the first time, and the Midtjylland Danish, who last year was on the verge of entering. It is not a debutante, but almost, Ferencvaros. The historic Turkish champion returns after a 25-year absence from the Champions League.
16:49. We remember that teams from the same country cannot be included in the same group, as well as Ukrainians and Russians. For this reason, the numerous death groups that may arise from this draw would be those made up of a Spanish team, with one from the Premier, another from Serie A and another from the powerful Germans or French, such as Dortmund, Leipzig or the Marseilles.
16:40. The Champions League 2020-21 will start on October 20, if all goes well. Three games will be played in consecutive weeks and, after the international break in November, the remaining three weeks will be played, ending on December 9.
16:32. In Pot 1, there is no question who the easier opponents are. St. Petersburg Zenith Y Port they are the seeded most desired by the rest of the teams. The champions of the sixth and seventh best European leagues are more affordable, especially for the teams in pots 2 and 3, which if they are framed with them will have more opportunities to get into the round of 16.
16:23. In contrast, the simpler rivals of Pot 2, to Real Madrid and Seville, will be Ajax Y Shakhtar. In the three appear Krasnodar, Olympiacos Y Dynamo of Kiev; while in the room we have the Midtjylland Danish or al Ferencvaros Hungarian, who returns 25 years later.
16:15. FC Barcelona Y Atlético de Madrid they will be in the second drum. In addition to the teams from drums 3 and 4 that Madridistas and Sevilla players will have to avoid, they will also have to draw Bayern, Liverpool, Paris Saint-Germain Y Juventus, they are seeded.
16:10. Real Madrid Y Seville They will be the two top-seeded Spanish teams in the draw for the first phase of the Champions League. Among the main ‘coconuts’ to avoid are City, United, Dortmund Y Chelsea from pot 2; Leipzig, Inter, Lazio Y Atalanta of the third and the Marseilles in the last.
16:00. The Champions League it’s back! In one hour, at 5:00 p.m., the 2020-21 Champions League group stage draw in which Real Madrid, Seville, Barcelona Y Atlético de Madrid, the four Spanish representatives, will meet their rivals in the first round of the highest continental competition. The draw is held in Nyon, at the UEFA headquarters, behind closed doors, without representatives of the 32 clubs participating in this edition, given the sanitary conditions, and in OKDIARY We will tell you in detail.
The eight groups are drawn, which will consist of four teams each. We recall that teams from the same national association cannot coincide in them, nor can the Russian teams coincide with the Ukrainians, as both countries are at war. There will be four pots, consisting of eight teams and each team will be assigned to a group. The bass drums are composed as follows:
- BOMBO 1 (Champions of the main leagues, Champions and Europa League): Bayern Munich, Seville, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain, Zenit of Saint Petersburg and Porto.
- DRUM 2: Barcelona, Atlético de Madrid, Manchester City, Manchester United, Shakhtar Donestk, Borussia Dortmund, Chelsea and Ajax.
- DRUM 3: RB Leipzig, Inter Milan, Lazio, Atalanta, Olympiacos, Dinamo Kiev, Salzburg and Krasnodar.
- DRUM 4: Lokomotiv from Moscow, Olympique from Marseille, Bruges, Borussia Monchengladbach, Stade Rennes, Istanbul Basaksehir, Ferencvaros and Midtjylland.