Guardiola's Man City to face Barcelona in Champions League group stage

Published on: 25 August 2016
Guardiola's Man City to face Barcelona in Champions League group stage

Pep Guardiola will return to Camp Nou this season after Manchester City drew Barcelona in the Champions League group stages. City will also meet Celtic, who came through the qualifiers this week, and Borussia Mönchengladbach, while Arsenal take on Paris St-Germain, Basel and Ludogorets in Group A. Leicester City, in their first Champions League, will meet Porto, Club Brugge and FC Copenhagen. Tottenham will fancy their chances of progressing to the knockout stages after being drawn with CSKA Moscow, Bayer Leverkusen and Monaco. In Group D there will be a repeat of one of last year’s semi-finals, with Bayern Munich taking on Atlético Madrid, while in another meeting of European heavyweights Real Madrid face Borussia Dortmund in Group F.

FULL DRAW Group A: Paris St-Germain, Arsenal, Basel, Ludogorets Group B: Benfica, Napoli, Dynamo Kyiv, Besiktas Group C: Barcelona, Manchester City, Borussia Mönchengladbach, Celtic Group D: Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, PSV Eindhoven, FC Rostov Group E: CSKA Moscow, Bayer Leverkusen, Tottenham Hotspur, Monaco Group F: Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Sporting Lisbon, Legia Warsaw Group G: Leicester, Porto, Club Brugge, FC Copenhagen Group H: Juventus, Sevilla, Lyon, Dinamo Zagreb