There we have it, the 2019/20 Champions League group stages are over, with all 16 teams in the knockout stages confirmed.
For the first time in the competitions’ history all teams to qualify for the last-16 come from Europe’s top five leagues – La Liga, the Premier League,
Bundesliga, Serie A and Ligue 1.
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All four Premier League teams secured their spot in the knockout stages with Liverpool and Manchester
City winning Group E and C respectively. They are
joined by Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur as runners-up of Group H and B respectively, with the
former squeezing throug thanks to a 2-1 win over Lille.
Paris Saint-Germain, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Valencia and RB Leipzig have also confirmed their spots as group winners while Real
Madrid, Atalanta, Atletico Madrid, Napoli, Borussia
Dortmund and Lyon join as runners-up.
So, with the 16 teams confirmed, all that’s left is to find out who will face off when the Champions
League returns next year.
The Champions League last-16 draw will take place
on Monday 16 December in Nyon, Switzerland, and
will be broadcast live on BT Sport at 11 AM for UK
The draw will consist of two seeding pots: one for the winners of each group, and another for the runners-up.
Confirmed group winners:
RB Leipzig and Valencia
Lyon and Chelsea
Of course, teams cannot be drawn against those they faced in the group stages or any side from
their own association.
Seeded group winners will contest the first legs –
to take place in February (18/19/25/26) – away
from home first and play the second legs – in March
Who could the Premier League sides face?
With the four Premier League sides split into two
group winners and two runners-up, each have five
possible opponents in the last-16 – as they are unable to face each other or their group stage opponents.
Both champions League holders Liverpool and defending Premier League champions Manchester City could be drawn against one of Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Borussia Dortmund or Lyon. Liverpool can also face Atalanta, while Man City could draw
As for Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur, both could either be drawn against Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, Barcelona or RB Leipzig,
while Spurs can
also face Valencia and the Blues could come up
against Bayern Munich.
Potential Premier League draws in full:
1.Liverpool: Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Lyon, Atalanta
2.Manchester City: Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid,
Borussi Dortmund, Lyon, Napoli
3.Tottenham Hotspur: Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus,
Barcelona, RB Leipzig, Valencia
4.Chelsea: Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, Barcelona, RB Leipzig, Bayern Munich
Here are the Final matchday fixtures and results for the Champions League group stage
Tuesday 10 December
*Napoli 4-0 Genk
*Red Bull Salzburg 0-2 Liverpool
*Borussia Dortmund 2-1 Slavia *Prague
*Inter Milan 1-2 Barcelona
*Benfica 3-0 Zenit
*Lyon 2-2 RB Leipzig
*Ajax 0-1 Valencia
*Chelsea 2-1 Lille
Wednesday 11 December
*Club Brugge 1-3 Real Madrid
*Paris Saint-Germain 5-0 Galatasaray
*Bayern Munich 3-1 Tottenham Hotspur
*Olympiacos 1-0 Red Star Belgrade
*Dinamo Zagreb 1-4 Manchester City
*Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Atalanta
*Atletico Madrid 2-0 Lokomotiv Moscow
*Bayer Leverkusen 0-2 Juventus