Ronaldo to make Man United return, Spurs face Barca, Liverpool in group of death

first_imgThe draw for the group stage of the Champions League was made in Monaco on Thursday.It threw up some mouthwatering ties… GETTY United will also take on LaLiga side Valencia and Young Boys of Switzerland.Tottenham were also handed a tough draw.They were paired pitted in Group B alongside five-time European champions Barcelona, Italian giants Inter Milan and Dutch side PSV Eindhoven.The group stage begins on September 18/19. Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win the 2017/18 Champions League Groups in full:Group A: Atletico Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Monaco, Club BruggeGroup B: Barcelona, Tottenham, PSV Eindhoven, Inter MilanGroup C: Paris Saint-Germain, Napoli, Liverpool, Crvena ZvezdaGroup D: Lokomotiv Moscow, Porto, Schalke, GalatasarayGroup E: Bayern Munich, Benfica, Ajax, AEK AthensGroup F: Manchester City, Shakhtar Donetsk, Lyon, HoffenheimGroup G: Real Madrid, Roma, CSKA Moscow, Viktoria PlzeňGroup H: Juventus, Manchester United, Valencia, Young BoysWhen will the group stage games take place?Matchday one: 18/19 SeptemberMatchday two: 2/3 OctoberMatchday three: 23/24 OctoberMatchday four: 6/7 NovemberMatchday five: 6/7 NovemberMatchday six: 11/12 December 3center_img Ronaldo spent six years at Manchester United, winning three Premier League titles and the Champions League 3 3 Liverpool, beaten finalists in last season’s competition, were handed a tough draw.They will come up against French champions Paris Saint-Germain, Serie A runners up Napoli and Crvena Zvezda in Group C.Manchester City, the Premier League champions, will face Shakhtar Donetsk, Lyon and Hoffenheim in Group F.Near neighbours Manchester United were drawn against Juventus in Group H.That means a return to Old Trafford for former United favourite Cristiano Ronaldo, the five-time Ballon d’Or winner who joined Juve from Real Madrid in the summer.Ronaldo won the 2007/08 Champions League under Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford.last_img read more

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