UEFA Champions League group stage draw: Live stream, how to watch online, pots, qualified teams and more

UEFA Champions League 2020/21 Play-off Round Draw
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With the UEFA Champions League play-off round over, we now know all 32 teams that will be involved in Thursday’s group stage draw. Set to take place live from Nyon, Switzerland, the last six spots in the competition were decided across Tuesday and Wednesday. 

All 32 teams will be divided into eight groups of four, with certain restrictions such as teams from the same country not being grouped together. For example, Real Madrid and Barcelona cannot be in the same group, neither can Manchester United and Liverpool. 

Here’s what to know about the draw, including the pots being finalized:

How to watch

You can watch it on CBS Sports Network and CBS All Access at 11 p.m. ET. CBS Sports HQ will provide Champions League group stage draw coverage as part of its programming, with studio analysis before and after the groups are announced. 


Pot 1

  • Bayern Munich
  • Sevilla
  • Real Madrid
  • Liverpool
  • Juventus
  • PSG
  • Zenit Saint Petersburg
  • Porto

Pot 2

  • Barcelona
  • Atletico Madrid
  • Manchester City
  • Manchester United
  • Shakhtar Donetsk
  • Borussia Dortmund
  • Chelsea
  • Ajax

Pot 3

  • Dynamo Kiev
  • Red Bull Salzburg
  • RB Leipzig
  • Inter Milan
  • Olympiacos
  • Lazio
  • Krasnodar
  • Atalanta

Pot 4

  • Lokomotiv Moscow
  • Marseille
  • Club Brugge
  • Borussia Monchengladbach
  • Istanbul Basaksehir
  • Midtjylland
  • Rennes
  • Ferencvaros