Barcelona ease through Champions League draw

Barcelona ease through Champions League draw

FC Barcelona emerged from today’s Champions League draw with a relatively simple set of fixtures. The same can not be said for rivals Real Madrid who have arguably been drawn into this season’s Group of Death. Barcelona will face Benfica, Spartak Moscow and Celtic in Group H while Real Madrid will face off with Manchester City, Ajax and Borussia Dortmund in Group D. The full draw is provided below:

Group A: Porto, Dynamo Kiev, Paris St-Germain, Dinamo Zagreb

Group B: Arsenal, Schalke, Olympiakos, Montpellier

Group C: Milan, Zenit St Petersburg, Anderlecht, Malaga

Group D: Real Madrid, Manchester City, Ajax, Borussia Dortmund

Group E: Chelsea, Shakhtar Donetsk, Juventus, Nordsjaelland

Group F: Bayern Munich, Valencia, Lille, Bate Borisov

Group G: Barcelona, Benfica, Spartak Moscow, Celtic

Group H: Manchester United, Braga, Galatasaray, Cluj

Watch this space for a more in-depth analysis of the coming edition of the Champions League. In the meantime, what do you think of the draw?