Champions League Group Stage 2018-19
The time has come to finally enjoy some of the best football matches of the year live at any of the iconic venues across Europe. The 2018-2019 UEFA Champions League is beginning once again and the group stage of this prestigious European football competition will kick things off. 32 teams will compete in the Champions League Group Stage and the group winners and runners-up will progress to the knockout stages. Football fans are already waiting to get their Champions League Group Stage tickets, as there is no better football to be watched in Europe than the Champions League, do you really want to miss out on this? What's great about this stage of the tournament is that, because it's not the knockout stages yet, there are no teams playing for a draw or a crucial away goal. That means there are some fantastic, open UCL group stage matches that are usually filled with goals and excitement.
Champions League Group Stage Teams
The Champions League Group Stage 2018-19 draw took place in Monaco on 30 August and there are some truly exciting matchups to look forward to as thirty-two of Europe's top clubs get ready to take on their group rivals. Some of the most mouthwatering group stage matches include Group Cs matches which will see PSG, Liverpool and Napoli all try and make it out of the 'group of death'. Below are the UCL Groups, see where your team is and then get Champions League Group Stage matches:
- Group A: Atlético Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Club Brugge, AS Monaco
- Group B: FC Barcelona, Inter Milan, PSV Eindhoven, Tottenham Hotspur
- Group C: Red Star Belgrade, Liverpool, Napoli, Paris Saint Germain
- Group D: Galatasaray, Lokomotiv Moscow, FC Porto, Schalke 04
- Group E: AEK Athens, AFC Ajax, Bayern Munich, Benfica
- Group F: Hoffenheim, Manchester City, Lyon, Shakhtar Donetsk
- Group G: CSKA Moscow, Real Madrid, AS Roma, Viktoria Plzen
- Group H: Juventus, Man United, Valencia, Young Boys
Who will your team make it out of their group? Buy your UCL tickets and cheer on your side as they take on Europe's best and look to qualify for the Champions League last-16.
Best Champions League Group Stage matches
Over the years there have been some incredible UCL matches, especially in the Group Stages. Hamburg 4-4 Juventus in 2000/01 will go down as a classic, featuring an early goal, a thrilling comeback, red cards, this match had it all. Liverpool's last-gasp 3-1 win over Olympiacos in 2004-05 was epic, especially as the English team would go on to win that year's final in Istanbul. Will this year's group stage matches be just as epic? Get your Champions League Group Stage tickets and be there to find out for yourself!