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Which teams are in the 2022-23 Champions League draw?

Here’s a look at the teams in the UCL draw.

UEFA Champions League 2022/23 Play-offs Round Draw Photo by Kristian Skeie - UEFA/UEFA via Getty Images

The 2022-23 UEFA Champions League gets started in September with the group stage, but before that happens they’ll need to get through the draw for each team to find out who their opponents will be.

The draw is set to take place on Thursday, August 25 from Istanbul, Turkey, which is where the final will be held in 2023.

Ahead of the draw, let’s take a look at which teams will be in the group stage this year, whether they got there from an automatic berth in their domestic league, or had to fight through a playoff to claim their spot.

Here are the automatic qualifiers for the 2022-23 competition:

La Liga: Real Madrid (1st), Barcelona (2nd), Atletico Madrid (3rd), Sevilla (4th)
English Premier League: Manchester City (1st), Liverpool (2nd), Chelsea (3rd), Tottenham Hotspur (4th)
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich (1st), Borussia Dortmund (2nd), Bayer Leverkusen (3rd), RB Leipzig (4th), Eintracht Frankfurt (Europa League winners)
Serie A: AC Milan (1st), Inter Milan (2nd), Napoli (3rd), Juventus (4th)
Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain (1st), Olympique Marseille (2nd)
Primeira Liga (Portugal): FC Porto (1st), Sporting CP (2nd)
Belgian First Division: Club Brugge (1st)
Ukrainian Premier League: Shakhtar Donetsk (1st)
Dutch Eredivisie: Ajax (1st)
Scottish Premiership: Celtic (1st)
Austrian Bundesliga: RB Salzburg (1st)

Here’s a look at each pot ahead of Thursday’s draw:

Pot 1

  • Real Madrid
  • Eintracht Frankfurt
  • Manchester City
  • AC Milan
  • Bayern Munich
  • Paris Saint-Germain
  • FC Porto
  • Ajax

Pot 2

  • Liverpool
  • Chelsea
  • Barcelona
  • Juventus
  • Atletico Madrid
  • Sevilla
  • RB Leipzig
  • Tottenham

Pot 3

  • Borussia Dortmund
  • RB Salzburg
  • Shakhtar Donetsk
  • Inter Milan
  • Napoli
  • Sporting CP
  • Bayer Leverkusen
  • Benfica

Pot 4

  • Club Brugge
  • Celtic
  • Dinamo Zagreb
  • FC Copenhagen
  • Marseille
  • Maccabi Haifa
  • Rangers
  • Viktoria Plzen