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Champions League 2019/20: the pots are taking shape

Aside from the six places that will be filled during qualifiers and the winner of the Champions League, all other places are filled.

Ya se conoce el nombre de 25 de los 32 clubes clasificados para la Champions League 2019-2020.

The Champions League final is still yet to be played and once that is done, we will have a better idea of the draw for next season's Champions League group stages.

Most of the teams, though, have already been assigned their pot number with Chelsea's Europa League win assuring them a place with the top seeds and, opening the door to the group stages for Olympique Lyon. 

Below are the teams across their respective European countries that have qualified for the Champions League.


Barcelona (Pot 1)

Real Madrid (Pot 2)

Atlético Madrid (Pot 2)

Valencia (Pot 3)


Bayern Munich (Pot 1)

Borussia Dortmund (Pot 2)

Bayer Leverkusen (Pot 3)

RB Leipzig (Pot 3 or 4)


Juventus (Pot 1)

Napoli (Pot 2)

Inter Milan (Pot 3)

Atalanta (Pot 4)


Manchester City (Pot 1)

Liverpool (Pot 1 if they win the Champions League)

Tottenham (Pot 1 if they win the Champions League)

Chelsea (Pot 1 after winning Europa League)


PSG (Pot 1)

Lille (Pot 4)

Lyon (Pot 3)


Zenit St Petersburg (Pot 1)

Lokomotiv Moscow (Pot 3 or 4)


Shakhtar Donetsk (Pot 2 or 3)


Benfica (Pot 2 or 3)


Red Bull Salzburg (Pot 3)


Genk (Pot 3 or 4)


Galatasaray (Pot 3 or 4)

Champions League pots at a glance

POT 1: Liverpool/Tottenham, Chelsea, Barcelona, Manchester City, Juventus, Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain, Zenit St Petersburg

POT 2 (provisional): Real Madrid, Atlético Madrid, FC Porto*, Liverpool/Tottenham, Borussia Dortmund, Napoli, Shakhtar Donetsk, Ajax*

POT 3 (provisional): Benfica, Dynamo Kiev*, Lyon, Bayer Leverkusen, FC Salzburg, Valencia, Inter Milan, Celtic*

POT 4 (provisional): FC Copenhagen*, Dinamo Zagreb*, Lokomotiv Moscow, Genk, Galatasaray, RB Leipzig, Atalanta, Lille

*must go through qualifying


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