CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Manchester City in the Champions League: group, games, dates, schedule and rivals

Last season's beaten finalists are pitted in Group with Ligue 1 powerhouse PSG and RB Leipzig and Belgian side Club Brugge.

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Manchester City in the Champions League: group, games, dates, schedule and rivals
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Last Thursday, the 32 participants in this year's UEFA Champions League discovered their group stage opponents ahead of the start of the next stage of the competition. The following day, following the completion of both the Conference and Europa League draws,European football's governing body confirmed the dates and kick-off times for the 2021/22 group stage.

Sin tituloThis picture shows the complete draw for the UEFA Champions League football tournament in Istanbul on August 26, 2021. (Photo by OZAN KOSE / AFP)

UEFA Champions League (2021/22) group stage draw

Group A: Man City, PSG, RB Leipzig, Club Brugge

Group B: At. Madrid, Liverpool. Porto, AC Milan

Group C: Sporting CP, Borussia Dortmund, Ajax, Besiktas

Group D: Inter, Real Madrid, Shakhtar, FC Sheriff

Group E: Bayern, Barcelona, Benfica, Dynamo Kyiv

Group F: Villarreal, Man United, Atalanta, Young Boys

Group G: Lille, Sevilla, Salzburg, Wolfsburg

Group H: Chelsea, Juventus, Zenit, Malmo

Manchester City group A opponents

Group A: Man City, PSG, RB Leipzig, Club Brugge

It would be a brave man who would bet against both Manchester City and PSG progressing from Group A and advancing to the Round of 16 of this year's Champions League. The deep pocketed sides should have too much to thwart any threat from Lepzig and Belgian outfit Brugge.

When do Man City's group stage matches take place?

15 September 2021: Matchday 1: Man City-RB Leipzig (21:00 CEST/15:00 ET)

28 September 2021: Matchday 2: PSG-Man City (21:00 CEST/15:00 ET)

19 October 2021: Matchday 3: Club Brugge-Man City (18:45 CEST/12:45 ET)

3 November 2021: Matchday 4: Man City-Club Brugge (21:00 CEST/15:00 ET)

24 November 2021: Matchday 5: Man City-PSG (21:00 CEST/15:00 ET)

7 December 2021: Matchday 6: RB Leipzig-Man City (18:45 CEST/12:45 ET)