Ajax draw Arsenal again

During the draw for the group stage of the Champions League, Paolo Maldini matched Ajax with Sparta Prague (Czech Republic), FC Thun (Switzerland)and again Arsenal (England).

In the 2002-2003 season, Ajax played in the second group stage against Arsenal. In London, the teams drew 1-1, through a fantastic goal by Nigel de Jong, in Amsterdam there were no goals. Ajax have never played against Sparta Prague and FC Thun.

The schedule:
Wednesday 14 September: Sparta - Ajax
Tuesday 27 September: Ajax - Arsenal
Tuesday 18 October: Ajax - FC Thun
Wednesday 2 November: FC Thun - Ajax
Tuesday 22 November: Ajax - Sparta Prague
Wednesday 7 December: Arsenal - Ajax

The complete draw:

Group A:
Bayern M√ľnchen
Juventus
Club Brugge
Rapid Wien

Group B:
Arsenal
Ajax
Sparta Prague
FC Thun

Group C:
Barcelona
Panathinaikos
Werder Bremen
Udinese

Group D:
Manchester United
Villareal
Lille
Benfica

Group E:
AC Milan
PSV
Schalke 04
Fenerbahce

Group F:
Real Madrid
Olympique Lyonnais
Olympiakos
Rosenborg BK

Group G:
Liverpool
Chelsea
Anderlecht
Real Betis

Group H:
Internazionale
FC Porto
Glasgow Rangers
FC Artmedia