Ajax draws Real, Man City and Dortmund

Ajax draws Real, Man City and Dortmund

During the draw for the UEFA Champions League group phase, Ajax has been paired with Real Madrid, Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund. The reigning national champion has been placed in a pool with the champions of Spain, England and Germany in pool D. Ajax starts with an away match against Borussia Dortmund on September 18. The first home game takes place on Wednesday, October 3 against Real Madrid.

Ajax has drawn Real Madrid in the Champions League for the third year in a row. Ajax meets Manchester City for the first time. Borussia Dortmund has been Germany’s champions for the past two years.

Match schedule, pool D:

Borussia Dortmund - Ajax
Tuesday, September 18, 8:45p.m.

Ajax - Real Madrid
Wednesday, October 3, 8:45p.m.

Ajax - Manchester City
Wednesday, October 24, 8:45p.m.

Manchester City - Ajax
Tuesday, November 6, 8:45p.m.

Ajax - Borussia Dortmund
Wednesday, November 21, 8:45p.m.

Real Madrid - Ajax
Tuesday, December 4, 8:45p.m.
Champions League group phase draw:

POOL A
FC Porto (Por)
Dinamo Kiev (Ukr)
Paris Saint-Germain (Fra)
Dinamo Zagreb (Cro)

POOL B
Arsenal (Eng)
Schalke 04 (Ger)
Olympiakos Piraeus (Gre)
Montpellier (Fra)

POOL C
AC Milan (Ita)
Zenit Sint-Petersburg (Rus)
Anderlecht (Bel)
Málaga (Spa)

POOL D
Real Madrid (Spa)
Manchester City (Eng)
Ajax (Ned)
Borussia Dortmund (Ger)

POOL E
Chelsea (Eng)
Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukr)
Juventus (Ita)
FC Nordsjaelland (Den)

POOL F
Bayern München (Ger)
Valencia (Spa)
Lille (Fra)
BATE Borisov (WRu)

POOL G
Barcelona (Spa)
Benfica (Por)
Spartak Moskou (Rus)
Celtic (Sch)

POOL H
Manchester United (Eng)
Sporting Braga (Por)
Galatasaray (Tur)
CFR Cluj (Rom)

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