Liverpool’s opponents within the Champions League within the group stage for the 2021/22 version have been confirmed after the winners in 2019 had been drawn in Group B along with Atletico Madrid, Porto and AC Milan.
The Reds had been positioned in pot two for the European draw, which was made in Istanbul on Thursday night time.
As ordinary, the group recreation within the Champions League begins in mid-September and ends in the primary week of December.
The actual format of Liverpool’s group recreation schedule will probably be confirmed finally.
Liverpool have found which three groups they are going to face / Shaun Botterill / Getty Images
The Reds knew they had been set to keep away from a few of Europe’s giants on this season’s group stage, after the ordinary suspects didn’t win their home leagues. Pot one is completely reserved for final season’s Champions League and Europa League winners, as properly because the workforce that gained the home league title.
This meant that Real Madrid, Barcelona, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain had been all drawn from Pot Two along with Liverpool, which made it unimaginable for them to satisfy one another within the group stage.
Liverpool hope to enhance on final 12 months’s quarter-final consequence within the Champions League once they had been knocked out by Spanish giants Real Madrid.