The Champions League group stage draw for 2013/14 has been made and on first glance, Group F and H look like the most difficult groups. Group F sees Arsenal with Marseille, Dortmund and Napoli and H sees Celtic drawn with Barcelona, AC Milan and Ajax Amsterdam.
Chelsea seem to have the easiest group of all English teams on paper, drawing Steaua, Basel and Schalke in Group E. Man Utd are with Shakhtar, Leverkusen and Real Sociedad in Group A, while Man City are in Group D with Bayern, CSKA Moscow and Viktoria Plzen. After failing to qualify from the group stages for two seasons in a row, City will certainly be more confident this time around
Full UCl 2013/14 Group Stage Draw made on August 29, 2013. Divided into four pots based on seeding- teams from same country cannot be drawn against each other.
Group A:- Manchester United, Shakhtar Donetsk, Bayer Leverkusen, Real Sociedad
Group B:- Real Madrid, Juventus, Galatasaray, FC Copenhagen
Group C:- Benfica, PSG, Olympiakos, Anderlecht
Group D:- Bayern Munich, CSKA Moscow, Manchester City, Viktoria Plzen
Group E:- Chelsea, Schalke, FC Basel, Steaua Bucharest
Group F:- Arsenal, Marseille, Borussia Dortmund, Napoli
Group G:- Porto, Atletico Madrid, Zenit St Petersburg, Austria Vienna
Group H:- Barcelona, AC Milan, Ajax, Celtic