CL: 11 of the 16 teams for the 1/8th finals announced, who else can join? | Champions League

The group stage of the Champions League is gradually falling into place. With 1 match day to go, 18 teams already know their fate: 11 advance to the CL, 3 to the EL and 4 teams are eliminated.

Qualified for the 1/8th finals as group winner

  • Manchester City
  • Liverpool
  • Ajax
  • Bayern Munich
  • Manchester United

The group winner is seed in the draw


Placed for the 1/8th finals and certainly 2nd in group


Placed for the 1/8th finals, group win still possible

  • Real Madrid
  • Inter
  • Chelsea
  • Juventus

Real and Inter (group D) and Chelsea and Juventus (group H) fight for group win on the final match day. Real and Inter do that against each other, Juventus must get more points against Malmo than Chelsea against Zenit.



Certainly from Europa League (and no CL)

  • Borussia Dortmund
  • Sheriff Tiraspol
  • Zenit

Fate still uncertain

Still have a chance to win 1/8th finals of the Champions League:

  • Porto, Milan and Atletico Madrid (1 of 3 from Group B)
  • Barcelona and Benfica (1 of 2 from group E)
  • Villarreal and Atalanta (1 of 2 from group F)
  • Lille, Salzburg, Seville and Wolfsburg (2 out of 4 from Group G)

Still have a chance to win the 1/16th finals of the Europa League:

  • Club Brugge and Leipzig (1 of 2 from group A)
  • Young Boys Children (Group F)
  • the losing teams from above (excluding Wolfsburg, which is either playing CL or eliminated)



Turned off

  • Besiktas
  • Shakhtar Donetsk
  • Dynamo Kyiv
  • Malmö


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