Chelsea’s Champions League defense begins on Thursday as the group stage draw is set to take place.
An as the current holders, the Blues will be seeded in Pot 1 and avoid all the league winners from the other major leagues.
However, thanks to upsets all over the continent last season, the likes of Real Madrid, PSG, and Juventus could all end up in Chelsea’s group.
The qualifiers aren’t over yet but a rough outline of the pots is already available and here’s a look at who Chelsea could face.
Pot 1 opponents
Pot 2 teams
Pot 3 opponents
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(*) indicates that these teams will have to go through the qualifying stages first.
Pot 4 opponents
The rest of the teams will be decided after the remaining qualifiers.