2014-15 UEFA Champions League Draw Dates

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 | 1

UEFA CHampions League 2014-15 Draw Dates

European club football scene will begin in the 2nd week of August in most big leagues around europe and the UEFA’s flagship competitions UEFA Champions League and UERA Europa league will get underway somewhere in September. So here is indepth details on which teams have qualified for the Champions League, when the group stages draw will be taking place and all the details about knockout games schedule and the big final to be played in Olympiastadion, Berlin on Saturday 6 June 2015.

UEFA Champions League Qualifying play-off draw:
08 August 2014 12:00 CET Nyon 20 Teams (10 qualify for Group Stages)

UEFA Champions League 2014-15 Group Stages Draw:

22 teams have already qualified for the group stages while 10 more teams will join them through playoffs making it 32 teams which will be divided into 8 groups (A-H) of 4 teams each. The group stage draw will be made on 28th August 2014 when all the 32 teams has been confirmed.

UEFA Champions League Group Stage Draw
28 August 2014 12:00 CET Monaco 32 Teams (22 Direct entrance + 10 Playoff winners)

2014-15 Champions League Round of 16 Draw:

Every team in the group stage will play two matches (home & away) against the other three teams in the group. At the end of the group stages top two teams (16 total) from each group will qualify to first knockout stage (Round of 16) as group winners and runnerups.

  • How the Draw Works ?

Two seeding pots are formed, first is with 8 group winners and the second one with 8 runnerups. Before the draw is made UEFA ensure that teams won’t be drawn against teams from the same group or same country. So the group winners will play their first leg away and second leg at home.

UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Draw:
15 December 2014 12:00 CET Nyon 16 Teams (8 group winners + 8 group runnerups)

Quarter Finals & Semifinals Draw:

We will have two more draws one for the quarter finals and one for Semifinal. There are no restrictions on whether which team play which, because its an open draw and any team can be paired against any other team. The team which name will be drawn first will play the first leg at home.

Quarter Finals & Semifinals Draw
Quarterfinals 20 March 2015 12:00 CET 8 Teams (no draw rules)
Semifinals 10 April 2015 12:00 CET 4 Teams (no draw rules)
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