Champions League stage draw seeds confirmed as Chelsea win final against Man City

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Champions League stage draw seeds confirmed as Chelsea win final against Man City

Chelsea has taken the last spot among the seeded teams for the 2021/2022 Champions League group-stage draw.

This follows their 1-0 win over Manchester City in this season’s final on Saturday.

Kai Havertz’s 42nd-minute goal proved to be the difference in Porto and saw the Blues secure their place alongside the champions of Europe’s top six leagues in Pot 1 for the draw on August 26.

Villarreal will also be seeded after defeating Manchester United 11-10 on penalties in the Europa League final on Wednesday.

Pots 2-4 are built based on UEFA’s five-year coefficient score.

Pot 1 (confirmed)
Chelsea
Villarreal
Atletico Madrid
Manchester City
Inter Milan
Bayern Munich
Lille
Sporting CP

Pot 2 (confirmed)
Real Madrid
Barcelona
Juventus
Paris Saint-Germain
Manchester United
Liverpool
Sevilla
Borussia Dortmund

Pot 3 (provisional)
FC Porto
Ajax
Shakhtar Donetsk*
RB Leipzig
FC Salzburg*
Benfica*
Atalanta
Zenit St Petersburg

*Must come through the qualifying rounds

AC Milan, Club Brugge and VfL Wolfsburg have qualified automatically and face being in Pot 4 unless higher-ranked teams are knocked out in qualifying.

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