Champions League Draw: Pots for groups stage confirmed
Manchester United have been placed in Pot 2 for the upcoming UEFA Champions League group stage draw in October after the eight teams were confirmed on Wednesday.
Man United was placed in Pot 2 alongside Ajax, Chelsea and Manchester City respectively.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side secured a return to the Champions League on the final day of last season by defeating Leicester City.
The Red Devils will find out their group stage opponents on October 1 during the official UEFA draw.
However, Pot 1 consists of Champions League holders, the UEFA Europa League winners and the champions of the six highest-ranked nations.
Champions League Pot 1:
Bayern Munich (Germany)
Paris Saint-Germain (France)
Real Madrid (Spain)
Zenit St Petersburg (Russia)
Champions League Pot 2:
Atletico Madrid (Spain)
Borussia Dortmund (Germany)
Manchester City (England)
Manchester United (England)
Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukraine)