The Champions League 2021/22 marketing campaign will get underway on Tuesday 14 September, with three marquee fixtures happening on matchday 1: Barcelona host Bayern Munich, AC Milan journey to Liverpool and Actual Madrid face Inter Milan on the revamped Santiago Bernabéu.
Given no unexpected circumstances, Cristiano Ronaldo’s first Champions League recreation for Manchester United for the reason that 2009 remaining defeat to Barcelona might be in opposition to Younger Boys on Tuesday 14 September, whereas Lionel Messi is ready to function in his first European tie for PSG in opposition to Membership Brugge.
Reigning champions Chelsea start their title defence in opposition to Zenit at Stamford Bridge, whereas final yr’s runners-up Manchester Metropolis face RB Leipzig. Metropolis have been drawn in Group A with PSG, with the pair assembly on matchday 2 on Tuesday 28 September. Matchday 2 additionally sees Atlético face AC Milan, and Juventus host Chelsea within the different standout fixtures.
After the enthralling last-16 tie between Atlético Madrid and Liverpool in February 2020, the 2 aspect’s assembly in matchday 3 on 19 October might be one of the crucial hotly-anticipated fixtures of the group levels. As in 2020, Atlético will host recreation one between the pair earlier than touring to Anfield two weeks in a while for the second recreation on 3 November.