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The social event stage draw happened on 26 August. 

Branislav Ivanović draws the name of holders Chelsea in Istanbul 

Branislav Ivanović draws the name of holders Chelsea in Istanbul 

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When and where was the draw? 

The 2021/22 UEFA Champions League bundle stage draw happened at 18:00 CET on Thursday 26 August in Istanbul, Turkey. Outstanding guests Branislav Ivanović and Michael Essien assisted with the draw. 

Draw result 

Social event A: Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain, Leipzig, Club Brugge 

Social occasion B: Atlético Madrid, Liverpool, Porto, AC Milan 

Social occasion C: Sporting CP, Borussia Dortmund, Ajax, Beşiktaş 

Social occasion D: Inter, Real Madrid, Shakhtar Donetsk, Sheriff Tiraspol 

Social occasion E: Bayern, Barcelona, Benfica, Dynamo Kyiv 

Get-together F: Villarreal, Manchester United, Atalanta, Young Boys 

Get-together G: LOSC Lille, Sevilla, Salzburg, Wolfsburg 

Social event H: Chelsea, Juventus, Zenit , Malmö 

Pots and seedings 

Pot 1 

Chelsea (ENG) 98.000 

Villarreal (ESP) 63.000 

Bayern (GER) 134.000 

Manchester City (ENG) 125.000 

Atlético Madrid (ESP) 115.000 

Bury (ITA) 53.000 

Wearing CP (POR) 45.500 

LOSC Lille (FRA) 14.000 

Pot 2 

Real Madrid (ESP) 127.000 

Barcelona (ESP) 122.000 

Juventus (ITA) 120.000 

Manchester United (ENG) 113.000 

Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) 113.000 

Liverpool (ENG) 101.000 

Sevilla (ESP) 98.000 

Borussia Dortmund (GER) 90.000 

Pot 3 

Porto (POR) 87.000 

Ajax (NED) 82.500 

Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR) 79.000 

Leipzig (GER) 66.000 

Salzburg (AUT) 59.000 

Benfica (POR) 58.000 

Atalanta (ITA) 50.500 

Zenit (RUS) 50.000 

Pot 4 

Beşiktaş (TUR) 49.000 

Dynamo Kyiv (UKR) 47.000 

Club Brugge (BEL) 35.500 

Young fellows (SUI) 35.000 

AC Milan (ITA) 31.000 

Malmö (SWE) 18.500 

Wolfsburg (GER) 14.714 

Sheriff Tiraspol (MDA) 14.500 

Draw method 

The gatherings were separated into four developing pots. Pot 1 contained the holders, the UEFA Europa League victors and the supervisors of the six most raised situated nations who didn't qualify through one of the 2020/21 titles; Pots 2 to 4 were directed by the club coefficient rankings. 

No gathering could play a side from their own association. 

Because of relationship with two specialists, clubs were consolidated to part their matches among Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Because of relationship with four representatives, two pairings were made. These pairings relied upon TV swarms. 

The primary two gatherings in each get-together development to the round of 16. 

The third-put sides in each get-together move to the UEFA Europa League knockout stage, where they will face the UEFA Europa League bundle

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