Champions League • Play-off round 
 
Champions League  • Play-off round 
    
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Commentary by Tom Adams
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11:19 

Well, that's that. Stick around on site for the details of the Europa League draw which takes place at 1pm.

The Champions League trophy is pictured during the quarter-final draw at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, March 20, 2015.
11:17 

And to complete the draw, Valencia get Monaco in what is the pick of the fixtures.

 
 
11:16 

Rapid Vienna are up against Shakhtar Donetsk

11:15 

And now Sporting get CSKA Moscow

11:14 

..it's Club Brugge for United!

11:14 

Manchester United out next...

11:13 

And they draw Bayer Leverkusen!

11:13 

First up is Lazio

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Next up its the League Route and Manchester United. PS. Manuel Pellegrini has just signed a new contract at Manchester City!

11:12 

So that means BATE Borisov take on Partizan Belgrade in the last of the Champions Route play-offs.

11:11 

And are drawn against Maccabi Tel Aviv

11:11 

FC Basel up next...

 
11:10  

And CELTIC get Malmo FF

11:10 

Next up is Skënderbeu against Dinamo Zagreb

11:10 

APOEL FC

11:09 

FC Astana are out first, and are drawn against...

11:06 

THE BALLS ARE IN THE POTS

11:04 

And it's UEFA video montage time.

Fan asleep
11:02 

It's Gianni Infantino time.

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino has announced changes to Financial Fairplay regulations, but insisted the previous rules had been successful in their aim.
 
 
11:00 

And as for Celtic? Ronny Delia's man will take on Maccabi Tel Aviv, Partizan, Malmo, KF Skenderbeu or FC Astana. We are minutes away from finding out...

 
10:55

So who could Manchester United draw? A tricky trip to CSKA Moscow, a scenic visit to Monaco or ties with Club Brugge or Rapid Vienna. Oh, or a match agaisnt Ravel Morrison's Lazio. They are slightly more likely to get CSKA because they cannot draw Ukraine's Shakhtar for political reasons.

Ravel Morrison - Lazio
10:50 

So what's the format of the draw? There are 20 teams involved: 10 who have taken the champions route and 10 who have come through the league route. Courtesy of UEFA, here are the different pots:

  • League route: Seeded: Manchester United (ENG), Valencia (ESP), Bayer Leverkusen (GER), Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR), Sporting CP (POR)
  • League route: Unseeded: CSKA Moskva (RUS), Lazio (ITA), Club Brugge (BEL), AS Monaco (FRA), Rapid Wien (AUT)
  • Champions route: Seeded: FC Basel (SUI), Celtic (SCO), APOEL (CYP), BATE Borisov (BLR), Dinamo Zagreb (CRO)
  • Unseeded: Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR), Partizan (SRB), Malmö (SWE), Skënderbeu (ALB), Astana (KAZ)

Seeded teams from the league route play against an unseeded team from the league route, and likewise with the champions route.

10:45 

Hello and welcome to our coverage of the Champions League play-off draw. Celtic and Manchester United will discover their fate at UEFA headquarters in Nyon.

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Find out who Manchester United and Celtic draw in the Champions League from 11:00 UK time.