2018–19 UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Champions League group stage

The 2018–19 UEFA Champions League group stage is set to begin on 18 September and end on 12 December 2018.[1] A total of 32 teams will compete in the group stage to decide the 16 places in the knockout stage of the 2018–19 UEFA Champions League.[2]

TeamsEdit

Below are the teams (with their 2018 UEFA club coefficients),[3] grouped by their seeding pot. They include:

Key to colours
Group winners and runners-up advance to round of 16
Third-placed teams enter Europa League round of 32
All other teams are eliminated
Pot 1 (by association rank)[4]
Assoc. Team Coeff.[3]
TH   Real Madrid 162.000
EL   Atlético Madrid 140.000
1   Barcelona 132.000
2   Bayern Munich 135.000
3   Manchester City 100.000
4   Juventus 126.000
5   Paris Saint-Germain 109.000
6   Lokomotiv Moscow 22.500
Pot 2
Team Coeff.[3]
  Borussia Dortmund 89.000
  Porto 86.000
  Manchester United 82.000
  Shakhtar Donetsk 81.000
  Benfica[LP] 80.000
  Napoli 78.000
  Tottenham Hotspur 67.000
  Roma 64.000
Pot 3
Team Coeff.[3]
  Liverpool 62.000
  Schalke 04 62.000
  Lyon 59.500
  Monaco 57.000
  Ajax[LP] 53.500
  CSKA Moscow 45.000
  PSV Eindhoven[CP] 36.000
  Valencia 36.000
Pot 4
Team Coeff.[3]
  Viktoria Plzeň 33.000
  Club Brugge 29.500
  Galatasaray 29.500
  Young Boys[CP] 20.500
  Internazionale 16.000
  1899 Hoffenheim 14.285
  Red Star Belgrade[CP] 10.750
  AEK Athens[CP] 10.000
Notes
  1. TH Champions League title holders, automatically placed into Pot 1 as top seed.
  2. EL Europa League title holders, automatically placed into Pot 1 as second top seed.
  3. CP Winners of play-off round (Champions Path).
  4. LP Winners of play-off round (League Path).

FormatEdit

In each group, teams play against each other home-and-away in a round-robin format. The group winners and runners-up go to the round of 16, while the third-placed teams enter the Europa League round of 32.

TiebreakersEdit

Teams are ranked according to points (3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss), and if tied on points, the following tiebreaking criteria are applied, in the order given, to determine the rankings (Regulations Articles 17.01):[2]

  1. Points in head-to-head matches among tied teams;
  2. Goal difference in head-to-head matches among tied teams;
  3. Goals scored in head-to-head matches among tied teams;
  4. Away goals scored in head-to-head matches among tied teams;
  5. If more than two teams are tied, and after applying all head-to-head criteria above, a subset of teams are still tied, all head-to-head criteria above are reapplied exclusively to this subset of teams;
  6. Goal difference in all group matches;
  7. Goals scored in all group matches;
  8. Away goals scored in all group matches;
  9. Wins in all group matches;
  10. Away wins in all group matches;
  11. Disciplinary points (red card = 3 points, yellow card = 1 point, expulsion for two yellow cards in one match = 3 points);
  12. UEFA club coefficient.

GroupsEdit

The group stage matches will be played from 18–19 September, 2–3 October, 23–24 October, 6–7 November, 27–28 November, up to 11–12 December 2018.[1] The scheduled kickoff times are 21:00 CEST/CET, with two matches on each Tuesday and Wednesday scheduled for 18:55 CEST/CET.

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification DOR ATM BRU MON
1   Borussia Dortmund 6 4 1 1 10 2 +8 13[a] Advance to knockout phase 4–0 0–0 3–0
2   Atlético Madrid 6 4 1 1 9 6 +3 13[a] 2–0 3–1 2–0
3   Club Brugge 6 1 3 2 6 5 +1 6 Transfer to Europa League 0–1 0–0 1–1
4   Monaco 6 0 1 5 2 14 −12 1 0–2 1–2 0–4
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
Notes:
  1. 1.0 1.1 Head-to-head goal difference: Borussia Dortmund +2, Atlético Madrid –2.
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
21:00
Club Brugge   0–1   Borussia Dortmund Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges
Attendance: 25,181[5]
Referee: Danny Makkelie (Netherlands)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025053/index.html
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
21:00
Monaco   1–2   Atlético Madrid Stade Louis II, Monaco
Attendance: 10,575[5]
Referee: Willie Collum (Scotland)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025054/index.html

3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
21:00
Atlético Madrid   3–1   Club Brugge Wanda Metropolitano, Madrid
Attendance: 55,742[6]
Referee: Ivan Kružliak (Slovakia)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025077/index.html
3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
21:00
Borussia Dortmund   3–0   Monaco Westfalenstadion, Dortmund
Attendance: 66,099[6]
Referee: Aleksei Kulbakov (Belarus)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025078/index.html

24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
18:55
Club Brugge   v   Monaco Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025094/index.html
24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
21:00
Borussia Dortmund   v   Atlético Madrid Westfalenstadion, Dortmund
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025093/index.html

6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
18:55
Monaco   v   Club Brugge Stade Louis II, Monaco
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025102/index.html
6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
21:00
Atlético Madrid   v   Borussia Dortmund Wanda Metropolitano, Madrid
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025101/index.html

28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
18:55
Atlético Madrid   v   Monaco Wanda Metropolitano, Madrid
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025126/index.html
28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
21:00
Borussia Dortmund   v   Club Brugge Westfalenstadion, Dortmund
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025125/index.html

11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
21:00
Club Brugge   v   Atlético Madrid Jan Breydel Stadium, Bruges
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025133/index.html
11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
21:00
Monaco   v   Borussia Dortmund Stade Louis II, Monaco
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025134/index.html

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification BAR TOT INT PSV
1   Barcelona 6 4 2 0 14 5 +9 14 Advance to knockout phase 1–1 2–0 4–0
2   Tottenham Hotspur 6 2 2 2 9 10 −1 8[a] 2–4 1–0 2–1
3   Inter Milan 6 2 2 2 6 7 −1 8[a] Transfer to Europa League 1–1 2–1 1–1
4   PSV Eindhoven 6 0 2 4 6 13 −7 2 1–2 2–2 1–2
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
Notes:
  1. 1.0 1.1 Head-to-head away goals: Tottenham Hotspur 1, Inter Milan 0.
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
18:55
Barcelona   4–0   PSV Eindhoven Camp Nou, Barcelona
Attendance: 73,462[5]
Referee: Anastasios Sidiropoulos (Greece)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025055/index.html
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
18:55
Internazionale   2–1   Tottenham Hotspur San Siro, Milan
Attendance: 64,123[5]
Referee: Clément Turpin (France)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025056/index.html

3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
21:00 (20:00 BST)
Tottenham Hotspur   2–4   Barcelona Wembley Stadium, London[note 1]
Attendance: 82,137[6]
Referee: Felix Zwayer (Germany)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025079/index.html
3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
21:00
PSV Eindhoven   1–2   Internazionale Philips Stadion, Eindhoven
Attendance: 34,750[6]
Referee: Milorad Mažić (Serbia)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025080/index.html

24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
18:55
PSV Eindhoven   v   Tottenham Hotspur Philips Stadion, Eindhoven
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025095/index.html
24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
21:00
Barcelona   v   Internazionale Camp Nou, Barcelona
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025096/index.html

6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
21:00 (20:00 GMT)
Tottenham Hotspur   v   PSV Eindhoven Wembley Stadium, London[note 1]
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025103/index.html
6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
21:00
Internazionale   v   Barcelona San Siro, Milan
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025104/index.html

28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
21:00
PSV Eindhoven   v   Barcelona Philips Stadion, Eindhoven
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025127/index.html
28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
21:00 (20:00 GMT)
Tottenham Hotspur   v   Internazionale Wembley Stadium, London[note 1]
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025128/index.html

11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
21:00
Barcelona   v   Tottenham Hotspur Camp Nou, Barcelona
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025135/index.html
11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
21:00
Internazionale   v   PSV Eindhoven San Siro, Milan
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025136/index.html

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification PAR LIV NAP ZVE
1   Paris Saint-Germain 6 3 2 1 17 9 +8 11 Advance to knockout phase 2–1 2–2 6–1
2   Liverpool 6 3 0 3 9 7 +2 9[a] 3–2 1–0 4–0
3   Napoli 6 2 3 1 7 5 +2 9[a] Transfer to Europa League 1–1 1–0 3–1
4   Red Star Belgrade 6 1 1 4 5 17 −12 4 1–4 2–0 0–0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
Notes:
  1. 1.0 1.1 Goals in all group matches: Liverpool 9, Napoli 7.
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
21:00 (20:00 BST)
Liverpool   3–2   Paris Saint-Germain Anfield, Liverpool
Attendance: 52,478[5]
Referee: Cüneyt Çakır (Turkey)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025057/index.html
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
21:00
Red Star Belgrade   0–0   Napoli Red Star Stadium, Belgrade
Attendance: 49,112[5]
Referee: Szymon Marciniak (Poland)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025058/index.html

3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
18:55
Paris Saint-Germain   6–1   Red Star Belgrade Parc des Princes, Paris
Attendance: 39,979[6]
Referee: Artur Soares Dias (Portugal)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025082/index.html
3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
21:00
Napoli   1–0   Liverpool Stadio San Paolo, Naples
Attendance: 37,057[6]
Referee: Viktor Kassai (Hungary)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025081/index.html

24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
21:00
Paris Saint-Germain   v   Napoli Parc des Princes, Paris
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025097/index.html
24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
21:00 (20:00 BST)
Liverpool   v   Red Star Belgrade Anfield, Liverpool
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025098/index.html

6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
18:55
Red Star Belgrade   v   Liverpool Red Star Stadium, Belgrade
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025106/index.html
6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
21:00
Napoli   v   Paris Saint-Germain Stadio San Paolo, Naples
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025105/index.html

28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
21:00
Paris Saint-Germain   v   Liverpool Parc des Princes, Paris
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025129/index.html
28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
21:00
Napoli   v   Red Star Belgrade Stadio San Paolo, Naples
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025130/index.html

11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
21:00 (20:00 GMT)
Liverpool   v   Napoli Anfield, Liverpool
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025137/index.html
11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
21:00
Red Star Belgrade   v   Paris Saint-Germain Red Star Stadium, Belgrade
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025138/index.html

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification POR SCH GAL LOM
1   Porto 6 5 1 0 15 6 +9 16 Advance to knockout phase 3–1 1–0 4–1
2   Schalke 04 6 3 2 1 6 4 +2 11 1–1 2–0 1–0
3   Galatasaray 6 1 1 4 5 8 −3 4 Transfer to Europa League 2–3 0–0 3–0
4   Lokomotiv Moscow 6 1 0 5 4 12 −8 3 1–3 0–1 2–0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
21:00 (22:00 TRT)
Galatasaray   3–0   Lokomotiv Moscow Türk Telekom Stadium, Istanbul
Attendance: 43,542[5]
Referee: Gianluca Rocchi (Italy)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025059/index.html
18 September 2018 (2018-09-18)
21:00
Schalke 04   1–1   Porto Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen
Attendance: 45,755[5]
Referee: Jesús Gil Manzano (Spain)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025060/index.html

3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
18:55 (19:55 MSK)
Lokomotiv Moscow   0–1   Schalke 04 RZD Arena, Moscow
Attendance: 21,471[6]
Referee: Anthony Taylor (England)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025084/index.html
3 October 2018 (2018-10-03)
21:00 (20:00 WEST)
Porto   1–0   Galatasaray Estádio do Dragão, Porto
Attendance: 42,711[6]
Referee: Michael Oliver (England)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025083/index.html

24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
21:00 (22:00 MSK)
Lokomotiv Moscow   v   Porto RZD Arena, Moscow
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025099/index.html
24 October 2018 (2018-10-24)
21:00 (22:00 TRT)
Galatasaray   v   Schalke 04 Türk Telekom Stadium, Istanbul
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025100/index.html

6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
21:00 (20:00 WET)
Porto   v   Lokomotiv Moscow Estádio do Dragão, Porto
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025107/index.html
6 November 2018 (2018-11-06)
21:00
Schalke 04   v   Galatasaray Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025108/index.html

28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
18:55 (20:55 MSK)
Lokomotiv Moscow   v   Galatasaray RZD Arena, Moscow
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025131/index.html
28 November 2018 (2018-11-28)
21:00 (20:00 WET)
Porto   v   Schalke 04 Estádio do Dragão, Porto
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025132/index.html

11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
18:55 (20:55 TRT)
Galatasaray   v   Porto Türk Telekom Stadium, Istanbul
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025139/index.html
11 December 2018 (2018-12-11)
18:55
Schalke 04   v   Lokomotiv Moscow Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025140/index.html

Group EEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification BAY AJX BEN AEK
1   Bayern Munich 6 4 2 0 15 5 +10 14 Advance to knockout phase 1–1 5–1 2–0
2   Ajax 6 3 3 0 11 5 +6 12 3–3 1–0 3–0
3   Benfica 6 2 1 3 6 11 −5 7 Transfer to Europa League 0–2 1–1 1–0
4   AEK Athens 6 0 0 6 2 13 −11 0 0–2 0–2 2–3
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
18:55
Ajax   3–0   AEK Athens Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam
Attendance: 52,285[8]
Referee: Carlos del Cerro Grande (Spain)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025061/index.html
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
21:00 (20:00 WEST)
Benfica   0–2   Bayern Munich Estádio da Luz, Lisbon
Attendance: 60,274[8]
Referee: Antonio Mateu Lahoz (Spain)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025062/index.html

2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
21:00
Bayern Munich   1–1   Ajax Allianz Arena, Munich
Attendance: 70,000[9]
Referee: Pavel Královec (Czech Republic)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025069/index.html
2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
21:00 (22:00 EEST)
AEK Athens   2–3   Benfica Olympic Stadium, Athens
Attendance: 31,154[9]
Referee: Orel Grinfeld (Israel)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025070/index.html

23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
18:55 (19:55 EEST)
AEK Athens   v   Bayern Munich Olympic Stadium, Athens
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025085/index.html
23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
21:00
Ajax   v   Benfica Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025086/index.html

7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
21:00
Bayern Munich   v   AEK Athens Allianz Arena, Munich
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025109/index.html
7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
21:00 (20:00 WET)
Benfica   v   Ajax Estádio da Luz, Lisbon
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025110/index.html

27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
18:55 (19:55 EET)
AEK Athens   v   Ajax Olympic Stadium, Athens
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025117/index.html
27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
21:00
Bayern Munich   v   Benfica Allianz Arena, Munich
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025118/index.html

12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
21:00
Ajax   v   Bayern Munich Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025141/index.html
12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
21:00 (20:00 WET)
Benfica   v   AEK Athens Estádio da Luz, Lisbon
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025142/index.html

Group FEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification MC LYO SHK HOF
1   Manchester City 6 4 1 1 16 6 +10 13 Advance to knockout phase 1–2 6–0 2–1
2   Lyon 6 1 5 0 12 11 +1 8 2–2 2–2 2–2
3   Shakhtar Donetsk 6 1 3 2 8 16 −8 6 Transfer to Europa League 0–3 1–1 2–2
4   1899 Hoffenheim 6 0 3 3 11 14 −3 3 1–2 3–3 2–3
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
18:55 (19:55 EEST)
Shakhtar Donetsk   2–2   1899 Hoffenheim Metalist Stadium, Kharkiv[note 2]
Attendance: 28,336[8]
Referee: Jakob Kehlet (Denmark)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025063/index.html
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
21:00 (20:00 BST)
Manchester City   1–2   Lyon City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester
Attendance: 40,111[8]
Referee: Daniele Orsato (Italy)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025064/index.html

2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
18:55
1899 Hoffenheim   1–2   Manchester City Rhein-Neckar-Arena, Sinsheim
Attendance: 24,851[9]
Referee: Damir Skomina (Slovenia)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025072/index.html
2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
21:00
Lyon   2–2   Shakhtar Donetsk Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Décines-Charpieu
Attendance: 0[9][note 3]
Referee: Andris Treimanis (Latvia)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025071/index.html

23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
21:00
1899 Hoffenheim   v   Lyon Rhein-Neckar-Arena, Sinsheim
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025087/index.html
23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
21:00 (22:00 EEST)
Shakhtar Donetsk   v   Manchester City Metalist Stadium, Kharkiv[note 2]
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025088/index.html

7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
21:00
Lyon   v   1899 Hoffenheim Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Décines-Charpieu
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025111/index.html
7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
21:00 (20:00 GMT)
Manchester City   v   Shakhtar Donetsk City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025112/index.html

27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
21:00
1899 Hoffenheim   v   Shakhtar Donetsk Rhein-Neckar-Arena, Sinsheim
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025119/index.html
27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
21:00
Lyon   v   Manchester City Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Décines-Charpieu
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025120/index.html

12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
21:00 (22:00 EET)
Shakhtar Donetsk   v   Lyon Metalist Stadium, Kharkiv[note 2]
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025143/index.html
12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
21:00 (20:00 GMT)
Manchester City   v   1899 Hoffenheim City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025144/index.html

Group GEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification RMA ROM PLZ CSKA
1   Real Madrid 6 4 0 2 12 5 +7 12 Advance to knockout phase 3–0 2–1 0–3
2   Roma 6 3 0 3 11 8 +3 9 0–2 5–0 3–0
3   Viktoria Plzeň 6 2 1 3 7 16 −9 7[a] Transfer to Europa League 0–5 2–1 2–2
4   CSKA Moscow 6 2 1 3 8 9 −1 7[a] 1–0 1–2 1–2
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
Notes:
  1. 1.0 1.1 Head-to-head points: Viktoria Plzeň 4, CSKA Moscow 1.
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
21:00
Real Madrid   3–0   Roma Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid
Attendance: 69,251[8]
Referee: Björn Kuipers (Netherlands)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025065/index.html
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
21:00
Viktoria Plzeň   2–2   CSKA Moscow Doosan Arena, Plzeň
Attendance: 11,312[8]
Referee: Benoît Bastien (France)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025066/index.html

2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
21:00 (22:00 MSK)
CSKA Moscow   1–0   Real Madrid Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow[note 4]
Attendance: 71,811[9]
Referee: Ovidiu Hațegan (Romania)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025073/index.html
2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
21:00
Roma   5–0   Viktoria Plzeň Stadio Olimpico, Rome
Attendance: 41,243[9]
Referee: Paweł Raczkowski (Poland)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025074/index.html

23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
21:00
Roma   v   CSKA Moscow Stadio Olimpico, Rome
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025089/index.html
23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
21:00
Real Madrid   v   Viktoria Plzeň Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025090/index.html

7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
18:55 (20:55 MSK)
CSKA Moscow   v   Roma Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow[note 4]
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025113/index.html
7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
21:00
Viktoria Plzeň   v   Real Madrid Doosan Arena, Plzeň
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025114/index.html

27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
18:55 (20:55 MSK)
CSKA Moscow   v   Viktoria Plzeň Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow[note 4]
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025122/index.html
27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
21:00
Roma   v   Real Madrid Stadio Olimpico, Rome
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025121/index.html

12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
18:55
Real Madrid   v   CSKA Moscow Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025145/index.html
12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
18:55
Viktoria Plzeň   v   Roma Doosan Arena, Plzeň
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025146/index.html

Group HEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification JUV MU VAL YB
1   Juventus 6 4 0 2 9 4 +5 12 Advance to knockout phase 1–2 1–0 3–0
2   Manchester United 6 3 1 2 7 4 +3 10 0–1 0–0 1–0
3   Valencia 6 2 2 2 6 6 0 8 Transfer to Europa League 0–2 2–1 3–1
4   Young Boys 6 1 1 4 4 12 −8 4 2–1 0–3 1–1
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
21:00
Young Boys   0–3   Manchester United Stade de Suisse, Bern
Attendance: 31,120[8]
Referee: Deniz Aytekin (Germany)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025067/index.html
19 September 2018 (2018-09-19)
21:00
Valencia   0–2   Juventus Mestalla, Valencia
Attendance: 46,067[8]
Referee: Felix Brych (Germany)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025068/index.html

2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
18:55
Juventus   3–0   Young Boys Juventus Stadium, Turin
Attendance: 40,961[9]
Referee: Sergei Karasev (Russia)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025075/index.html
2 October 2018 (2018-10-02)
21:05 (20:05 BST)[note 5]
Manchester United   0–0   Valencia Old Trafford, Manchester
Attendance: 73,569[9]
Referee: Slavko Vinčić (Slovenia)
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025076/index.html

23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
18:55
Young Boys   v   Valencia Stade de Suisse, Bern
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025092/index.html
23 October 2018 (2018-10-23)
21:00 (20:00 BST)
Manchester United   v   Juventus Old Trafford, Manchester
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025091/index.html

7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
18:55
Valencia   v   Young Boys Mestalla, Valencia
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025116/index.html
7 November 2018 (2018-11-07)
21:00
Juventus   v   Manchester United Juventus Stadium, Turin
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025115/index.html

27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
21:00 (20:00 GMT)
Manchester United   v   Young Boys Old Trafford, Manchester
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025123/index.html
27 November 2018 (2018-11-27)
21:00
Juventus   v   Valencia Juventus Stadium, Turin
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025124/index.html

12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
21:00
Young Boys   v   Juventus Stade de Suisse, Bern
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025147/index.html
12 December 2018 (2018-12-12)
21:00
Valencia   v   Manchester United Mestalla, Valencia
https://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2019/matches/round=2000980/match=2025148/index.html

NotesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Tottenham Hotspur play their home matches at Wembley Stadium, London, instead of their regular stadium Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, due to delays with the construction of their new stadium.[7]
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Shakhtar Donetsk play their home matches at Metalist Stadium, Kharkiv, instead of their regular stadium Donbass Arena, Donetsk, due to the war conditions in Eastern Ukraine.
  3. The Lyon v Shakhtar Donetsk match was played behind closed doors due to punishment by UEFA.[10]
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 CSKA Moscow play their home matches at the Luzhniki Stadium instead of their regular stadium VEB Arena, Moscow.[11]
  5. The Manchester United v Valencia match, originally scheduled for 21:00 CEST, was delayed to 21:05 CEST due to late team arrival caused by heavy traffic.[12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "2018/19 Champions League match and draw calendar". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 9 January 2018. Retrieved 9 January 2018.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Regulations of the UEFA Champions League 2018/19" (PDF). UEFA.com. 25 February 2018.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "Club coefficients". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 10 August 2018. Retrieved 13 January 2019.
  4. "Country coefficients 2016/17". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. 6 June 2017. Retrieved 28 February 2018.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 "Full Time Summary Matchday 1 – Tuesday 18 September 2018" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 18 September 2018. Retrieved 18 September 2018.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7 "Full Time Summary Matchday 2 – Wednesday 3 October 2018" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 3 October 2018. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  7. Kilpatrick, Dan. "Tottenham confirm Wembley date for Manchester City match and stadium will stage Champions League group stage". Evening Standard.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.7 "Full Time Summary Matchday 1 – Wednesday 19 September 2018" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 19 September 2018. Retrieved 19 September 2018.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.6 9.7 "Full Time Summary Matchday 2 – Tuesday 2 October 2018" (PDF). UEFA.org. Union of European Football Associations. 2 October 2018. Retrieved 2 October 2018.
  10. "UEFA order Lyon to play Champions League game behind closed doors". ESPN. 27 August 2018. Retrieved 31 August 2018.
  11. "Luzhniki to host UCL games". PFC CSKA Moscow. Retrieved 19 September 2018.
  12. "PREVIEW Man United vs Valencia DELAYED: Live stream, TV channel, kick off time and team news in Champions League match". The Sun. 2 October 2018. Retrieved 2 October 2018.

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