What Are the Fixtures in the UEFA Champions League?


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The UEFA Champions League fixtures form a list of matches to be played in each round. Sixteen matches are played in each two-day match week in the group stage. Each club plays six matches in the group stage.

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Fixtures in the UEFA Champions League begin in early July with clubs from lower-ranked countries playing in the first of three two-match qualifying rounds. Clubs from higher-ranked countries enter in the next two rounds; the 20 clubs that survive play in a two-match playoff to enter the group stage.

The sixteen clubs that advance from the group stage play in two-match pairs in each of three elimination rounds. The two clubs that remain play in a one-match final to determine the champion.

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