Posted on August 28, 2008
The Champions League group stage draw took place in Monaco on Thursday, with five British teams having their fates decided.
When the draw got under way, Chelsea were put into group A, Arsenal were put into group G, Liverpool found themselves in group D, while defending champions Manchester United slotted into group E.
Scottish side Celtic were unfortunate to be draw in the same group as the Red Devils, while German threat Bayern Munich drew Lyon and Fiorentina in Group F.
Chelsea, Roma, Bordeaux, CFR Clujnapoca
Inter Milan, Werder Bremen, Panathanaikos, Anorthorsis Famagusta
Barcelona, Sporting Lisbon, FC Basel, Shakhtar Donetsk
Liverpool, PSV, Marseille, Atletico Madrid
Man United, Villareal, Celtic, AAB Aalborg
Lyon, Bayern Munich, Steaua Bucharest, Fiorentina
Arsenal, Porto, Fenerbahçe, Dynamo Kiev
Real Madrid, Juventus, Zenit St Petersburg, Bate Borisov