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UEFA Champions League 2016/17 Draw

Updated: 25 August 2016 23:10 IST - Published: 25 August 2016 19:15 IST
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That brings us to the end of tonight's show! Thanks for joining us and keep checking Sportskeeda.com for reactions and analysis of tonight's event!

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Ronaldo's first act is to give credti to his fellow nominees and apologises to Griezmann for defeating him in both finals.

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CRISTIANO RONALDO WINS THE UEFA BEST PLAYER IN EUROPE AWARD!

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Gareth Bale also expresses his pleasure about Wales Euro campaign, as does Griezmann for France

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Ronaldo is asked if last season was his best ever. He answers, 'Probably' namechecking his teammates in Real Madrid and Portugal

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A lengthy video of their feats this past season commences - and this is a feast for the eyes. Some truly stunning goals in there!

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The men's award is up next, and we have three players from the city of Madrid, with Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Antoine Griezmann nominated.

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With not much fanfare, Ada Hegerberg wins the award!

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The women's award is up - with Ada Hegerberg, Amandine Henry and Dzsenifer Marozsan nominated. I'll give you some time to google them

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Don't go away yet! The Best Player in Europe award is next!

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Here's the final draw:
 
Group A
Paris St. Germain
Arsenal
FC Basel
PFC Ludogorets
 
Group B
Benfica
Napoli
Dynamo Kiev
Besiktas
 
Group C
Barcelona
Manchester City
Borussia Monchengladbach
Celtic
 
 Group D
Bayern Munich
Atletico de Madrid
PSV Eindhoven
FC Rostov
 
 Group E
CSKA Moscow
Bayer Leverkusen
Tottenham Hotspur
AS Monaco
 
 Group F
Real Madrid
Borussia Dortmund
Sporting Clube de Portugal
Legia Warsaw
 
 Group G
Leicester City
FC Porto
Club Brugge
FC Kobenhavn
 
 Group H
Juventus 
Sevilla 
Lyon 
Dinamo Zagreb 

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Celtic will face Barcelona, Manchester City and Gladbach in Group C! Some amazing fixtures in there, including a British derby

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Besiktas are drawn in Group B, where they will join Benfica, Napoli and Dynamo Kiev

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FC Rostov are drawn in Group D, where they will face Bayern Munich, Atletico and PSV - what a way to make your debut!

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Dinamo Zagreb are drawn in Group H, where they will join Juventus, Sevilla and Lyon. Easy.

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AS Monaco are drawn in Group E, where they will face Leverkusen, CSKA Moscow and Tottenham!

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Polish side Legia Warsaw are handed a tough draw with Real Madrid, Dortmund and Sporting Portugal in Group F 

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FC Kobenhavn are drawn with Leicester, Brugge and Porto in Group G! Is this the Europa League draw?

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PFC Ludogorets are drawn with PSG, Arsenal and FC Basel in Group A!

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Real Madrid legend Roberto Carlos is up next and will draw Pot 4, which include Celtic, Monaco and newcomers Rostov

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Here's the updated draw:

Group A
Paris St. Germain
Arsenal
FC Basel

Group B
Benfica
Napoli
Dynamo Kiev

Group C
Barcelona
Manchester City
Borussia Monchengladbach

Group D
Bayern Munich
Atletico de Madrid
PSV Eindhoven

Group E
CSKA Moscow
Bayer Leverkusen
Tottenham Hotspur

Group F
Real Madrid
Borussia Dortmund
Sporting Clube de Portugal

Group G
Leicester City
FC Porto
Club Brugge

Group H
Juventus
Sevilla
Lyon

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Borussia Monchengladbach are drawn with Barcelona and Manchester City in Group C. Let's give them a challenge people

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FC Basel are drawn with PSG and Arsenal in Group A - a return for Mo Elneny there!

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Belgium's Club Brugge are drawn with Leicester City and FC Porto in Group G. Somewhere, Gary Lineker is laughing maniacally in his underpants.

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PSV Eindhoven are drawn with Bayern Munich and Atletico de Madrid in Group D. Oh dear.

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Dynamo Kiev are drawn with Benfica and Napoli in Group B

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Tottenham are up next and they can only be assigned to Group E, where they face a relatively easy draw of CSKA Moscow and Bayer Leverkusen

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Sporting Clube de Portugal are up next - and they are drawn with Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund in Group F. The Portuguese club's directors wince.

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Lyon are drawn with Juventus and Sevilla in Group H. This is a rather tough group!

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Lyon are up first - they can go in Groups E,F,G or H

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Tottenham and Lyon are among the big names from Pot 3. Ruud gets us underway!

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Pot 3 will be drawn by Manchester 'City' (Yes, that's what the female announcer said) legend Ruud van Nistelrooy. She corrects her error soon enough though. Phew

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Here's the updated draw as Henry heads off stage:

Group A
Paris St. Germain
Arsenal

Group B
Benfica
Napoli

Group C
Barcelona
Manchester City

Group D
Bayern Munich
Atletico de Madrid

Group E
CSKA Moscow
Bayer Leverkusen

Group F
Real Madrid
Borussia Dortmund

Group G
Leicester City
FC Porto

Group H
Juventus
Sevilla

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Manchester City are drawn in Group C, where they will face Barcelona yet again! A return for Pep Guardiola!

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Atletico de Madrid are automatically assigned to Group D, where they will face Bayern Munich. Big game this!

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Bayer Leverkusen can only be drawn in Group E, where they face CSKA Moscow

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Napoli up next, and they join Benfica in Group B - this is shaping up to be a quite weak group

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Arsenal are drawn in Group A! Where they will meet Paris St. Germain - Henry responds 'not bad'!

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Henry draws his former side Arsenal

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Dortmund joins Real Madrid in Group F! WHAT A BLOCKBUSTER FIXTURE!

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Henry picks out Borussia Dortmund - they can only be drawn in Group E or F

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Sevilla are drawn with JUVENTUS in Group H! They'll hate that

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Henry draws Sevilla next, they can only be in Groups A, B, D, E or H

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Porto are drawn with Leicester City in Group G!

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Henry picks out FC Porto ... They can only be drawn in Groups E, F, G and H

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Pot 2 with the likes of Arsenal, Atletico de Madrid and Manchester City are up next..

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Clarence Seedorf leaves and is replaced by Arsenal legend Thierry Henry. He'll be deciding the fate of his former side.

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Here's the draw so far:

Group A
Paris St. Germain

Group B
Benfica


Group C
Barcelona


Group D
Bayern Munich


Group E
CSKA Moscow


Group F
Real Madrid


Group G
Leicester City


Group H
Juventus