“The champiiioooonnnnsssss” — the Champions League anthem will be playing at Anfield in less than a month, for the first time since December 2009.
On Thursday, Brendan Rodgers will find out which teams his side will be facing when they return to Europe’s elite competition when the draw takes place in Monaco.
Liverpool are seeded in pot three, meaning they will face one side from pot one, two and four. There is the potential for an extremely tough draw. Here are the full pots and seeds:
LIVERPOOL #lfc Favourable draw: Benfica, FC Basel, Malmo Unforgiving draw: Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Roma
— Dale Johnson (@dalejohnsonESPN) August 27, 2014
Zenit St. Petersburg
Seedings via the excellent Dale Johnson.
The draw takes place in Monaco on Thursday (4.45pm UK).
Matchday 1 16–17 September 2014
Matchday 2 30 September–1 October 2014
Matchday 3 21–22 October 2014
Matchday 4 4–5 November 2014
Matchday 5 25–26 November 2014
Matchday 6 9–10 December 2014