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It’s Juventus v Chelsea And Milan v Zenit In Champions League

Not bad draws in the for both and . These are the only two Serie A sides represented in the group stages as were eliminated on penalties by Sporting Braga earlier in the week.

Milan face Zenit, Anderlecht and Liga side while Juventus take on , Shakhtar Donetsk and newcomers FC Nordsjaellandin the Champions League draw.

Milan were one of the top seeds, and they will be happy to have avoided some of the lower seeded big names like , and Dortmund. In a group with Luciano Spalletti’s Zenit St. Petersburg, Belgians Anderlecht and Liga side Malaga, AC Milan has to feel confident that they can progress to the knockout stages.

The task of advancing will be a little tougher for Juventus as they have been drawn against reigning champions Chelsea, Ukrainians Shakhtar Donetsk and Danish debutants FC Nordsjaellandin. Chelsea and Shakhtar will be tough opponents, but if Juve can get maximum points from their home matches they will advance to the knockout stages.

Undoubtedly the Group of Death is D, containing , Manchester City, Ajax and .

Here are all the Champions League groups:

Group A:
Porto
Dynamo Kiev
Paris St Germain
Dinamo Zagreb

Group B:
Arsenal
Schalke
Olympiacos
Montpellier

Group C:
AC Milan
Zenit St Petersburg
Anderlecht
Malaga

Group D:
Real Madrid
Man City
Ajax
Borussia Dortmund

Group E:
Chelsea
Shakhtar Donetsk
Juventus
FC Nordsjaelland

Group F:
Bayern Munich
Valencia
Lille
BATE Borisov

Group G:
Barcelona
Benfica
Spartak Moscow
Celtic

Group H:
Man Utd
Braga
Galatasaray