The new UEFA Champions League will kick off in September, and 32 teams dream of raising the trophy on May 28, 2022 in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Chelsea Participate in the game as the defending champion, but there are also many teams looking forward to challenges, including new forces, such as Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City And traditional competitors, such as real Madrid, Juventus, Bayern Munich and Liverpool.
The game kicked off with a group stage, when 16 teams will advance to the knockout rounds, which will be played in two rounds of home and home games. The club with the most goals in the two matches advances to the next round. The final is a single game played in a neutral position.
All major games to the final will be open to American football fans. All details are as follows:
How to watch the Champions League in the U.S.
CBS and Univision will compete, including on each broadcaster’s streaming platform:
- date: 29 competition days from September 2022 to May 2022
- TV channel: CBS, CBS Sports Network-CBSSN (only for some competitions)
- Spanish TV: Univision, TUDN, UniMas, Galavision (only select matches)
- Streaming Media (English): Paramount+
- Streaming (Spanish): PrendeTV, TUDN.tv (authenticated users)
The matches shown on English and Spanish TV are also streamed fuboTV (7-day free trial).
Champions League TV and streaming schedule
In the 32-team UEFA Champions League, only 6 places remain. The winners of the next two rounds of the home and home playoff series will join the 26 teams that have reserved seats in the group stage.
Surprise Moldova Sheriff A considerable advantage was established after the first leg, and the Austrian champion RB Salzburg They were forced to fall behind due to a goal from US international Brenden Aaronson.
Another U.S. national team player Jordan Sibaceu Pefok will play for the Swiss team Young boy In the list on Wednesday, and Benfica Compared Eindhoven It is a heavyweight duel between legendary clubs.
Champions League playoffs (first round)
|date||competition||Time (ET)||TV channel||stream|
|Tuesday, August 17||RB Salzburg 2, Brondby 1||emphasize|
|Tuesday, August 17||AS Monaco 0, Shakhtar Donetsk 1||emphasize|
|Tuesday, August 17||Sheriff Tiraspol 3, Dynamo Zagreb 0||emphasize|
|Wednesday, August 18||Benfica vs. Eindhoven||3pm||——||Paramount+|
|Wednesday, August 18||Malmö FF vs. Ludogorets||3 pm||——||Paramount+|
|Wednesday, August 18||BSC Young Boys vs. Ferencvaros||3 pm||——||Paramount+|
National Champions League teams
The following are 26 teams that have directly advanced to the UEFA Champions League group stage by virtue of their domestic league results.
Spain Villarreal Joined the competition after winning the UEFA Champions League, which awards the champion a Champions League seat every season. This makes Spain the top five clubs in the championship to compete for the championship.
|Number of teams||nation||Qualified team|
|5||Spain||Atletico Madrid, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Sevilla, Villarreal|
|4||UK||Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea|
|4||Germany||Bayern Munich, RB Leipzig, Dortmund, Wolfsburg|
|4||Italy||Inter Milan, Atlanta, AC Milan, Juventus|
|2||France||Lille, Paris Saint-Germain|
|2||Portugal||Sports CP, Porto|
|1||Russia||Zenit Saint Petersburg|