Europa League: Group Stage draw time for City (complete)

Jo saw time in yesterday's Europa League qualifying match. Will he play in the group stage?

The moment of truth has arrived for Manchester City, as they'll find out this afternoon who will be in their group when Europa League group play starts on September 16th. It is the first European tournament for manager Roberto Mancini with the Blues, and one that by all accounts, City are a favorite to win.

You can follow along live here, and see the results afterwards here. Review the format and rules, and take a look at City's potential opponents here (City seeded in pot 2).

We'll have a full post up afterwards, though, breaking down City's group and opponents.

UPDATE: Here are the results of the draw, with Manchester City being put in a fairly difficult group A:

Group A Group B Group C Group D
Juventus Atletico Sporting Villarreal
Manchester City Leverkusen Lille Club Brugge
Salzburg Rosenborg Levski Dinamo Zagreb
Lech Aris Gent PAOK
Group E Group F Group G Group H
AZ Alkmaar CSKA Moscow Zenit St. Petersburg Stuttgart
Dynamo Kiev Palermo RSC Anderlecht Getafe
Bate Sparta Praha AEK Athens OB
Sheriff Lausanne Hajduk Split Young Boys

Group I Group J Group K Group L
PSV Sevilla Liverpool Porto
Sampdoria PSG Steaua Besiktas
Metalist Dortmund Napoli CSKA Sofia
Debrecen Karpaty Utrecht Rapid Wien




X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Bitter and Blue

You must be a member of Bitter and Blue to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bitter and Blue. You should read them.

Join Bitter and Blue

You must be a member of Bitter and Blue to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bitter and Blue. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9353_tracker