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Champions League: Club Brugge plays against Leicester, Porto and Copenhagen

Champion Club Brugge in the group stage of the Champions League in group G against Leicester, Porto and Copenhagen. That be the draw on Thursday in Monaco.

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Club Bruges dreaming of a poster against Barcelona or Real Madrid, which last season in the final of the kampioenenbal city rivals Atlético defeated. From the first pot came to Leicester, which last season to the surprise of everyone on the first place finisher in the Premier League.

With Porto was a sturdy opponent from the second bowl. The club of Laurent Depoitre ended last season in third place in the Primeira Liga and switched on in the play-offronde of the CL AS Roma. Pot 4 provided with Copenhagen the Danish champion as opponent. On the way to the group stage knokten the Danes pass Crusaders, Astra and ALAKE Nicosia.

Club Brugge was Thursday in the third cup when the draw for the group stage. The troops of Michel Preud’homme could be so on paper a tough opponent (such as Tottenham, Lyon and Sporting Lisbon) avoid, in the fourth pot were the lowest ranked clubs in the UEFA ranking.

For blue-black is the first entry to the group stage of the Champions League since the season 2005-2006. When killed the Team in a group with Juventus, Bayern Munich and Rapid Vienna. Last season kicked debutant AA Gent in the eighth finals of the Champions League. Therein were the Buffalo’s disabled by Wolfsburg. (Belga/NSK)

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