UEFA have released the seeding positions for this season’s champions league. Arsenal join Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid among the top seeds alongside Bayern Munich.
Dortmund and Manchester City as well as Porto come in as seconds seeds with Seria A winners Juventus and Liverpool and Galatasaray were in the third pot.
The seeding coefficients are based on performance in recent champions league competitions as well as appearances in the competition, hence ensuring Arsenal being seeded higher than Dortmund and Manchester City
Here is the complete seeding:
Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Benfica, Atletico Madrid, Arsenal, Porto
Schalke, Borussia Dortmund, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain, Shakhtar Donetsk, Basel, Zenit St Petersburg, Manchester City
Bayer Leverkusen , Olympiakos, CSKA Moscow, Ajax, Liverpool, Sporting Lisbon, Galatasaray, Athletic Bilbao
Anderlecht, Roma, Steaua Bucharest*, APOEL Nicosia, BATE Borisov, Ludogorets*, Maribor, Monaco, Malmo