UEFA Seedings for Champions League

UEFA Seedings for Champions League

UEFA have confirmed the seeding for tomorrow’s Champions League Group Stage draw, with the holders placed in Pot 1. Despite having a lower coefficient than five other clubs, BVB’s win in Lisbon last May sees them moved from Pot 4 last year to among the top seeds this campaign. Teams will be placed in Groups A-H respectively, emptying Pot 1 first, then … Continue reading

Daily Dortmund Diary: Tuesday 26 August

Daily Dortmund Diary: Tuesday 26 August

DAILY DORTMUND DIARY, Tuesday 26 August: Trabzonspor’s Hüseyin Avni Aker stadium has been announced as the host for the 2017 UEFA Super Cup, the first time a continental club competition has held its show-piece match in Turkey since the 2009 Europa League Final won by Shakhtar Donestsk in Istanbul. The stadium in Trabzon held off rival bids from Servette’s Stade de Geneve in Switzerland, Estadio Ramón … Continue reading

Lamps Swaps Stamford for Lower Saxony

Lamps Swaps Stamford for Lower Saxony

Frank Lampard has announced that he has signed an initial one-year deal, with the option for a second, with 1.Bundesliga side Hannover 96 after Chelsea’s all-time top goalscorer left the club this summer after letting his contract expire at Stamford Bridge. Thirty six year-old Lampard, capped 97 times by England, spent thirteen years at Chelsea after an £11m move … Continue reading