When is Europa Conference League draw? UK start time, live stream, pots, qualified teams for 2021/22 group stage today

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When is Europa Conference League draw? UK start time, live stream, pots, qualified teams for 2021/22 group stage today

The inaugural Europa Conference League reaches the competition proper with the group stage draw today.

Tottenham are England’s sole representative, having beaten Pacos in a play-off round, and are considered favourites alongside Roma.

Here’s everything you need to know...

When is the Europa League draw?

Date: The Europa League group-stage draw takes place today - Friday, August 27, 2021 - in Istanbul, Turkey.

UK time: The draw will commence at 12pm BST.

 (REUTERS)
(REUTERS)

How to watch the Europa League draw in the UK

TV channel: The draw will be broadcast live on BT Sport.

Live stream: The Uefa website and BT Sport website will stream the draw online, while Standard Sport will bring you all the drama on our LIVE blog.

Which teams have qualified?

Pot 1: Roma, Tottenham, Basel, Slavia Prague, Copenhagen, Gent, AZ Alkmaar, LASK

Pot 2: Feyenoord, Qarabag, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, PAOK, Rennes, Partizan, CFR Cluj, Zorya Luhansk

Pot 3: Union Berlin, CSKA Sofia, Vitesse, Slovan Bratislava, Jablonec, Alashkert, Flora Tallinn, Kairat Almaty

Pot 4: Lincoln Red Imps, Randers, Omonoia, Anorthosis, HJK Helsinki, Maccabi Haifa, Bodø/Glimt, Mura

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Europa Conference League draw rules

The 32 qualified teams will be split across four pots of eight based on club coefficient rankings.

As ever, clubs from the same league cannot be drawn into the same group.

Europa Conference League group-stage fixture dates

Matchday 1 | 16 September

Matchday 2 | 30 September

Matchday 3 | 21 October

Matchday 4 | 4 November

Matchday 5 | 25 November

Matchday 6 | 9 December

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