Champions League: Nice vs Napoli in play-offs
The UEFA Champions League trophy in the draw for the semi-finals of the competition at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, on 21 April 2017
Nice has inherited a complicated draw with Napoli in the Champions League (August 15 or 16 in Naples, returning to Nice on 22 or 23 August), Friday in Nyon (Switzerland).
In the event of success, the club ranked 3rd in Ligue 1 last season will be the third French representative, with Monaco and Paris SG directly qualified, in chicken phase whose draw will take place on August 24 in Monaco.
Napoli, 3rd in Serie A, reached the last 16 of the last edition. The Aiglons have never yet met the Italian team in competition.
The ten winning clubs will join the 22 already qualified. The losers will be transferred to the Europa League.
The draw of the dams
Track of the Champions:
Qarabag FK (AZE) – FC Copenhagen (DEN)
APOEL to Nicosia (CYP) – Slavia Prague (CZE)
Olympiacos Piraeus (GRE) – HNK Rijeka (CRO)
Celtic Glasgow (SCO) – Astana FC (KAZ)
Hapoel Beer-Sheva (ISR) – Maribor (SVN)
Track of the League:
Istanbul Basaksehir (TUR) – Sevilla FC (ESP)
Young Boys Berne (SUI) – CSKA Moscow (RUS)
Naples (ITA) – OGC Nice (FRA)
Hoffenheim (GER) – Liverpool (ENG)
Sporting Portugal (POR) – Steaua Bucharest (ROU)