📅 UEFA Champions League calendar: When will the matches be played?
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📅 UEFA Champions League calendar: When will the matches be played?

Europe's biggest club competition, the Champions League, is set to return this month, and all is in place following Thursday evening's draw. 

The full fixture list for the group will be released on Friday, even though there are already dates set for the 'Road to Istanbul' competition.

Here are the key dates for the 2020/21 season. 

October

  • 1 October: Group stage draw 
  • 20/21 October: Group stage, Matchday 1
  • 27/28 October: Group stage, Matchday 2

November

  • 3/4 November: Group stage, Matchday 3
  • 24/25 November: Group stage, Matchday 4

December

  • 1/2 December: Group stage, Matchday 5
  • 8/9 December: Group stage, Matchday 6
  • 14 December: Round of 16 draws, Nyon

February

  • 16/17/23/24 February: Round of 16, first leg

March

  • 9/10/16/17 March: Round of 16, second leg
  • 19 March: Quarter-final and semi-final draws, Nyon

April

  • 6/7 April: Quarter-finals, first leg
  • 13/14 April: Quarter-finals, second leg
  • 27/28 April: Semi-finals, first leg

May

  • 4/5 May: Semi-finals, second leg
  • 29 May: Final – Atatürk Olympic Stadium

All dates are provisional and subject to change by UEFA.