Messi and Ronaldo will resume the rivalry they developed when the Portuguese superstar was at Real Madrid. Between them they have won 11 of the last 12 Ballons d’Or. The two heavyweights were drawn in Group G along with Dynamo Kiev of Ukraine and Ferencvaros, the Hungarian club returning to the group stage for the first time in quarter of a century.
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE DRAW
- Group A: Bayern Munich, Atletico Madrid, Red Bull Salzberg, Lokomotiv Moscow.
- Group B: Real Madrid, Shakhtar Donetsk, Inter Milan, Borussia Monchengladbach.
- Group C: FC Porto, Manchester City, Olympiakos, Marseille.
- Group D: Liverpool, Ajax, Atalanta, Midtjylland.
- Group E: Sevilla, Chelsea, Krasnodar, Rennes.
- Group F: Zenit St Petersburg, Borussia Dortmund, Lazio, Club Brugge.
- Group G: Juventus, Barcelona, Dynamo Kyiv, Ferencvaros.
- Group H: Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester United, RB Leipzig, Istanbul Basaksehir.