BATE to take on Serbia’s Partizan in Champions League qualification playoff

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BATE to take on Serbia’s Partizan in Champions League qualification playoff

FC BATE Borisov will take on Serbia's Partizan in the Champions League qualification playoff. BATE were the seeded side and thus may be considered favorites in the pair.

BATE progressed to the Champions League group stage four times and are eager to complete their fifth attempt successfully. BATE earlier defeated Videoton of Hungary 2-1 on aggregate.

Other pairs of the champions route are as follows:

Astana(KAZ) v APOEL(CYP)
Skënderbeu (ALB) v Dinamo Zagreb (CRO)
Celtic (SCO) v Malmö (SWE)
Basel(SUI) v M. Tel-Aviv (ISR)

In the league route, Valencia will take on Monaco at such an early stage. The spectacular show will begin in Spain and complete in Monaco in the return leg.

Lazio(ITA) v Leverkusen (GER)
Man. United(ENG) v Club Brugge (BEL)
Sporting CP(POR) v CSKA Moskva (RUS)
Rapid Wien(AUT) v Shakhtar Donetsk (UKR)

These games will take place August 25/26.

On August 27 in Monaco, there will be held a draw of the Champions League group stage.

Dinamo Minsk will also learn their Europa League playoff opponents today.