Champions League scenarios for Chelsea, Arsenal, Man City and Liverpool

Arsene Wenger will be hoping for a favourable draw. Photo: PA

Chelsea and Arsenal will be in pot one for the Champions League group-stage draw on Thursday, with Manchester City in pot two and Liverpool in pot three. Here, Press Association Sport looks at the best and worst possible outcomes for the English quartet.


Best: Chelsea, Basle, Sporting Lisbon, Maribor Worst: Chelsea, Paris St Germain, Ajax, Roma


Best: Arsenal, Basle, Sporting, Maribor Worst: Arsenal, PSG, Ajax, Roma


Best: Benfica, Manchester City, Olympiacos, Maribor Worst: Real Madrid, Manchester City, Ajax, Roma


Best: Benfica, Basle, Liverpool, Maribor Worst: Real Madrid, PSG, Liverpool, Roma