2006â€“07 UEFA Champions League
The UEFA Champions League 2006 /07 was the 15th season of the most important European competition for club teams in football under this name and the 52nd overall. The competition participated in this year 73 teams from 49 state associations part. The competition began with the first qualifying round on 11 July 2006 and ended with the final at the Olympiastadion Spyridon Louis in Athens on 23 May 2007. Winner was AC Milan, which was initially finished second in Serie A, after the discovery of manipulations but was demoted to third place and thus had only qualify for the group stage.
- 3.1 Group A
- 3.2 Group B
- 3.3 Group C
- 3.4 Group D
- 3.5 Group E
- 3.6 Group F
- 3.7 Group G
- 3.8 Group H
In the game mode, there were no changes compared to the previous season. Case of a tie between two or more teams after the group matches, the ranking was determined by the following criteria:
First qualifying round
The first legs took place on 11-12. July, the return matches on 18-19. July 2006.
Second qualifying round
The first legs took place on 25-26. July, the return matches on 1/2 August 2006 instead.
Third qualifying round
The winners qualified for the group stage and were losing in the first round of the UEFA Cup in 2006/ 07 to continue.
The first legs were held on 8/9 August, the return matches on 22-23. August 2006 instead.
At the group stage, attracted 32 teams (up to H A) played in 8 groups of 4 teams each. On 24 August 2006, the draw for the group stage was held. Among the 16 winners of the third qualifying round of the Masters of the 10 highest ranked state associations and the runners-up from the countries were drawn to # 1 to 6 of UEFA five year ranking. For each group, the first- and second-placed teams came into the second round, while the third-placed team continued to play in the UEFA Cup. The Group Last resigned from the European competitions.
The first legs took place on 20-21. February, the return matches on 6/7 March 2007.
The first legs were on 3/4 April and the return matches on 10-11. Of April 2007.
The first legs took place on 24-25. April and the return matches on 1/2 May 2007.