Champions League group stage draw

Manchester City and Arsenal were handed the toughest draw, while Manchester United's group appears weakest of the Champions League group stage.

The Champions League group stage draw took place in Monaco on Thursday.

City were drawn in Group A, which will see them play Bayern Munich, Villarreal and Napoli in their first Champions League campaign.

Full Champions League group stage draw:

Group A: Bayern Munich, Villarreal, Manchester City, Napoli

Group B: Inter Milan, CSKA Moscow, Lille, Trabzonspor

Group C: Manchester United, Benfica, Basel, Otelul Galati

Group D: Real Madrid, Lyon, Ajax, Dinamo Zagreb

Group E: Chelsea, Valencia, Bayer Leverkusen, Genk

Group F: Arsenal, Marseille, Olympiakos, Borussia Dortmund

Group G: Porto, Shakhtar Donetsk, Zenit St Petersburg, APOEL

Group H: Barcelona, Milan, BATE Borisov, Viktoria Plzen