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Slavia Prague Delegates Burst Into Laughter After Being Drawn In Champions League Group Of Death

Slavia Prague Delegates Burst Into Laughter After Being Drawn In Champions League Group Of Death

The 2019/20 Champions League 'group of death' was born on Thursday night when Czech first division side Slavia Prague were given the unenviable task of trying to progress in Group F.

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It was revealed that Jindřich Trpišovský's side will come up against La Liga champions Barcelona, Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund and Serie A's Inter Milan in the coming months.

An outcome that gave the world a priceless reaction from three members of the crowd.

Cameras quickly panned to the club's representatives after Champions League winning midfielder Wesley Sneijder held up Prague's name.

They could only sit and laugh at the unfolding events, as the realisation of facing three of the biggest clubs in Europe soon hit them like a ton of bricks.

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Plenty of people picked up on their hilarious reaction. "Siri, show me the definition of "if you don't laugh, you'll cry"

In terms of last night's draw, Liverpool will start their defence of their Champions League crown against last season's group stage opponents Napoli, as well as Red Bull Salzburg and Genk in Group E.

Manchester City have been handed a routine draw - having been paired with Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk for the second year running, along with Dinamo Zagreb and Atalanta.

Here is the draw in full:

Group A: Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid, Club Brugge, Galatasaray

Group B: Bayern Munich, Spurs, Olympiacos, Red Star Belgrade

Group C: Manchester City, Shakhtar, Dinamo Zagreb, Atalanta

Group D: Juventus, Atletico Madrid, Bayer Leverkusen, Lokomotiv Moscow

Group E: Liverpool, Napoli, Salzburg, Genk

Group F: FC Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund, Inter Milan, Slavia Prague

Group G: Zenit St Petersburg, Benfica, Lyon, RB Leipzig

Group H: Chelsea, Ajax, Valencia, Lille

Image: Champions League/Twitter
Image: Champions League/Twitter

The action gets under way with the first matchweek on Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 September, before two rounds of fixtures in October, two in November and the final round on December 10/11.

The 2020 Champions League final will take place at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey on 30 May.

Topics: Football News, Slavia Prague, Football, Funny, Champions League

Jack Kenmare

Jack Kenmare is a writer at SPORTbible. He's interviewed some huge names in the world of sport, including Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pele, Carles Puyol and Tim Henman. He dabbles in all things sport, but football is his biggest passion. He was once hit in the head by a wayward strike from Nicky Butt and lived to tell the tale.

 

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