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Man City Face Tough UEFA Cup Draw

Man City Face Tough UEFA Cup Draw

Manchester City have been drawn in Group A in the UEFA Cup draw.

Out of the five teams in the group the top three will progress into the final knockout stages.

Group A
Schalke 04
Paris Saint-Germain
Manchester City
Racing Santander
FC Twente

The first set of matches will take place on 23 October.

Further details will be published in due course.

Update

City will travel to Paris Saint-Germain and Steve McClaren's FC Twente while our two home games will be against Schalke and Racing Santander.



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Writer:Tudor
Date:Tuesday October 7 2008
Time: 11:26AM

Comments

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I don't think it is tough as it looks. Having said that there are no easy games at this stage. Look forward to meeting with 'The Wally with the Brolly'
alphieblues
07/10/2008 11:33:00
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it could have been a hell of a lot tougher........
lincolnblue
07/10/2008 11:38:00
0
Steve McClaren in charge of FC Twente ha ha. Wonder if he's still talking with a Dutch accent? What a twit!
Tudor
07/10/2008 11:41:00
0
Tough group that.
The Fear
07/10/2008 12:13:00
0
the more I look at the group the more I think it is not a bad group at all.......
lincolnblue
07/10/2008 12:33:00
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I don't think its that tough... its challenging but not impossible!
ArabianKnight
07/10/2008 12:37:00
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I agree with lincolnblue on this and think we'll make the knockout stages for sure.
Tudor
07/10/2008 12:39:00
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PSG and Twente away.....Shalke and Santander home....probably what I expected......dates will be important now.......we could do with not palying on the matchday 1.......as we have Newcastle away on the Monday night before it !...and if we are away......it will be hard work that...
lincolnblue
07/10/2008 12:47:00
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Each team plays two matches at home and two away, with the top three teams from each group qualifying for the last 32. Ties to be played on October 23, November 6, November 27, December 3/4 and December 17/18.
Tudor
07/10/2008 12:48:00
0
City coming to Paris! My goodness me!
Johnny Baguette
07/10/2008 13:23:00
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