The UEFA Youth League domestic champions trail has kicked off with a initial turn initial legs 32 contenders, including former winners Chelsea, began their campaigns. The second legs are on Tuesday and Wednesday.
- Second turn on 7 28 November: pull already made.
- Second-round winners accommodate UEFA Champions League trail organisation runners-up in play-offs.
- Play-off winners join organisation winners in turn of 16.
Tuesday 23 October
Dinamo Zagreb v Viitorul (first leg: 1-0)
FC Admira v Anderlecht (first leg: 0-0)
Wednesday 24 October
Sheriff Tiraspol v Gabala (first leg: 1-1)
Montpellier v Å½ilina (first leg: 5-1)
Maccabi Tel-Aviv v Anji (first leg: 2-3)
Lech PoznaÅ„ v Hertha Berlin (first leg: 0-2)
Septemvri Sofia v Dynamo Kyiv (first leg: 0-1)
Szombathelyi HaladÃ¡s v Minsk (first leg: 0-1)
Vllaznia v Astana (first leg: 1-3)
Sigma Olomouc v Maribor (first leg: 1-4)
PAOK v AEL Limassol (first leg: 2-1)
Molde v Chelsea (first leg: 1-10)
Elfsborg v KR (first leg: 2-1)
HJK Helsinki v AltÄ±nordu (first leg: 1-1)
Bohemians v Midtjylland (first leg: 1-2)
Hamilton Academical v Basel (first leg: 2-2)
Tuesday 2 October
Viitorul 0-1 Dinamo Zagreb
Wednesday 3 October
Anderlecht 0-0 FC Admira
Chelsea 10-1 Molde
Minsk 1-0Â Szombathelyi HaladÃ¡s
Gabala 1-1 Sheriff Tiraspol
Dynamo Kyiv 1-0 Septemvri Sofia
Basel 2-2 Hamilton Academical
Sigma Olomouc 4-1 Maribor
KR 1-2 Elfsborg
AEL Limassol 1-2 PAOK
AltÄ±nordu 1-1 HJK Helsinki
Anji 3-2 Maccabi Tel-Aviv
Midtjylland 2-1 Bohemians
Hertha Berlin 2-0 Lech PoznaÅ„
Å½ilina 1-5 Montpellier
Thursday 4 October
Astana 3-1 Vllaznia
Second turn pull (7 28 November)
Anderlecht (BEL)/FC Admira (AUT) v Dynamo Kyiv (UKR)/Septemvri Sofia (BUL)
Midtjylland (DEN)/Bohemians (IRL) v Basel (SUI) v Hamilton Academical (SCO)
AltÄ±nordu (TUR)/HJK Helsinki (FIN) v Å½ilina (SVK)/Montpellier (FRA)
Elfsborg (SWE)/KR (ISL) v Chelsea (ENG)/Molde (NOR)
AEL Limassol (CYP)/PAOK (GRE) v Minsk (BLR)/Szombathelyi HaladÃ¡s (HUN)
Gabala (AZE)/Sheriff Tiraspol (MDA) v Hertha Berlin (GER)/Lech PoznaÅ„ (POL)
Astana (KAZ)/Vllaznia (ALB) v Viitorul (ROU)/Dinamo Zagreb (CRO)
Sigma Olomouc (CZE)/Maribor (SVN) v Anji (RUS)/Maccabi Tel-Aviv (ISR)
Domestic Champions trail guide
- This trail involves a domestic girl champions of a 32 best-ranked associations in a 2017 UEFA organisation fellow rankings (the same rankings used to confirm entrance to a 2018/19 UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League).
- Vacancies in a domestic champions trail (because a bar is instead authorised for a UEFA Champions League path, for instance AtlÃ©tico and Inter) are filled by a domestic girl champion of a subsequent best-ranked organisation (in a above cases, Moldova and Iceland).
- Chelsea, who won this foe in 2014/15 and 2015/16 though mislaid final season’s final to Barcelona, enter this path.
- Two-time semi-finalists Anderlecht keep adult their record of entering all 6 editions.
- Debuts: AEL Limassol, Anji, Bohemians, FC Admira, Hamilton Academical, Hertha Berlin, IllÃ©s AkadÃ©mia, Lech PoznaÅ„, KR, Montpellier, Septemvri Sofia, Signa Olomouc, Å½ilina.
Road to Nyon
In a pull on 17 December, a 8 Domestic Champions trail survivors will be drawn during home to a eight UEFA Champions League trail runners-up in one-off ties to be played on 12/13 Feb to confirm a 8 remaining turn of 16 berths. The other 8 places are taken by a UEFA Champions League trail organisation winners.
Play-off draw: 17 December
Play-offs: 19/20 February
Knockout pull (round of 16 onwards): 22 February
Round of 16: 12/13 February
Quarter-finals: 2/3 April
Semi-final: 26 April, Nyon
Final: 29 April, Nyon