UEFA Champion League details the match and draw dates for the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League campaign – ending with the final at Kyiv’s NSK Olimpiyski.
Opening matches are scheduled for September 12 and 13.
Los Blancos’ draw will be labelled as a group of death, and trips to Germany and England could see them lose grip of the famous trophy.
Cristiano Ronaldo has inspired Real in the competition, but the La Liga winners will have to be at their best to retain the Champions League for a third season running.
24/08/17: Group stage draw
12–13/09/17: Group stage, matchday one
26–27/09/17: Group stage, matchday two
17–18/10/17: Group stage, matchday three
31/10/17–01/11/17: Group stage, matchday four
21–22/11/17: Group stage, matchday five
05–06/12/17: Group stage, matchday six
11/12/17: Round of 16 draw
13–14/02/18 and 20–21/02/18: Round of 16, first leg
06–07/03/18 and 13–14/03/18: Round of 16, second leg
16/03/18: Quarter-final draw
03–04/04/18: Quarter-finals, first leg
10–11/04/18: Quarter-finals, second leg
13/04/18: Semi-final and final draw
24–25/04/18: Semi-finals, first leg
01–02/05/18: Semi-finals, second leg
26/05/18: Final (NSK Olimpiyski, Kyiv)