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Goal lists all the draw dates for Europe's elite competition, through from the group stages to the semi-finals as Real Madrid bid to defend the title they won by defeating Atletico

With the Champions League group stages looming, Goal looks at when each draw for Europe's elite club competition will take place as Real Madrid look to defend their title.

GROUP STAGE DRAW

The draw for the group stages of the 2014-15 Champions League takes place on August 28 at 16.45 BST and includes teams such as Manchester City, Liverpool, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich.

WHICH TEAMS HAVE QUALIFIED?

Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Benfica, Atletico Madrid, Porto, Schalke, Borussia Dortmund, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain, Shakhtar Donetsk, FC Basel, Zenit, Manchester City, Olympiacos, CSKA Moscow, Ajax, Liverpool, Sporting Lisbon, Galatasaray, Anderlecht, Roma, APOEL, BATE Borisov, NK Maribor, Monaco, Arsenal, Athletic Bilbao, Bayer Leverkusen, Malmo, Ludogorets.

ROUND OF 16 DRAW

Eight of the 16 clubs that progress from the group stages will be seeded and drawn against a pot of runners-up, with the draw taking place on December 15 in Nyon.

QUARTER-FINAL DRAW

The draw for the last eight will be open - with no teams seeded - and will take place on March 20.

SEMI-FINAL DRAW

Another open draw, the semi-final pairings will be determined on April 10.

THE FINAL

The Champions League final in 2015 will take place in Berlin on June 6.

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