Bundesliga side RB Leipzig have been drawn against Red Bull Salzburg, Celtic and Rosenborg in Group B of the 2018/19 UEFA Europa League group stage, while DFB Cup winners Eintracht Frankfurt will face Italian and French giants Lazio and Marseille, as well as Apollon Limassol in Group H of the draw.
Last season’s fifth-place side Bayer Leverkusen will face Ludogorets, Zürich and AEK Larnaka in Group A of the Europa League to complete the groups for the Bundesliga’s three participants in the Europa League this season.
The first round of group fixtures will be played on 20 September, with UEFA to confirm the exact schedule in the coming days.
Draw in full
Bayer Leverkusen, Ludogorets, Zürich, AEK Larnava
RB Salzburg, Celtic, RB Leipzig, Rosenborg
Zenit St. Petersburg, Copenhage, Bordeaux, Slavia Prague
Anderlecht, Fenerbache, Dinamo Zagreb, Spartak Trnava
Arsenal, Sporting CP, Qarabag, Vorskla
Olympiacos, AC Milan, Real Bets, Dudelange
Villarreal, Rapid Vienna, Spartak Moscow, Rangers
Lazio, Marseille, Eintracht Frankfurt, Apollon
Besiktas, Genk, Malmö, Sarpsborg
Sevilla, Krasnodar, Standard Liege, Akhisar
Dynamo Kiev, Astana, Stade Rennes, Jablonec
Chelsea, PAOK, Bate Borisov, Vidi